Centennial Events

Building a Healthy and Just World Since 1922

All events are open to the public. For questions or more information, please contact public_health_events@cumc.columbia.edu. 

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World Leaders Forum

Public Health: A Critical Foundation for Successful Societies

September 29, 2021
11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
Faculty, Staff, Students | Register here 
Alumni and Friends | Register here

Speakers: 

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, PhD
Director-General, World Health Organization 

 

 

 

 

Linda P. Fried, MD, MPH (moderator)
Dean, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

Centennial Distinguished Speakers Series

A Conversation about Climate and Food

October 13, 2021
5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event | Register here

Speakers:
Bill McKibben
Author and founder of 350.org

 

 

 

 

Lewis Ziska, PhD
Associate Professor, Environmental Health Sciences
Columbia Mailman School of Public Health

 

 

Alfredo Morabia, MD, PhD (moderator)
Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Public Health
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology
Columbia Mailman School of Public Health

 


Yusuf Hamied Distinguished Lecture

A PERSON-CENTERED AND COMPASSIONATE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

October 15, 2021
New York: 8:30–10:00 a.m.
Mumbai: 6:00–7:30 p.m.  
Virtual Event | Register here

Speaker: 

Vikram Patel, PhD, MBBS
The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health at Harvard Medical School

 

 

 

 

 

Centennial Distinguished Speakers Series

An Argument for Healthy Longevity (and Public Health)

November 17, 2021
5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event | Register here 

Speakers:
Victor J. Dzau, MD
President, National Academy of Medicine

 

 

 

 

Linda P. Fried, MD, MPH
Dean, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

CUIMC Grand Rounds

The Science of Healthy Longevity and Its Impact on Health Systems

January 26, 2022
4:00 p.m.
Registration information and more details to come. 

Speakers:
Eric Verdin, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer, Buck Institute

Linda P. Fried, MD, MPH (moderator) 
Dean, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health

Visit the Centennial web section to browse a timeline of the School’s first century and opportunities to contribute reminiscences.