African Studies Association Convenes 2,000 Scholars and Policymakers in Washington, DC to Examine Continent's History and Future
May 2010: Improving Transportation and Referral for Maternal Health: Knowledge Gaps & Recommendations
JANUARY 2007 - A grant from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) will enhance Southwest University of China's Work to Ameliorate Karst Water and Soil Resource Problems
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars today announced the creation of a new program to study the impact of global changes—such as population growth, resource scarcity, urbanization, migration, and economic development—on people’s lives, from their environment and health to their security and economic wellbeing.
Frederick Burkle, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, describes the impact of public health emergencies on disaster management in new Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness article.
Webcast: June 27, 2007featuringGeorge Martine, President of the Brazilian Association for Population Studies (ABEP); Consultant, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); and Anthony Kolb, Urban Health Adviser, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Webcast: June 17, 2008featuringDr. Eric Noji, former chief, Epidemiology, Surveillance, and Emergency Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Dr. Frederick Burkle, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Dr. Lynn Lawry, Director of Research and Education, Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Assistance Medicine, The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
JANUARY 2006--Lead story from January 2006 issue of Centerpoint