04/20/2015 - 3:00pm
The UGA College of Public Health will host its first Community Open House on April 20 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Health Sciences Campus. Free and open to the public, the event is a celebration of the college's ongoing transition to the Health Sciences Campus and an invitation to the Athens community to learn more about their work. The event provides an opportunity for the Athens communities to meet CPH students and faculty, learn more the College's community impacts, and tour its new facilities on the Health Sciences Campus. CPH alumni, donors and stakeholders are also invited to attend. Free parking will also be available. The event parking map can be found here. For more information about the open house, contact Rebecca Ayer at 706-542-2662 or follow the college on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/PublicHealthUGA or the Open House Facebook event page.
04/21/2015 - 11:00am
Please mark your calendars. On Tuesday April 21 from 11:00am-12:15pm in room 101 of the Pharmacy building, Dr. David MacIntosh will be presenting for this year’s Georgia Power Seminar. /Dr. MacIntosh/ is Chief Science Officer (CSO) and Director of Advanced Analytics at Environmental Health & Engineering, Inc. (EH&E) in Needham, Mass. His practice analyzes complex datasets using sophisticated programming and statistical tools, develops systems to support data driven decisions, and provides data visualization services to EH&E’s clients and staff. In addition to his work with EH&E, he is an adjunct associate professor of environmental health at the Harvard School of Public Health and a Lecturer at Northeastern University. Prior to joining EH&E, he was a tenured faculty member in the UGA Department of Environmental Health Science. This is a great opportunity to see ways how work in the environmental health science field are used in everyday life. I hope all of you will be able to attend this very special seminar.
04/21/2015 - 3:00pm
Come meet with your career consultant; Katelyn Kivett, MA NCC firstname.lastname@example.org (706) 542-3375
04/24/2015 - 12:15pm
Speaker: Kasia Pawelek, USCB Title: TBA Visitors welcome!
04/28/2015 - 9:30am
On April 28, the MPH Spring Poster Session will be held from 9:00-10:30 a.m. inWright Hall. Following the poster session, the entire CPH community is invited to a special reception recognizing student and faculty college award winners from10:30-11:30 a.m. in Miller Hall.
05/08/2015 - 3:00pm
Ceremony The ceremony begins at 3:00 p.m. and will last approximately one and a half hours. Tickets are not required for this event. There is no limit for the number of guests per graduate. Admission is free. Doors to the guest seating area will open at 1:30 p.m. Seating is first come, first served. Accessible seating will be available. Directions and Parking Directions to the Classic Center can be found on their website. Parking is available in the Classic Center parking deck, located on Foundry Street. Parking attendants will be on duty to provide assistance. To ensure parking in this deck, guests should plan to arrive early. If the deck is full, there are several lots and decks within walking distance of the Classic Center. Find information on parking in Downtown Athens here.
05/26/2015 - 11:00am
13th annual Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases Conference May 26-29, 2015 The Classic Center 300 North Thomas Street Athens, GA 30601 USA Sponsored by the University of Georgia, Emory University and Georgia Institute of Techology. Sessions will feature: Dynamics of neglected tropical diseases Interface between EEID and the social sciences Within-host dynamics and evolution Macroecology of infectious diseases Ebola virus dynamics and control Register now at www.eeidconference.org. Please register early to reserve a space and enjoy the early registration fees (which include food and beverages for a welcome reception, session breaks, poster session, banquet, and food and transportation for a hike and informal dinner on the final day of the event). Abstract submissions will open on or before Mar 1. Please let colleagues and friends know about this event. We look forward to seeing you in Athens!