Welcome, Tom: BYU Update.
Posted by chads on December 6, 2007
Tom Bell, from Bainbridge Island, WA (just across the water from Seattle), will be giving us periodic updates from the BYU community on global health announcements and updates. He is studying Political Science and Public Health. Thanks for joining, Tom, and welcome!
The film festival covers topics from slave trade, to AIDS, and the full schedule can be found at http://amnestyfilmbyu.blogspot.com/
Students for International Development
Their big event for the year is the Hunger Banquet on March 14 and 15.
Economic Self Reliance
This is one of their big events for the year:
Brigham Young University Mother, Newborn, and Child Health Conference
-April 4, 2008.
The purpose of the Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health Conference at BYU is to provide students, faculty, professionals, and volunteers with an outstanding opportunity to understand successful evidence-based interventions for improving global health. This year the conference will specifically focus on family-based solutions to health challenges, and feature key officials from the Pan American Health Organization.