Women in Global Health: Exploring Non-Academic Careers Seminar Series

The Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health is excited to announce the launch of a new virtual seminar series, “Women in Global Health: Exploring Non-Academic Careers”. This series is designed to support doctoral students to explore non-academic careers in global health. All current, admitted, and prospective students are welcome. We also encourage Hopkins faculty to share this event with their international collaborators.

Upcoming Events: 

January 13, 2021: Women in Global Health: Exploring Non-Academic Careers Working Group Session
12:00-1:00 PM | Register here. 
Participants can sign up to discuss key issues affecting women leaders including 1) Strengthening networks 2) Building Essential Skills 3) Authentic/Inclusive Leadership 4) Building Job-Seeking Skills and 5) Mentorship. Groups will work together to brainstorm and propose strategies in each area. 

Past events:

July 13, 2020:  Dr. Leslie Mancuso, President and CEO of Jhpiego.
If you missed the session, you can listen to the recording here

September 23, 2020: Former Secretary of State, Dr. Madeleine Albright 
If you missed the session, please view the recording here. 

October 19, 2020: Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, Vice-Chancellor, University of Global Health Equity. Former Health Minister of Rwanda
If you missed the session, please view the recording here. 

November 4, 2020: Unexpected Leadership: Challenges and Opportunities with Dr. Sheila Davis, CEO, Partners in Health

If you missed the session, please view the recording here. 

December 16, 2020: Social Entrepreneurship in Global Health with Dr. Lola Adeyemi, Founder, Mentoring Her. Link to recording forthcoming

If you missed the session, please view the recording here. 

Join us on Slack

Click here to join the Women in Global Health Slack workspace for career resources, networking, and more! 

About Our Team

Funding for this series has been provided in part by the JHU Provost's PhD Professional Development Initiative to Dr. Anna Kalbarczyk, Assistant Director of the Center for Global Health.

The series is supported by a multidisciplinary steering committee including Dr. Nancy Glass, Dr. Yuka Manabe, Dr. Becky Genberg, and Dr. Michele Decker. Together they represent the Johns Hopkins Schools of Nursing, Medicine, and Public Health and the JHSPH Departments of International Health, Epidemiology, and Population, Family and Reproductive Health. 

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