-2017 [forthcoming]. Organizer with Abigail Neely. The Costs of Decolonizing the Discipline. Royal Geographical Society with IBG Annual Conference, 29 August – 1 September, London, England.

-2016. Moderator. Theorizing Economies of Death panel session at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, March 29- April 2, San Francisco, CA.

-2016. Panelist. The politics and ethics of vulnerability: exploring methodologies for rights and justice-based research and praxis at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, March 29-April 2, San Francisco, CA. [Organizers: Audra El Vilaly and Azita Ranjbar].

-2015. “Monstrous microbes.” Presented in Liveable Lives session at the RGS-IBG International Conference, September 1-4, University of Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom.

-2015. “The violence of waging peace in Haiti.” Presented in The Legal Geographies of War and Violence session at the 7th International Conference of Critical Geographers, 25-30 July, Jerusalem, Israel and Ramallah, Palestine.

-2015. “Disrupting the (hi)story: reclaiming health citizenship after cholera.” Presented in Histories of the Making of Place in the Present: (Un)fixing texts and landscapes session at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, April 21-25, Chicago, IL.

-2014. “Race, sex, and disease: Biopolitics and syphilis during the U.S. occupation of Haiti (1915-1934).” Presented in the “Powerful Histories: Tracing the Legacies of Contemporary Racial Formations session at the Critical Geography Conference, November November 7-9, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.

-2014. “‘When lives are at stake’ – the differential calculus of mobile bodies following the Haiti earthquake.” Presented in the “Economies of Death: Economic Logics of Grievable Life and Killable Death” session at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, April 8-12, Tampa, FL.

-2013. “Clumsy beginnings: The shifting violence of humanitarian intervention from ‘modernizing mission’ to development projects in the first U.S. occupation of Haiti.” Presented in the “On the Question of Violence in the Humanitarian Present” session at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, April 9-13, Los Angeles, CA.

-2012. “Health citizenship and the geography of blame: Cholera in post-earthquake Haiti.” Paper presented at Oecumene Symposium: Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship, the Open University, February 6-11, Milton-Keynes, UK.

-2011. “Placing Blame: The ‘confluence of circumstances’ in the post-earthquake Haiti cholera outbreak.” Paper presented at the 6th Annual Cascadia Critical Geography Mini Conference, November 18-19, Seattle, WA.

-2011. “The Geography of Blame: Cholera in post-earthquake Haiti.” Paper presented in special session “Mapping the geopolitics of biopolitics” at the 6th International Conference of Critical Geographers, August 16-20, Frankfurt, Germany.

-2011. “Interrogating Humanitarian Practice” panel. Organizer and discussant at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, April 12-16, Seattle, WA.

-2011. “Health enclaves: Micro-territorializing global health.” Paper presented in special session, “Geographies of Global Health Care: From spaces of exception to enclaves of individuation, experimentation, and exploitation” at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, April 12-16, Seattle, WA.

-2010. “A politics of care at the Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic.” Paper presented in special session, “Critical Urban Health Geographies,” at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, April 14-18, Washington, DC.

-2009. “Nurses and the geography of patriotism in World War I America: Red Cross recruitment posters and American Journal of Nursing in the role of identity management.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers, March 22-27, Las Vegas, NV.

-2008. “Unionization of commercial sex workers in India: A two city study.” Paper presented in the Gender Commission Sessions at the 31st International Geographical Congress, August 12-15, Tunis, Tunisia

-2008. “Political opportunity structure in the fight against HIV/AIDS among commercial sex workers in India.” Paper presented at the New Scholarship at the Intersections: Care, Work and Diversity Conference, April 11, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

-2007. “Geography, cyberspace, and the application of law”. Paper presented at Comparative History of Ideas Senior Thesis Presentations, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.