UC San Diego’s Annual Horizons of Global Health Research Symposium is a unique opportunity for Global Health students to present their research about the diversity of global health work around the world. Faculty and students from across campus are invited to participate and contribute to building the UC San Diego Global Health community. The conference features an undergraduate research poster session and a keynote speaker. This event celebrates the end of the academic year and the success of our graduates.
May 1st, 2019
Great Hall, International House
12:00 – 1:30pm – Poster Session + Field Experience Expo
1:30 – 2:40pm – Presentation + Keynote
3:00pm – Cupcake Celebration
Keynote Speaker, “A Life in Global Health”
Joseph Caperna, MD: Clinical Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego Health Sciences
Dr. Caperna takes a holistic approach to patient care, remembering the mind, body and spirit connections. He received the 1998 UCSD Humanitarian Award for helping to start a blood bank in Huaraz, Peru and the 2007 UCSD Diversity Award for his contributions to underserved populations.