UW-Madison Professor Susan Paskewitz will be the keynote speaker for the 14th annual Global Health Symposium. Paskewitz, professor and chair of the Department of Entomology in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, is also co-director of the Upper Midwestern Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Disease funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The annual symposium provides a forum for the UW-Madison global health community to showcase recent work and connect with each other. The evening includes oral and poster presentations, and a panel discussion on a current challenge.
This year’s theme is “Advancing Health in Uncertain Times.” It will be held April 10, 2018 in Union South. For more information and to learn about the call for abstracts, visit ghi.wisc.edu/2018-global-health-symposium/.