Loading Events

Events

Event Detail

UIC to Host Event Titled Racism as a Public Health Issue

The UIC School of Public Health will host its annual Alumni Learning Series titled Racism as a Public Health Issue.  The evenings keynote speaker is Dr. Camara Jones, Senior Fellow of the Satcher Leadership Institute and Cardiovascular Research Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine.  As a family physician and epidemiologist, Dr. Jones’ work focuses on the impact of racism on the health and well-being of the nation.

Dr. Jones will be joined by panelists Dr. Linda Rae Murray, Chief Medical Officer at the Cook County Health and Hospital System, and Dr. David Ansell, Senior Vice President for Community Health Equity and Senior Provost for Community Affairs at Rush University.  This event is free and open to the public.

Date: March 1, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Location: UIC School of Public Health Auditorium, 1603 W. Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612
RSVP: sphalumniseries.eventbrite.com