Check out these photos of the intriguing and entertaining activities enjoyed by alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends of the school.
Photos By Rick Olivier
GENERATIONS OF TROPICAL MEDICINE
Mauricio Sauerbrey (TM MS ’70, TM PhD ‘73), left, was a student of professor emeritus Antonio D’allesandro, center. They both had the opportunity to connect with current chair, Nirbhay Kumar, right.
Juan Pizarro, assistant professor of tropical medicine, left, and Eric Dumonteil, adjunct professor of tropical medicine, right, chat with speaker Peter Piot, director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and his wife, Heidi Larson, senior lecturer at the London School, at a reception following Piot’s talk.
Guest eric Belin and associate professor of GCHB Lorelei Cropley (IHD MPH ’83, DrPH ’93) reconnected with karen Meyers edge (iHD MPH ’88) and Leah Steimel (IHD MPH ’89). (Steimel’s son, Jonathan Guzman, is continuing the public health tradition as a BSPH
undergrad at Tulane.)
The Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences table had a great time listening to gala entertainment, Deacon John and the ivories. (pictured: Ilana Scherl, adjunct professor, Diego Rose, professor, Karis Schoellman, clinical assistant professor, and Neil Glennie, adjunct professor.
Melissa Ryan (IHD MPH ‘05), her sister Mary Ryan, and Jason Feldman (IHD MPH ’06) enjoyed reconnecting over a delicious meal and dancing at the Hotel Monteleone. Ryan is branch chief at the Bureau of Clinical Recruitment and Service, a branch of HRSA/DHHS, and Feldman will soon be moving into the role of policy and performance coordinator at the Washington Department of Health’s Office of Infectious Disease.
Dean Pierre Buekens shows off a special gift from Dean’s Office staff – a framed print of the Centennial issue of Global Health and a special issue of the American Journal of Epidemiology. The special AJE was an edition dedicated solely to the school’s 100th anniversary and consisting entirely of scientific articles written by SPHTM faculty.