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Johns Hopkins: Speaker to Discuss Neighborhoods and Cardiometabolic Health in Disadvantaged Neighborhoods

This month’s Health Equity Jam Session, which is co-sponsored by the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Equity and the Bloomberg American Health Initiative, will feature University of Pittsburgh Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences Associate Professor Tiffany Gary-Webb, PhD MHS . She will share her expertise on “Neighborhoods and Cardiometabolic Health in Disadvantaged Communities.”

The Johns Hopkins Center for Health Equity promotes equity in health and healthcare for socially at-risk populations through advancing scientific knowledge, promoting sustainable changes in practice and policy, partnering with communities, raising public awareness of health inequities, and training scholars. The Bloomberg American Health Initiative works to tackle critical, 21st century challenges to public health in the United States, aiming to improve health and save lives nationwide. Its four focus areas are Addiction & Overdose; Environmental Challenges; Obesity & the Food System; and Risks to Adolescent Health.

The event is open to the public. Please click HERE to RSVP.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

3:00 to 4:30 PM

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

2024 E. Monument Street

First Floor Conference Room (The Welch Center)

Baltimore, MD 21205