Global Health Career Day 2011

ghcdThe fifth annual Penn Global Health Career Day was held on Saturday, March 26, 2011.  More than 100 students, faculty and staff from institutions throughout the Greater Philadelphia area attended.  If you missed any part of the day, or wish to see it again, within a few days you will be able to view the video that was recorded.  Please bookmark this page to be able to return conveniently. 

Registration Required

Please follow this registration link to sign up online.  If your plans change after you have registered and you find you will not be able to attend, we very much appreciate your letting us know via this cancellation link.

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Career Day Videos

To access videos of the Global Health Career Day event please click the link below, which will open to the iTunes U page for the event.

Detailed Program

8:00 - 8:30 am Check-In (Continental breakfast provided)

8:30 - 9:15 am  Keynote Address:  “Global Health, Human Rights and Advocacy”

  • Introduction: Steve Larson, MD, Assistant Dean, The Center for Global Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • Speaker: Allen Keller, MD, Founder/Director, Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture

9:15 - 9:30 am Q&A/Coffee

9:30 -11:00 am Panel Discussion: “In the Service of Vulnerable Populations: Professionalism Defined” 

11:00 -11:15 am Q&A/Coffee

11:15 am – 1:00 pm Penn Faculty Discussion:  “Professionalism in Action”

1:00 – 2:00 pm Lunch (Lunch provided & tables will be hosted by program speakers)

Open to all Philadelphia-area university students, faculty & staff. This free event is sponsored by The Center for Global Health, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania


Transportation to Penn

The University of Pennsylvania campus is located in an area of West Philadelphia known as University City. Please c here for the Penn webpage that serves as a guide to using public and private transportation effectively.  The event is located on the ground floor auditorium of the Biomedical Research Building (BRB II/III) at 421 Curie Boulevard (click for Google Map).

Last updated: November 20, 2013

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