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Join The ByWater Institute at Tulane University for the second event of our speaker series, Future Cities // Future Coasts. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 5:30pm Lavin-Bernick Center Room 203 "Stibbs". Free and open to the public.

Please join us for the 30th Annual Health Sciences Research Days Distinguished Lecture, delivered by Lizheng Shi, PhD, MsPharm, MA, Endowed Regents Professor, Vice Chair and Director, Health Systems Analytics Research Center, of  the Tulane School of  Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

 

Tulane University Translational Science Grand Rounds: The VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL (VITAL): Results for Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer

Presented by

JoAnn E. Manson, MD, DrPH (Chief of the Division of Preventive Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital; Professor of Medicine and the Michael and Lee Bell Professor of Women's Health at Harvard Medical School; Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)

Monday, March 11, 2019 at 12 PM

The Phyllis M. Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking would like to invite you to an exciting event being hosted in conjuntion with the Global Livingston Institute, the Payson Graduate Program in Global Develpment and the International Development Program at Tulane's Department of Political Science. Dr.

Professor W.J.T. Mitchell, Gaylord Donnelley Distinguished Service Professor of English and Art History at the University of Chicago, is a world-famous figure in the fields of art history and visual media. His work is primarily focused on the interplay of vision and language in art, literature, and media, and the subjects of his books and articles range from general problems in the theory of representation to specific issues in cultural politics and political culture.

Shari Rabin is Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies and Director of the Pearlstine/Lipov Center for Southern Jewish Culture at the College of Charleston.  She will be giving a lecture entitled "How Frontier Jews Made American Judaism".  Rabin is winner of the 2017 National Jewish Book Award for her book Jews on the Frontier: Religion and Mobility in Nineteenth-century America.

2019 Sandra Garrard Memorial Lecture Casey Reas: Earthly Delights

Please join the Murphy Institute for a lecture by award-winning author and Yale professor Hélène Landemore.

Hélène Landemore is Associate Professor of Political Science at Yale University.

Dr. Shelton is a broadly-trained human geographer working at the intersection of digital geographies, critical GIS and urban geography. His research focuses on how urban spaces and social inequalities are represented, reproduced and contested through data. In particular, he is interested in how data can be used to produce alternative understandings of urban socio-spatial inequalities that challenge the stigmatization of certain people and places. 

Life without Lead examines the social, political and environmental dimensions of a devastating lead poisoning epidemic. Drawing from a political ecology of health perspective, Daniel Renfrew situates the Uruguayan lead contamination crisis in relation to neoliberal reform, globalization, and the resurgence of the political Left in Latin America. He traces the rise of an environmental social justice movement and the local and transnational circulation of environmental ideologies and contested science.

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