Dr. Mads Gilbert: U.S. Lecture Tour Schedule April 11-18th, 2012

Dr. Mads Gilbert, professor of medicine at the University of North Norway, specializes in anesthesiology and emergency medicine. He provided medical support in Gaza during Israel’s three-week assault in December 2008 and January 2009. Dr. Gilbert describes his experiences in his book, Eyes in Gaza, co-authored with colleague Dr. Erik Fosse. Mads Gilbert recently returned from trips to Beirut, Lebanon (March 2012) and the Gaza Strip (January 2012). Gilbert’s US lecture tour will focus on his experiences in Gaza during Operation Cast Lead and in his recent follow-up visit, while providing an up-to-date analysis of the Palestinian crisis in light of current US-Israeli foreign policy in the Middle East.

Scheduled Lectures. Additional events in these cities are TB

Wednesday, 11th April 2012: Washington D.C.  8:00-11:00a.m.: Press Conference;  National Press Club;  Lecture & Reception at Georgetown University, 3:00pm – 6:00pm. Contact: Jennifer at  amadea311@earthlink.net; or Marina at mrk72@georgetown.edu

Thursday, 12th April 2012: Madison, Wisconsin.  12:00-1:00pm, WORT 89.9fm Radio: A Public Affair – Interview. Lecture and book sales at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 180 Science Hall 7:00pm. Contact: Max Love at mlove@wisc.edu; or Barb Olson at barbieolson@yahoo.com

Friday, 13 April 2012; Minneapolis, MN; Lecture @ 7:00p.m. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church; 2730 E. 31st Street;  Contact: Margaret at Hope4Peace22000@yahoo.com or WAMM (Women Against Military Madness) at (612) 827-5364.

Saturday, 14 April 2012: Minneapolis, MN; coffee 9:30a.m. & lecture @ 10:00a.m.; Hennepin United Methodist Church; 511 Groveland Ave. Contact: Dixie of MEPN (Middle East Peace Now) at dixiev@earthlink.net Tel: (952) 941-1341

Saturday, 14 April 2012; Northfield, MN. Lecture @ 7:00p.m. St. Olaf’s College; Contact: Jonathan Hill hillj@stolaf.edu; or Jennie at jdhartley1@aol.com

Monday, 16 April 2012; New Brunswick, New Jersey; lecture at 7:00p.m. at Rutgers University. Busch Campus Center Room 120AB;  604 Bartholomew Road Piscataway, New Jersey 08854  Contact: Hajar Hasani at hajarhasani@gmail.com or Maryam at maryam.zohny@gmail.com

Tuesday, 17 April 2012; New York, NY: lecture at 7:00p.m. at Hunter College (need venue/address); Contact: Maryam at maryam.zohny@gmail.com; or Sharita at sssharmin6789@yahoo.com

Wednesday, 18 April 2010; Cambridge, MA; lecture @6:00p.m. at Harvard Law School, Austin West. Contact: Nancy at numurray@comcast.net or Ellen at ecantarow@comcast.net

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2 Responses to Dr. Mads Gilbert: U.S. Lecture Tour Schedule April 11-18th, 2012

  1. thomas hussey says:

    When can we get Dr. Gilbert to the West Coast, Seattle or Bellingham WA to be precise?

  2. Are there any plans for a Canadian tour?

    We heard you speak in Vancouver two years ago(?) — we’d like to participate, but I can’t recall who organized your last visit.

    John Turnbull

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