Emory Dean Global Health Guest Lecture on April 26

The MUSC Center for Global Health Speaker Series

"Advancing Global Health and HIV/AIDS At Emory University"

James W. Curran, MD, MPH
James W. Curran Dean of Public Health
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
Welcome Remarks by Dr. Ray Greenberg, MUSC President and Dr. Michael Sweat, Director, MUSC Center for Global Health

Friday, April 26
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Storm Eye Institute Auditorium, HA 809
Lunch will be provided; RSVP to huley@musc.edu no later than April 19th.

James  W. Curran, MD, MPH, is Dean and Professor of Epidemiology at the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University. He is an internationally recognized authority on HIV/AIDS prevention. He has served as assistant surgeon general in the U.S. Public Health Service and director of the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). While at the CDC, Dean Curran directed the CDC Task Force that conducted the initial investigations on HIV/AIDS and held numerous leadership positions at the CDC before joining Emory in 1995. He currently is the principal investigator of Emory’s National Institutes of Health-funded Center for AIDS Research.