Webinar

Shaping Teaching and Learning to Address a Global Health Crisis: COVID-19 and Global Health

This webinar will explore emerging models from the field of global health, where students are expected to address public health challenges through community-based learning experiences—even during a global health pandemic.

May 1, 2020

As higher education has moved online in response to COVID-19, how have faculty redesigned and delivered courses that emphasize field-based and experiential learning? This webinar will explore emerging models from the field of global health, where students are expected to address public health challenges through community-based learning experiences—even during a global health pandemic. Join the conversation to share practical advice and effective strategies for adapting teaching and learning practices, integrating the crisis into current courses, sustaining community engagement, and anticipating student vulnerabilities.

Moderator

  • Dawn Michele Whitehead

    Dawn Michele Whitehead

    Vice President, Office of Global Citizenship for Campus, Community and Careers, AAC&U

Presenters

  • Caryl Waggett

    Caryl Waggett

    Associate Professor of Global Health Studies, Allegheny College
  • Barbara Astle

    Barbara Astle

    Director MSN Program & Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Director, Centre of Equity & Global Engagement (CEGE), Trinity Western University
  • Jessica Evert

    Jessica Evert

    Executive Director, Child Family Health International
  • Charles Chineme Nwobu

    Charles Chineme Nwobu

    Medical and Program Director, Child Family Health International