This documentary follows a group of ambitious advocates whose mission to save lives in Haiti turns into a global fight for health care and justice.
Carl and Jean Grosz Health Sciences Lecture
Jim Yong Kim
A LIFE OF IMPACT: stories and lessons of global health, education, and economic development learned from working with the poorest people on Earth
Carl and Jean Grosz Health Sciences Lecture Series
Velma V. Morrison Center for the Performing Arts
Free and open to the public.
General admission RSVP
Bending the Arc
Free showing of the award winning documentary film.
Q&A session with Dr. Kim after the movie.
Jordan Ballroom in the Student Union Building
About Jim Yong Kim
Former President of the World Bank Group,
Jim Yong Kim is a global visionary devoted to
improving the lives of people in developing countries
and championing the cause of global health.
Before his time at the World Bank Kim served as
President of Dartmouth College and as Executive
Director and co-founder of the internationally
renowned non-profit medical organization Partners
In Health (PIH). At PIH, Kim helped launch a
movement that changed global health forever,
tackling some of the world’s most difficult health
problems in communities of extreme poverty.
Dr. Kim will be the first speaker for the new Carl
and Jean Grosz Health Sciences Lecture Series
launching September 14, 2022. RSVP today and
submit your question to shape our community
conversation with Dr. Kim.