Virginia Commonwealth University

Training

Title: Minority Health Conference Internet Broadcast

Date/Time: 2/24/2012  2:00 - 3:30 pm

Presenter: Dr. Ana Diez-Roux

Registration: 23 seats available (Max. Class Size = 24)
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Building: Tompkins-McCaw Library   Distance Education Room, 2-010

Cost: $0  

Sponsor: VCU Libraries

Audience: VCU Students, Faculty and Staff Only

Category: Audio/Video

Description: Tompkins-McCaw Library will be hosting the internet broadcast of Dr. Ana Diez-Roux`s keynote lecture of the 33rd annual Minority Health Conference at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. This year`s topic is "Translational Research: The Road from Efficacy to Equity." Ana Diez-Roux, MD, PhD, is a professor of epidemiology and director of the Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health in the School of Public Health, a research professor in the Survey Research Center in the Institute for Social Research, and director of the Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars Program at the University of Michigan. Dr. Diez Roux has been an international leader in the investigation of the social determinants of health, the application of multilevel analysis in health research, and the study of neighborhood health effects. More information can be found on the conference`s website: http://studentorgs.unc.edu/msc/index.php/conference/conference-2012

Contact: Thelma Mack
804-828-0017
mackta@vcu.edu