Provost’s Lecture Series Archives


Thursday, March 15, 2012
LISA FEIGENSON
Associate Professor, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

Title: Seeking the roots of human cognition: Insights from infancy
Location: School of Medicine, Tilghman Auditorium
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Tuesday, March 13, 2012
KAY JAMISON

Dalio Family Professor in Mood Disorders and Professor of Psychiatry
Co-director, Johns Hopkins Mood Disorders Center
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Title: Mood Disorders and Creativity
Location: Homewood Campus, Mason Hall Auditoritum
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Friday, January 27, 2012
ADAM RIESS

Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Distinguished Astronomer, Space Telescope Science Institute
Gilman Scholar, Johns Hopkins University

Title: Dark Energy and The Cosmic Expansion History
Location: Kossiakoff Center Auditorium, APL
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Monday, November 21, 2011
JENNIFER ELISSEEFF

Associate Professor, Jules Stein Chair in Ophthalmology Wilmer Eye Institute, Director of Translational Tissue Engineering Center, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Title: Materials in Medicine: From Tools to Translational Tissue Engineering
Location: Bloomberg School of Public Health, Feinstone Hall, E2030
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Saturday, October 15, 2011
CORY BOOKER

Mayor of Newark, New Jersey

(In partnership with the Milton S. Eisenhower Symposium)
Title: America’s Boundless Possibilities: Innovate, Advance, Transform
Location: Homewood, Shriver Hall
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Thursday, October 13, 2011
PETER PRONOVOST

Professor in the schools of Medicine, Public Health and Nursing at Johns Hopkins, Senior Vice President for Patient Safety and Quality, and Director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Johns Hopkins Medicine

Title: Solving Problems as well as Puzzles: The Importance of Health Delivery Research
Location: Homewood, 50 Gilman Hall
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Tuesday, May 10, 2011
GERARD ANDERSON

Professor, Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Title: Cost Containment: Past, Health Reform and Future
Location: School of Medicine, Tilghman Auditorium, 720 Rutland Ave
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Monday, April 25, 2011
ANDREW FEINBERG

King Fahd Professor of Medicine, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Title: The Epigenetic Basis of Common Human Disease
Location: Homewood, 50 Gilman Hall
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Thursday, April 14, 2011
STEVE FARBER

Principal Investigator, Department of Embryology, Carnegie Institution of Washington

Title: How Science Outreach Impacts Urban Science Education: Project BioEYES Inspires the Next Generation of Scientists?
Location: Homewood, The Hall, School of Education Building
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Friday, January 14, 2011
CHARLES L. BENNETT

Professor, Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Department of Physics and Astronomy

Title: Big Bang: Cosmology from WMAP
Location: Applied Physics Laboratory, Parsons Auditorium
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Tuesday, December 7, 2010
RONALD H. GRAY

Robertson Professor of Reproductive Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Title: Male Circumcision: The Short Cut to Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention
Location: Carey Business School, Legg Mason Conference Center       
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Thursday, November 11, 2010
JACQUELYN C. CAMPBELL

Anna D. Wolf Chair and Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing

Title: We Must Do Better—Three Decades of Research, Collaboration and Mentorship to Improve the Safety and Health of Abused Women
Location: Homewood, Hodson Hall 110     
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Monday, October 25, 2010
ANDREW J. CHERLIN

Professor of Sociology and Public Policy, Johns Hopkins Zanvyl Krieger Schoolof Arts and Sciences

Title: The Marriage-Go-Round: How and Why Family Life is different in the United States than in Other Wealthy Nations
Location: Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Kenney Auditorium     
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Tuesday, October 19, 2010
DAVID M. LAMPTON, PhD

Dean of Faculty, George and Sadie Hyman Professor and Director of China Studies, Johns Hopkins Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies.

Title: What Would ‘Failure’ in China Mean for the World?
Location: Bloomberg School of Public Health, Sheldon Hall W1214
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Monday, April 12, 2010
CAROL GREIDER

2009 Nobel Laureate, Daniel Nathans Professor, and Director of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Title: Telomeres and Telomerase: Understanding Basic Mechanisms and their Consequences
Location: Homewood, Hodson Hall 110
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