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Award-winning New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof to give Kathryn Robertson Memorial Lecture


Nicholas Kristof will speak on “Pathways to Becoming a Global Citizen” at the fifth annual Kathryn Robertson Memorial Lecture in Global Health. The lecture is free and open to the public. A reception and book signing will follow.


Monday, April 20, 2015, noon


OHSU Auditorium, 3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239. Map of Marquam Hill Campus.


Nicholas Kristof is a two-time Pulitzer Prize winning columnist for The New York Times. He and his wife, Sheryl WuDunn, are co-authors of four books, including “Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide” (2009) and “A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity” (2014).

The annual Kathryn Robertson Memorial Lecture in Global Health was established in 2010. Kathryn Robertson, the daughter of OHSU President Joseph Robertson, Jr., M.D., M.B.A. and Margaret A. Hewitt, M.D., died February 7, 2010 at age 25. She was an advocate for global understanding and multicultural education.

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