Spring 2018

Refugee Seminar Series: 
Spring 2018

Thursday - 4:30-6:00pm 
Room 241, Rosenkranz Hall (RKZ), 115 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511

Digital Refugees: Displacement and Connectedness
Sandra Ponzanesi, Columbia University, Department of English and Comparative Literature; and Utrecht University, Gender and Postcolonial Studies

Mass Violence and Mass Exodus: The Causes and Consequences of the Rohingya Crisis
Mayesha Alam, Yale University, Political Science Department; and Yale Law School, Global Health Justice Fellow

Humanitarian Diplomacy in Syria and The civilian trauma response for the battle for Mosul
Ahmad Tarakji, President, Syrian Medical Society
Paul Spiegel, Johns Hopkins University, Director, Center for Humanitarian Health
*Yale School of Public Health, 47 College Street (CLP), Room 106B

APRIL 19* 
Exploring the food and nutrition security of Syrian refugees and host communities during a protracted crisis: the case of Lebanon 
Lamis Jomaa, American University of Beirut, Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences
* Laboratory of Epidemiology & Public Health (LEPH), 60 College Street, Room 126