Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Screening of A DOCTOR OF MY OWN featuring in-person discussion with director Trisha Pasricha

We are thrilled to announce the screening of A DOCTOR OF MY OWN at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health at 12 PM on May 6th, 2015 in Baltimore, MD. The screening will be hosted by the African Public Health Network (APHN) in the Becton Dickinson Auditorium (W1020) and will feature an in-person discussion with film director Trisha Pasricha.

The film screening is part of the highly celebrated “Faces of Africa” event hosted by APHN, the Department of International Health, and the J.B. Grant Society. “Faces of Africa” is a weeklong celebration of African culture, arts, and cuisine with this year’s theme of “Empowering Africans to champion change within the health system.” For more information, visit the African Public Health Network website here.
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University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine to Screen “A DOCTOR OF MY OWN” with Q&A with Director Trisha Pasricha

We are excited to announce a screening of the documentary film A DOCTOR OF MY OWN: The First Medical Students of Namibia at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine on April 6th, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA. As the kick-off event for Public Health Week, the screening will take place in Reunion Hall of the John Morgan Building, Hamilton Walk from 5:00-6:30 PM with the film screening followed by a discussion panel with the film’s director, Trisha Pasricha, Dr. Kassa Darge (CHOP and Penn Med), and Harriet Okatch (Penn MPH student). For more information, visit the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine’s Global Health Programs website!

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“A Doctor of My Own” at Johns Hopkins University with director Trisha Pasricha in-person

The global health documentary film “A DOCTOR OF MY OWN” will screen at Johns Hopkins University at 3 PM on January 20, 2015 in Baltimore, MD. The film will feature a discussion with director Trisha Pasricha in-person to be moderated by Dr. Debra Furr-Holden of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The screening is sponsored by the Johns Hopkins University Center for Africana Studies.

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Emory Rollins School of Public Health and the Emory Global Health Institute Screening of “A DOCTOR OF MY OWN”

We are thrilled to announce the screening of “A DOCTOR OF MY OWN: The First Medical Students of Namibia” at  Emory University on January 14th, 2015 at 6:30 PM in Atlanta, GA. The event will be followed by a Q&A and discussion led by Emory leaders in global health. The Emory Rollins School of Public Health and the Emory Global Health Institute are joint sponsors for the screening. For more information, check out the event flyer below!

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University of Pittsburgh presents “A Doctor of My Own” at the Graduate School of Public Health

 

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We are delighted to announce the upcoming screening of A DOCTOR OF MY OWN: The First Medical Students of Namibia at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health at 12 PM on December 9, 2014 in Pittsburgh, PA. The event will be sponsored by the schools’ Global Health Student Association as part of the Global Health Film Series.

For more information about the screening, please visit the University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences event page!

 

Columbia Mailman School of Public Health to screen “A DOCTOR OF MY OWN” documentary film featuring Q&A with director Trisha Pasricha

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We are pleased to announce the film screening of “A DOCTOR OF MY OWN: The First Medical Students of Namibia” by the Columbia Mailman School of Public Health in at 11 AM in New York, NY on October 30th, 2014 as part of a special Ebola event. The film screening will be in the Hammer Health Sciences Building, LL-201, and will feature a discussion with the director in-person.

The film screening is sponsored by the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health’s International Students Organization. The mission of the International Students Organization is to sponsor events which explore key issues around international diversity while providing assistance, company, and guidance to Mailman’s large international student body. Read more about the film screening here!

 

“A Doctor of My Own” Screening at the Fifth Annual CUGH Conference

Film director, Trisha Pasricha, discusses medical education in Namibia at the 2014 CUGH Global Health Film Festival.

Film director, Trisha Pasricha, discusses medical education in Sub-Saharan Africa at the 2014 CUGH Global Health Film Festival.

We are excited to announce that A Doctor of My Own will screen at the inaugural Global Health Film Festival at the Fifth Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) conference. The festival will take place in Washington, D.C. at 6:30 PM on the evening of May 11, 2014 at the Washington Hilton. The film’s director will be present along with other leaders in global health for a Q&A session following the screening. Established in 2008, CUGH is a consortium of over 120 academic institutions in high, middle, and low income countries involved in global health with over 1,400 attendees representing 56 countries last year. Please visit the CUGH 2014 website to learn more about the film festival and details of the A Doctor of My Own screening this May!

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