Information on 6th Annual Global Health Day, March 31, 2016

Global Health: Beyond Geography Caring for Vulnerable Populations at Home and Abroad

Fitkin Amphitheater, 330 Cedar Street:

8:30 - 9:30 am     

Medical Ground Rounds    "From Harlem to Harare: Health Equity in Global and Local Perspective"

Mary T Bassett, MD, MPH; NYC Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene

9:30 -10 am

Reception in Fitkin Lobby

55 Park Street Auditorium, 2nd floor:

11- 11:45 am

Providing Care to Refugees: the New Haven Experience

Ani Annamali, MD; YNHH Refugee Clinic Director and Resident Leaders Kevin Ikuta MD and Amir Mohareb MD


Box Lunches provided in Room 202

12 - 1 pm

A Dialogue with Dr Bassett - A Career in Medicine and Public Health: From Zimbabwe to New York

moderated by Drs Gerald Friedland and Tracy Rabin

1 - 3 pm

Global Health Poster Session

(Click here for more information about the poster session)

Of note:

5 - 8:30 pm in the TAC Auditorium, 300 Cedar Street

Physical and Mental Health of Refugees: A Primer on Clinical Evaluation and Care

organized by  Drs Ani Annamalai, Maya Prabhu and Tracy Rabin

CME and dinner available with pre-registration at

Articles of interest written by Mary Bassett, MD, MPH

#BlackLivesMatter - A Challenge to the Medical and Public Health Communities

NEJME Perspective March 19, 2015

Advocacy: A Leadership Role for Public Heath

AJPH Editorial February 2011

Dr Bassett's TedMed 2015 talk "Why your doctor should care about social justice"