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17th Annual Summer Public Health Research
Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health


TUESDAY, June 7, 2011  -  Health Equity: Progress and Pitfalls

1:30 EDT

Barbara Pullen-Smith, M.P.H. (Moderator) [bio]  
Director, North Carolina Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities (web site)

"Childhood Migration and Well-being: A Framework for Understanding the Opportunities and Challenges" [slides] [handout]
Krista M. Perreira, Ph.D. [bio]
Associate Professor, Department of Public Policy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (web site)

"Toward a Future of Good Health and Wellness: Inequities in American Indian and Alaska Native Health" [slides] [handout]
Jeffrey A. Henderson, M.D., M.P.H. [bio]
President and CEO, Black Hills Center for American Indian Health; Assistant Professor, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center (web site)

"Building Stronger Communities for Better Health: Moving from Science to Policy an Practice" [slides] [handout]
Brian D. Smedley, Ph.D. [bio]
Vice President and Director, Health Policy Institute, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies (web site)

2:45 EDT

Audience, telephone, and email questions and discussion

Jeffrey A. Henderson, M.D., M.P.H.

Brian D. Smedley, Ph.D.

M. Cookie Newsom, Ph.D.
Director, Diversity Education and Assessment, UNC (web site)

(Dr. Perreira had a previously-scheduled engagement.)

4:00 EDT

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