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Webinar showing: “Quantifying racism to understand and address health disparities”

***We now have a date for this seminar viewing!

Tuesday, November 15th from 12-1 PM, Tidewater Room 1206.****

 

 

 

Please join the Tulane Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health and the Tulane Prevention Research Center for a group webinar showing of APHA’s “Quantifying racism to understand and address health disparities.”

What: This webinar will provide an introduction to racism and health disparities; a discussion of implementation and measurement challenges in public health research; a discussion of measurement of the physiologic impacts of racism on health; and lessons learned from doing the work and how to overcome challenges.

When: 1-2 PM CST, Wednesday September 7th.

Who: Camara Jones, MD, MPH, PhD, APHA President; Nancy Krieger, PhD, Professor of Social Epidemiology at Harvard Chan School of Public Health; and Richard J. David, MD, Retired Professor of Pediatrics at University of Illinois College of Medicine, Co-Director NICU at John Stroger Hospital.

Where: Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Room 1215, 1440 Canal Street (Tidewater Building), New Orleans, LA 70112.

This event is free and open to the public! If you’re unable to attend in-person, you can register at the following link below to watch the webinar. http://bit.ly/2bIV6VT

Questions? Contact John Marmion (Tulane CEMCH) at 504-988-2090 or imarmion@tulane.edu

 

Follow the link to our Facebook event page for more information. http://bit.ly/2bjh2Go

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August 25, 2016 at 10:50 am Leave a comment

CEMCH LinkedIn group: be a member!

Are you a member of our Linked In group yet?

Join us to see new job posts, practicum openings, and networking opportunities on your timeline! Students, alumni, and professionals are all welcome.

http://bit.ly/1sJAi5u

August 23, 2016 at 11:15 am Leave a comment

Health, Race, and Communication Seminar Series Fall 2016

Please join us for the Fall 2016 Health, Race, and Communication Seminar Series, covering communication skills focused on health and race specifically for community organizers, neighborhood groups, and public health students, professionals, faculty and researchers. *These seminars are free and open to the public.*

All seminars will be held at Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Room 1201, 1440 Canal Street (Tidewater Building), New Orleans, LA 70112.

“Unprisoned: Exploring How Mass Incarceration Impacts Health and Wellbeing” 12-1 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 14, led by Eve Abrams, independent producer and host of WWNO radio series “Unprisoned: Stories from the System.”

“Critical Race Theory and the Intersection of Race, Law, and Power” 12-1 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 21, led by Mohan Ambikaipaker, PhD, Assistant Professor, Tulane University Department of Communications.

“Bridge the Divide: How Communication & Technology Gaps Contribute to Health Disparities” 12-1 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 28, led by Trupania “Trap” Bonner, Founder of Crescent City Media Group and Project Coordinator of Open Democracy Project.

Sponsored by the Tulane Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health, Tulane Prevention Research Center, Tulane Society of Young Black Public Health Professionals, and Student Government Association of the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Questions? Contact John Marmion (Tulane CEMCH) at 504-988-2090 or imarmion@tulane.edu

*Note* The room for the third seminar on Wednesday Sept. 28 has been changed to 1210.

August 19, 2016 at 4:28 pm Leave a comment

We have been posting open positions in our LinkedIn Group!

If you are not already a member, consider joining us on LinkedIn in our Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health group! Job and practicum openings, network opportunities, and other Tulane employment info is posted as we receive it.

Connect and enjoy!

https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8544108

August 18, 2016 at 11:27 am Leave a comment


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