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The Dean’s Seminar Series brings to campus outstanding leaders in healthcare to discuss important issues and topics as they relate to healthcare today. Through this series, we hope to foster the exchange of ideas and promote collaboration among students, faculty, alumni, and friends throughout the University.


Spring 2014 Dean's Seminars

Wednesday, January 22, 2014
12:00p.m. Shillman 325
Dr. Brian J. Swann, DDS, MPH
"Follow Your Passion and Making a Difference"

Friday, January 17, 2014
12:00 p.m. Cabral Center, John D. O'Bryant African American Institute
Dr. David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P
"Creating a High Performance Health System"

Fall 2013 Dean's Seminars

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
12:00 p.m. Room 108 West Village Building G
Dr. Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD
"Making Big Healthcare Data Analytics Trusted, Transparent, and Transportable"

Thursday, November 7, 2013
2:00 p.m. Cabral Center, John D. O'Bryant African American Institute
Dr. Cheryl Healton, M.D
“The Number One Cause of Death-Tobacco Use and How We Can Combat It”

Spring 2013 Dean's Seminars

Monday, March 25, 2013
2:00 p.m. 333 Curry Student Center
Dr. Carol Bova, Ph D, RN, ANP 
"Research on HIV Infection: Where have we come from and where are we going?"


Fall 2012 Dean's Seminars

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
3:15 p.m. Cabral Center, O’Bryant African American Center
Dr. Melissa Simon, M.D.,M.P.H.
"Engaging multiple levels of communities to reduce and eliminate cancer disparities"

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
3:45 p.m. 440 Egan Research Center
Dr. XinQi Dong, M.D., M.P.H.
"Elder Abuse: Research, Advocacy and Health Policy

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
2:50 p.m. McLeod Suite, Curry Student Center
Dr. Sidney Stahl, Ph.D.
"Elder Mistreatment"

Wednesday, December 5, 2012
2:30 p.m. 210 Behrakis
Dr. Marilyn Hammer, Ph.D., DC, RN
"Glycemic Status and Immune Function in Patients with Cancer"

For more information, please contact j.norton@neu.edu

Past Dean's Seminars

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Monday, January 30, 2012
9:30 a.m. Raytheon Amphitheatre, Egan Research Center
Dr. Judith A. Salerno, Leonard D. Schaeffer Executive Officer, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
"Policy Perspectives for the Institute of Medicine"

Tuesday, January 31 2012
9:30 a.m. Cabral Center, O’Bryant African American Center
Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford, President, New York Academy of Medicine, with special invited respondent, John M. Auerbach, Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
"Is America's Health Policy Healthy?"

Friday March 16, 2012
9:30 a.m. Cabral Center, O’Bryant African American Center
Dr. Richard Arum, director of the Educational Research Program, Social Science Research Council & Professor of sociology and education at New York University. 
"Learning During Unsettled Times: College Graduates' Academic Performance and Recent Experiences in the U.S.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
9:30 a.m. Senate Chambers, 333 Curry Student Center,
Dr. Brie Williams, Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Geriatrics, University of California San Francisco
"The Older Prisoner: Addressing the Aging Crisis in Criminal Justice in Healthcare"

Monday, April 9, 2012
9:30 a.m. 322 Curry Student Center
Dr. Ann Williams, Associate Dean for Research at University of California Los Angeles
"Nurturing Research: It Takes a Team"


Contact Info

Dean's Office
215 Behrakis Health Sciences Center
Tel: 617-373-3323