Upcoming Events

Date:
Nov 05, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Location: Hammer Health Sciences Library / Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library, 701 W. 168th St.
Room:
401 Auditorium
Speaker(s):

Kathy Leichter

Date:
Nov 12, 2014 - 12:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Lewisohn Hall
Room:
602
Speaker(s):

Mr. Andrea Lari
Advocacy Advisor at Jesuit Refugee Service,
Former Director of Programs at Refugees International (RI).

The Peace and Conflict Brown Bag Conversations features extraordinary practitioners from the field who will share stories from their careers in negotiation and conflict resolution. Discussions will be moderated by Professor Civico.

Date:
Nov 14, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Northwest Corner Building
Room:
501
Speaker(s):

Arabella Pollack

Date:
Nov 14, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Fairchild Hall
Room:
601
Date:
Nov 17, 2014 - 5:30 PM
Location: Columbia University, Kent Hall
Room:
413
Speaker(s):

Ken Prager (Physicians & Surgeons)

William Simon (Law School)

Michele Moody-Adams (Philosophy)

Alan Mittleman (Jewish Theological Seminary) 

A panel of faculty members will discuss what they each do when they are teaching ethics – exactly what and how they teach – to explore common and divergent strategies, challenges and solutions.

Date:
Nov 21, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Northwest Corner Building
Room:
501
Speaker(s):

Mark Truss, Karen Montecuollo

Date:
Dec 03, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Will Boast, Leslie Jamison

Date:
Mar 04, 2015 - 5:00 PM
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Nellie Hermann

Date:
Apr 01, 2015 - 5:00 PM
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Cheryl Mattingly

Past Events

Date:
Oct 29, 2014 - 4:30 PM
Location: Columbia University, Havemeyer Hall
Room:
309
Date:
Oct 27, 2014 - 1:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Faculty House
Speaker(s):
Ranu Dhillon, MD, Senior Health Advisor, Earth Institute and Adjust Assistant Professor, SIPA; Columbia University Anne Liu, MPH – Program Manager, Health Systems Development, Center on Globalization and Sustainable Development, Earth Institute, Columbia University Robert Kanter, MD, Adjunct Senior Research Scientist; Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine; Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Robert Klitzman, MD, Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Masters of Bioethics Program; Director, Ethics, Policy and Human Rights Core, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Columbia University Stephen Morse, PhD, Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Certificate program, Professor of Epidemiology, Columbia University Medical Center Jay Varma, MD, Deputy Commissioner for Disease Control, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and former Medical Epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Date:
Oct 24, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Northwest Corner Building
Room:
501
Speaker(s):
Liza Horan
Date:
Oct 23, 2014 - 6:15 PM
Location: Columbia University, Fairchild Hall
Room:
601
Speaker(s):
Jonathan Moreno

One of the nation’s leading bioethicists, Jonathan Moreno, David and Lyn Silfen University Professor, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania, reflects on how his background as the son of a prominent, pioneering psychiatrist has affected him and his seminal work. Moreno is author of Mind Wars: Brain Science and the Military in the 21st Century. Refreshments will be served. This session is presented by Columbia University’s master of science and certification programs in Bioethics.

Date:
Oct 23, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Havemeyer Hall
Room:
309
Speaker(s):
Christine Bader, Author, Adviser, and Speaker on Corporate Responsibility

The Earth Institute, in collaboration with the Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development, M.S. in Sustainability Management and the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment present The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist: When Girl Meets Oil, a book talk with Christine Bader, author, adviser, and speaker on corporate responsibility.

Date:
Oct 22, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Faculty House

A panel of admissions directors from Columbia’s varied schools, including the School of Continuing Education, Columbia Business School, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and School of International and Public Affairs, will discuss the attributes they seek in successful applicants to their top-tier programs. Topics include academic requirements, advice on writing stand-out personal essays, and creating a desirable application package.

Date:
Oct 22, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Kellogg Center
Room:
1501

This panel will provide some insight into the legislative and human dynamic in the 1970's versus today, and discuss how public policy shapes how environments and organizations are managed.

Date:
Oct 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Lewisohn Hall
Room:
602
Speaker(s):
Wendy Luers

The Peace and Conflict Brown Bag Conversations features extraordinary practitioners from the field who will share stories from their careers in negotiation and conflict resolution. Discussions will be moderated by Professor Civico. This month’s guest is Wendy W. Luers, founding President of The Foundation for a Civil Society.

Date:
Oct 17, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Northwest Corner Building
Room:
501
Speaker(s):
Alex LirtsmanChief Strategist and Co-founder of Ready Set Rocket

While the growth of mobile and tablet is not a recent phenomenon, this year for the first time many brands will experience more mobile than desktop traffic. When the shift to mobile first occurred, brands were following the visitors, but not the dollars. With mCommerce conversion rates at one-third of desktop’s rates, and mobile approaching more traffic than desktop, the urgency to follow the dollars is critical.

Date:
Oct 16, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Location: Knox Hall, 606 W 122nd St, New York, NY
Room:
509
Speaker(s):
Sayantani DasGupta, MD MPH

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