Humanizing the Global, Globalizing the Human

Salmaan A. Keshavjee, Associate Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Presenting to University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Keshavjee's research spans four areas: (1) multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment and policy; (2) health-sector reform and access to health care and medical technology in transitional societies, with a special focus on countries of the former Soviet Union (Central Asia and the Russian Federation); (3) the role of non-governmental organizations in globalization and the formation of trans-border civil society; and (4) modernity, social institutions, civil society, and health in the Middle East and Central Asia. In addition to being an active clinician, his methodological expertise is in ethnography, participant-observation, and qualitative interview techniques.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
602 Cathedral of Learning