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Threats to Global Health and the Role of the World Health Organization

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST

Dr. Ali S. Khan, dean of the College of Public Health and professor of epidemiology at UNMC, will discuss “Threats to Global Health and the Role of the World Health Organization.” Current news coverage focuses on local and national issues, but pandemics affect the world. The WHO monitors and coordinates responses to disease outbreaks that threaten to become deadly pandemics.

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Scholars and medical professionals from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, University of Nebraska Medical Center and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will present a series of lectures in February and early March focusing on pandemics old and new.

The 2021 Winter Lecture Series will take place each Sunday from Feb. 14 through March 7, streamed live on Zoom beginning at 7 p.m. and recorded for later viewing. The 45-minute lectures will be followed by questions from the audience.

The lectures are free and open to the public. Registration is required to receive the Zoom link, which will enable participation in all four lectures. To register, visit http://www.unitarianlincoln.org/winter-lecture-series.html.

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.unitarianlincoln.org/winter-lecture-series.html.

Venue

Lincoln Unitarian Church
6300 A St.
Lincoln, NE 68510
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