The University of Iowa

International Mondays – 12-1:00 p.m. – Fall 2009 Lecture Series

October 22nd, 2009

International Mondays Fall 2009 Lecture Series

All lectures take place from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the Iowa City Public Library, Meeting Room A.

October 12American and Australian Federal Constitutions: Where is the Bill of Rights (and does it matter)?

William G. Buss, O. K. Patton Professor of Law, University of Iowa College of Law

October 19 - Humanitarianism without Humans: Parasites, Pharmaceuticals and Philanthropy
Ari Samsky, Postdoctoral Research Scholar, University of Iowa’s Global Health Studies Program

October 26 – Rehabilitated: Anna Goeldi, the “Last Witch”
Waltraud Maierhofer, Professor of German, University of Iowa

November 2 – The Program to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis in Haiti: the role of drug donations, community perceptions, and access to health care
Nanette Barkey, Community and Behavioral Health, University of Iowa

November 9 - Establishment of Interdisciplinary Child Protection Teams in Turkey 2002-2006: Multi-Center Collaboration on Improving the Clinical Management of Child Abuse and Neglect
Resmiye Oral, M.D., Clinical Director of Child Protection Program, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Iowa

November 16Teaching English in Spain
International Education Week Lecture: Aubree Miller, 2005 graduate of Spanish and International Studies, University of Iowa