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South Carolina Hosts Rural Health Lecture Series: The First Will Focus on Rural Poverty on October 25

Join the University of South Carolina’s Arnold School of Public Health and the South Carolina Office of Rural Health for the first in a three-part lecture series focused on issues impacting rural communities. The lectures, which are free and open to the public, address the the social determinants of health in rural communities.

The first Rural Health Lecture will take place at the USC Alumni Center (900 Senate St Columbia, S.C. 29201) on Tuesday, October 25 from 11 a.m.-noon. The theme is “Rural Poverty: Consequences for Health and Learning” and will feature Dr. Cynthia “Mil” Duncan, who is Director of the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire and the author of the “Worlds Apart” book series.

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[Photo: Dr. Cynthia Duncan]