Uniting Our Divided City: Addressing Health Disparities

November 13, 2015

The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2300 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78712, Sid Richardson Hall, Unit 3

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Travis County and the City of Austin have the reputation of having a healthy population, but many residents are being left behind, unable to share in the benefits of good health. Join us for the second of our Opportunity Forum 2015-2016 Lunch Series, featuring health care providers, advocates, and UT faculty working to address racial and ethnic health disparities in our community.

Panelists:

Christie Garbe
Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Central Health

Miyong Kim
Professor, School of Nursing
The University of Texas at Austin

Dr. William Lawson
Associate Dean of Health Disparities, Dell Medical School
The University of Texas at Austin

Moderated by Sherri Greenberg, Clinical Professor, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, the University of Texas at Austin

Lunch Series Co-Sponsors:

William Wayne Justice Center for Public Interest Law
Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
The Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis
Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living at the University of Texas School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus
Graduate Program in Community and Regional Planning, School of Architecture

Presentations:

Christie Garbe’s presentation (powerpoint)
Miyong Kim’s Presentation (powerpoint)
William Lawson’s presentation (powerpoint)

 

 

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