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