The 15th Annual William T. Small, Jr. Keynote Lecture will be webcast at 2:00-3:30 pm ET on February 22, 2013, followed by live questions and discussion.

Broadcast schedule, February 22, 2013

  • 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm ET   Live test webcast
  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm ET   15th William T. Small, Jr. Keynote Lecture by Brian D. Smedley, PhD, including live question and answer session.

We strongly recommend that you test your computer setup well in advance of the broadcast so you can obtain assistance from your usual source of technical support. We will try to provide a live test the week before the conference.

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Stephanie BalerModerator for the Internet broadcast of the
15th Annual William T. Small, Jr. Keynote Lecture
by Brian D. Smedley, PhD

Stephanie Baker is an advanced doctoral candidate in the Health Behavior department at the UNC Gillings School of Public Health and a former co-chair of the Minority Health Conference. Her research interests include understanding how context shapes health disparities. Stephanie's dissertation research uses a stress-coping behavior paradigm to look at the influence of the school racial climate on racial disparities in adolescent sedentary behavior. She also has an extensive teaching record on related topics including health disparities, social determinants of health, and the health effects of social policies. Stephanie is committed to diversifying the public health workforce and actively participates in the School's outreach efforts through the Office of Student Affairs.