Calendar of Events 

Thursday, April 3, 2014

SPH GSO International Night 

University at Albany Cancer Research Center (CRC) Atrium, 5 pm - 8 pm

The School of Public Health Graduate Student Organization (SPH GSO) will host its annual International Night celebration and fundraiser on Thursday, April 3 from 5 pm to 8 pm at the University at Albany Cancer Research Center on the East Campus in Rensselaer, NY. Doors will open at 4:30 pm. The event is free and open to the public and will include cultural performances, complimentary international food, a silent auction and raffle.

Monday, April 7, 2014

SPH Career Panel:  Public Health Careers:  What’s Out There?

SPH Room 110A, 9 am – 10:30 am

SPH Alumni Panelists:
 Karen Hagos, MPH ’10 (NYS Dept. of Health AIDS Institute)
   Emily Light, MPH ’07 (MVP Healthcare)
 Adrian Michalski, MPH ’12 (NYS Dept. of Health)
 Katie Scheu Morelli, MPH ’10 (Columbia County Dept. of Health)
 Darlene Yule, MPH ’12 (Capital District Child Care Council)

Open to all students and staff of the School of Public Health.

RSVP to by April 3.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

5th Annual Hogarty Hogarty Family Foundation Lecture,

  Cancer Research Center (CRC)
  Reception: CRC Atrium, 5:15 pm
  Lecture: CRC Massry Conference Center, 6 pm 

Viruses, Parasites and Cancer: Tales from a cancer researcher in Africa

 Rosemary Rochford, PhD
 Vice president for Research, SUNY Upstate Medical University
 Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Seminar: Food Production under Uncertain Climate and Diminishing Resources
The Standish Room, University at Albany Science Library, 3rd Floor , 10:30 am*

 Presented by Yoram Kapulnik, Ph.D
 Director, Volcani Center
 Agriculture Research Organization
Bet-Dagan, Israel

*Coffee will be served at 10:00 am

HPMB Brown Bag Seminar: Child Health Research

 SPH Classroom 3, 11:50 am – 12:50 pm
 Christine Bozlak, assistant professor, School of Public Health, HPMB
 Jennifer Manganello, associate professor, School of Public Health, HPMB;jsessionid=01A9FA50B6AAD0A2878D56D327225124

Webinar: Emerging Roles and Professions in a Transforming Healthcare Delivery System; 2 pm EDT (one hour) 

“How can we transform the workforce to meet the needs of a transformed health system?” 

 Erin Fraher, PhD, MPP, director
 Program on Health Workforce Research and Policy
 Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research
 UNC-Chapel Hill