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Events and Seminars

Renee Royak-Schaler Lecture in Health Disparities

2017

Topic: When It Comes to Health, Does Zip Code Matter More than Genetic Code?
Presenter:
Anthony B. Iton, MD, JD, MPH

A range of powerful evidence shows unequivocally that where you live, as well as your social circumstances, play a huge role in your health. This was the message delivered by Anthony B. Iton, MD, JD, MPH, Senior Vice President of Healthy Communities at the California Endowment, in a lecture April 18 at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM). Full story


2016

Topic: The Concepts of Health Disparities and Health Equity: Can We Get a Little More Clarity?”

Presenter: Paula Braveman, MD, MPH

Dr. Braveman is Director, Center on Social Disparities and Health, and Professor, Family and Community Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. Seminar Program