Northwestern University

Aug
4
Fri 8:00 AM

Reproductive Health Interventions in Low-Resource Settings

When: Friday, August 4, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM  

Where: Prentice Women's Hospital, Canning Auditorium, 3rd Floor, 250 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Global Health   847.467.0750

Group: Global Health Studies

Category: Global & Civic Engagement

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Description:

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern, in partnership with the Program in Global Health Studies presents the 2017 Summer Global Women's Health Lecture Series.

 

Paul Blumenthal, MD, MPH -- Reproductive Health Interventions in Low-Resource Settings: The Roles of Generalizability and Translation in Project Design

Paul Blumenthal, MH, MPH is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Stanford University School of Medicine. He directs the Stanford Gynecology Service and the Division of Family Planning Services and Research at Stanford. He also directs SPIRES, the Stanford Program for International Reproductive Education and Services, an initiative providing technical assistance and training to family planning programs in a wide variety of countries across Africa, Asia, and Central America.

For over 25 years, Dr. Blumenthal has been an advisor to multiple international agencies such as Gynuity Health Projects, Ipas, Pathfinder, Family Health International, Path, JHPIEGO Corporation, and the World Health Organization. He currently serves as the Global Medical Director for Population Services International, and as Senior Clinical Advisor for Gynuity Health Projects. Dr. Blumenthal is committed to the development and implementation of innovative approaches to reproductive health issues in both the domestic and international arenas.

 

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