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Videos tagged with hiv/aids (11)

Rebuilding Haiti

Rebuilding Haiti

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:20:00 | 6503 views

10/29/2010 4:00 PM 34"101Paul Farmer, Founder, Partners in HealthDescription: Difficult as it is to look beyond the acute misery of Haiti's current crisis, Paul Farmer proposes that aid agencies and others concerned with rebuilding focus...

The Power of Basic Science Applied to Medical Progress: Past Examples and Hope for Schizophrenia and Bipolar Illness

The Power of Basic Science Applied ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:15:00 | 4974 views

10/22/2009 4:00 PM 26"100Ed Scolnick, Director, Psychiatric Disease Program and the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad InstituteDescription: An exemplar of the purpose"driven life in medical science, Ed Scolnick details resea...

Giving Back: Finding the Best Way to Make a Difference

Giving Back: Finding the Best Way t...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:58:32 | 4153 views

04/21/2010 11:30 AM KresgeWilliam H. Gates, III, Co"founder Microsoft Corporation,Co"Chair Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationDescription: The world's most intractable problems might be cracked if more of our "brightest minds" could be tempt...

Global Health Equity

Global Health Equity

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:11:00 | 3287 views

11/15/2007 4:00 PM Kirsch 32"123Paul Farmer, Founder, Partners in HealthDescription: Don't foolishly advise Paul Farmer that his bold projects can't succeed. For the past 20 years, Farmer's been toppling orthodoxies concerning the deliv...

Leadership in an Age of Uncertainty

Leadership in an Age of Uncertainty

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:08:00 | 2600 views

10/07/2005 10:30 AM KresgeDeborah G. Ancona, Seley Distinguished Professor of Management; Faculty Director, MIT Leadership Center; James Parker, Former C.E.O. and Vice-Chairman of the Board, Southwest Airlines Company ; Barbara Stockin...

Global Pandemics

Global Pandemics

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 2569 views

11/17/2009 6:00 PM MuseumHidde Ploegh, Professor of Biology, MIT,; Member Whitehead InstituteDescription: In his role as a biochemist, Hidde Ploegh explains the "essential features of the lifestyle of the flu virus" discussing not only ...

A Reading by Jamaica Kincaid

A Reading by Jamaica Kincaid

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:27:00 | 2331 views

04/04/2007 6:30 PM 6-120Jamaica Kincaid, Writer, Visiting Professor, Harvard Univ.Description: Many writers long to see their work appear in The New Yorker. Miraculously, Jamaica Kincaid got her start in print generating -Talk of the To...

Projects for Change: Bringing Management Tools and Ideas, Collaboration, and Learning"by"Doing to the Challenge of Global Health Delivery for Tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, and Other Diseases in Resource"Poor Settings

Projects for Change: Bringing Manag...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:44:23 | 2141 views

06/07/2008 11:00 AM Anjali Sastry, '86, PhD '95, Senior LecturerDescription: The Latin motto on the MIT seal, mens et manus _ mind and hand _ encapsulates Anjali Sastry's view of the combined theoretical and practical education that stu...

Bridging the Delivery Gap to Global Health

Bridging the Delivery Gap to Global...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:49:32 | 2124 views

11/19/2007 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumDr. Jim Yong Kim, Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of Health and Human Rights, Harvard Medical School; Board of Directors, Partners in Health Description: Jim Yong Kim and Partners in Health are parad...

Engineering a New Attack on Disease

Engineering a New Attack on Disease

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 1799 views

05/10/2004 12:00 PM McGovernRichard A. Young, Member, Whitehead Institute; Professor of Biology, MITDescription: Out of a world population of 6 billion, 57 million people die each year. And while we have gained 20 years in life expecta...

HIV Lymphocyte Dynamics and Implications for Therapy

HIV Lymphocyte Dynamics and Implica...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 1701 views

03/23/2006 David Ho, Founding Scientific Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center; ; Irene Diamond Professor at The Rockefeller UniversityDescription: Few researchers become legends in their own ti...