Brooks College of Health Global Health Scholar Colloquium

  • 02/26/2016
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • UNF, Student Union Ballroom 58W/3806

University of North Florida

BCH Global Health Scholar Colloquium

Health and Health Care Issues Around the World

February 26, 2016

8 am -5 pm

7.0 CEU hours awarded for RDNs

Student Union 58W/3806, 3rd Floor Ballroom

*must purchase $5 parking pass from UNF


This event if FREE with Registration

Click HERE to register


8:00         Registration

8:30         Welcome

Catherine Christie, PhD, RDN, Associate Dean and Professor

Pamela Chally, PhD, RN, Dean and Professor

Tim Robinson, PhD, Director, UNF International Center


9:00         Health Care in Europe: Palliative Care and the Refugee Crisis

J├╝rgen Osterbrink GRNA, PhD, Professor and Dean

Institute of Nursing Science and Practice, WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research and Education

Paracelsus Medical University, Austria


9:30         Philipp Lirk MD, PhD

Department of Anesthesiology

University of Amsterdam


10:00       Health Care Issues in China

Qiang Sun PhD, Professor

Center for Health Management and Policy

Shandong University, Jinan China


10:30       Ying Bian PhD, Associate Professor

Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences

University of Macau, Macau China


11:00       Italian Culture of Food, Wine, and Colors

Rosella Vasta, Artist and Author

Pieve International School

Corciano, Perugia, Italy


12:00 Lunch break on your own


1:00         Food Intake Regulation and Obesity in Children: Environment vs Physiology

Harvey Anderson PhD, Professor, Nutritional Sciences and Physiology

Executive Director, Centre for Child Nutrition and Health and Director, Program in Food Safety, Nutrition, and Regulatory Affairs

Department of Nutritional Sciences
University of Toronto, Canada


2:00         Innovations in Neuroscience for Stroke Treatment

Pedro Aguilar-Salinas MD, Visiting Scholar from Guanajuato, Mexico

Baptist Health System/Lyerly Neurosurgery

Jacksonville, FL


2:30         Technology and Mental Health

David Wiljer PhD, Associate Professor and Senior Director of Transformational Education

Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation

University of Toronto, Canada


3:30         Producing Global Health Frontiers- a groundbreaking new series on public television

Gary Strieker JD, Founder and Executive Producer

Cielo Global Health Media

Atlanta, GA


4:30         Questions and Panel Discussion


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