Global Health Interdisciplinary Symposium

Thursday-Friday, November 19-20, 2015

The Northwestern University Global Health Interdisciplinary Symposium took place in Chicago on November 19 and 20, 2015. Sponsored by multiple Northwestern University partners, including the Bluhm Legal Clinic Center for International Human Rights, the event seeked to catalyze the exchange and cross pollination of ideas related to global health. Symposium highlights includes a keynote address by Jeffrey D. Sachs, world-renowned professor of economics, leader in sustainable development, senior UN advisor, bestselling author, and syndicated columnist whose monthly newspaper columns appear in more than 100 countries.

Learn more via the symposium website.

Video of keynote presentation:


Interview with economist Jeffrey D. Sachs: