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Georgia State: The 2019 Kreuter Katz Lecture on Health Equity Featuring Dr. Vanessa Northington Gamble

Please join Georgia State University for the 2019 Kreuter Katz Lecture on Health Equity hosted by the School of Public Health.

The 2019 lecture features Dr. Vanessa Northington Gamble and the topic is titled, “Pioneering Racial Justice, Health Equity, and Public Health: The Activist Life of Dr. Virginia M. Alexander.”  

Dr. Vanessa Northington Gamble, a physician and medical historian, chaired the Tuskegee Syphilis Study Legacy Committee in 1997 that secured a presidential apology for the treatment of African-American patients. Before coming to The George Washington University, she taught at Harvard University, the University of Massachusetts, Hampshire College, the University of Wisconsin, and Johns Hopkins University. Appointed head of the Association of American Medical Colleges’ (AAMC) Division of Community and Minority Programs in 1999, Professor Gamble has served as consultant or committee member on a range of projects run by national medical organizations, including the Institute of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the American Foundation for AIDS Research.

Date & Time:
Thursday, November 21

1:30 p.m. Registration
2:00 p.m. Lecture
3:00 p.m. Reception 

Location:
Georgia State University
Centennial Hall Auditorium
100 Auburn Avenue NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Registration:
Free and open to the public. Complete the registration required for entry.

Registration Deadline:
November 11, 2019

Contact:
phrsvp@gsu.edu