Events

Colloquia*

Dr. Camara Jones (Morehouse School of Medicine and APHA)
Achieving Health Equity:  Tools for a national conversation on racism
Date: September 15, 2015
Time: 12pm
Location: CNR Auditorium

Dr. Nancy Krieger (Harvard University School of Public Health)
Virginia S. DeHaan Lecture on Health Promotion and Education
Embodying History: Epidemiology & The People’s Health: An ecosocial perspective
Date: October 5, 2015
Time: 4pm
Location: Klamon Room, CNR 8030

Dr. Ana Diez Roux (Drexel University School of Public Health)
James W. Curran Lecture on the Social Determinants of Health
Reflections on the Social Determinants of Health: Opportunities and challenges for public health research and action
Date: November 19, 2015
Time: 4pm
Location: Rita Ann Rollins Room, 8th Floor GCR

Journal Clubs*

Students enrolled in certificate only

An Interactive Session about Health Disparities in Atlanta (Presented by the Association of Black Public Health Students)
To RSVP: http://bit.ly/1h6XPad
Date: October 15, 2015
Time: 7pm
Location: Rita Anne Rollins Room (RAR), GCR 8th Floor

Discussion Facilitated by the Sociocontextual Determinants of Health Certificate Student Council
Gun control and suicide: The impact of state firearm regulations in the United States, 1995-2004 (article attached)
Date: November 11, 2015
Time: 12-1pm
Location: CNR 2001

Dr. Abigail Sewell (Emory University, Department of Sociology)
Public Health Impact of Stop and Frisk in NYC
Date: November 30, 2015
Time: 12 – 1pm
Location: CNR 6001

Lorrie King (Emory University, RSPH and 50 Cents. Period.)
American Heart (documentary)
Date: December 2, 2015
Time: 5 – 7pm (Discussion to follow screening)
Location: CNR 2001

*Please contact Dr. Hannah Cooper if you find that you cannot meet the requirement of attending two journal club meetings and two colloquia over the course of a semester.

Past events