Conversations around Cultures of Health Public Health Series

Posted by University of Pennsylvania on August 11, 2014

You’re invited to the
2014/15 CPHI Seminar Series
This year’s CPHI seminar series, is entitled
“Conversations around Cultures of Health”

Join us for a series of conversations that build upon the vision of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation around the “Culture of Health” and coincide with the University of Pennsylvania’s annual theme – The Year of Health.

Print the Fall/Winter Series

Fall/Winter 2014 Speakers and Working Titles

Friday, September 19th (12-1:30pm)
Houston Hall, Bodek Lounge 3417 Spruce Street
Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD MBA
“A Vision to Build a Culture of Health”

Friday, September 26th (12-1:30pm)
Colonial Penn Center Auditorium, 3641 Locust Walk
Sandra Brooks, MD MBA
“From Disease to Health: Population Based Experience of a Major Community Health System”

Thursday, October 16th (5-6:30pm)
Alumni House, 3533 Locust Walk
Philippe Bourgois and Brian Work, MD MPH
Working Title: “Substance Abuse, Violence, HIV: Changing Environments to Reduce Risk”

Wednesday, October 22nd (5-9pm)
Huntsman Hall, Dhirubhai Ambani Auditorium, 3730 Walnut Street
Peter Singer, BPhil MA
“The Life You Can Save: Effective Giving to Improve the Health and Welfare of the Global”

November, 7th (12-1:30pm)
Class of ’55 Terrace Room Claudia Cohen Hall, Ground Floor,
249 South 36th Street
Jooyoung Lee, PhD and Jeanmarie Perrone, MD
Working Title: “Evidence-based Public Health Week: From the Streets to the ER: The Opioid Analgesic Epidemic”

Thursday, November 20th (12-1:30pm)
Location TBD
Robert A. Schnoll, Ph.D. and Ryan Coffman MPH, CHES
Working Title: “Fact, Fiction and Local Action: Tobacco use among Mental Health Populations”

December 5th (9-10:30am)
Houston Hall, Bodek Lounge 3417 Spruce Street
José Ramón Fernández-Peña, MD, MPA and Katherine Yun, MD
Working Title: “Immigrant Health, Workforce Diversity and Cross-Cultural Communication”

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