Other Public Health Events
Tuesday, April 5, 2016; 12;00 pm
Mobilization of Social and Medical Resources for Health: Practices of AIDS Patients in a Composite Care System in Uganda
Location: Africana Studies, Suite 330A, 3401 Walnut Street
Dr. David Kyaddondo,
a medical anthropologist and senior lecturer at Makerere University in Uganda, will present his work. RSVP.
Wednesday, April 6, 2016; 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Health Equity and Addressing Social Determinants of Health
Location: Smilow Center for Translational Research, Auditorium, 3400 Civic Center Blvd.
This lecture, which is a part of Health Equity Week, will feature Keynote Speaker: Georges C. Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Association.
April 14-15, 2016
Location: Claudia Cohen Hall, 249 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA
This two-day conversation will explore issues of safety and violence facing under-resourced urban communities. The Science of Safety for Our Cities conference will consider emerging research, funding approaches, the roles of policy and urban design in violence & injury prevention, and the importance of partnerships to produce science with greater impact. Register here.
Friday, April 15, 2016; 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Becoming the Healthiest City by 2032: Lessons Learned in Milwaukee...and Beyond
Location: Ritter Hall 100, Temple University, 13th and Montgomery (enter from Montgomery Street)
Temple University College of Public Health presents Dr. Magda Peck as she returns to her hometown for a presentation and discussion on what it really takes for major urban communities to achieve health and vitality for all women, children and families. RSVP.
August 15-19, 2016
Health Disparities Research Institute
Location: 6707 Democracy Blvd., Suite 800, Bethesda, MD 20892
The program will support the development of individual research projects by promising scientists early in their careers and will stimulate research in the disciplines supported by science on minority health and health disparities. Read more
Apply by June 1, 2016