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2018 Sesquicentennial

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April 30, 2018 | All Day View Recurrence Dates
Category: Conference
Location: School of Medicine
Cost: $10 - $25
Occurring: Daily until May, 4th 2018 View Recurrence Dates
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

Join us in Detroit for a series of events designed to innovate, educate and inspire the world of urban and global health during the week of April 30 – May 4.  


April 30

A night of poetry reading:  Spoken Word Celebration of Global Detroit
Shiffman Medical Library
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

May 1

Global & Urban Health Equity Seminar:  Disaster and Humanitarian Emergency
Kresge Eye Institute Auditorium
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

May 2

Poster Presentation:  Ignite to Innovate
Scott Hall Cafeteria
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Film: ”Toilet - – Ek Prem Katha”
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
2268 Scott Hall

May 3

Inaugural Conference:  Collaborations and Innovations in Global and Local Health
Scott Hall Green Auditorium
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Conference Announcement

May 4

Global Fiesta Celebration
Kola Restaurant and Lounge
Farmington Hills
6:00 pm – 2:00 am


This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

For more information or to register for the WSU Global Health Alliance Inaugural Conference May 3rd, please Click Here.

Wayne State University Global Alliance

The Wayne State University Global Health Alliance (WSUGHA) was formed to train leaders in global health who will set national and international standards of best practice in global & urban health education, service, research, policy, and advocacy.  WSUGHA serves to unify the various global health silos throughout the university to more efficiently and strategically leverage our collective resources to collaborate on innovative interdisciplinary approaches that will drive transformative solutions to better impact health outcomes and reduce global mortality and morbidity.


For more information about this event, please contact Global Health Alliance at 989-941-6712 or