Dissolving Disparities: Addressing Health Inequities
Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2021 | 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm EST
Virtual via Zoom
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While there is much we can do to care for our health individually, research still shows that race, socioeconomic status and ethnic background can profoundly affect a person’s experience in health care. Providing quality, accessible and equitable wellness services to everyone is a pervasive concern worldwide. In this panel, we will hear from experts as they share the solution-focused programs, research, and training happening at Duke to address inequities in health and wellness.
- Vincent Guilamo-Ramos M.S.N.’17, Dean and Professor, School of Nursing, and Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs
- Peter Ubel, Madge and Dennis T. McLawhorn University Professor, Fuqua School of Business
- Rosa Gonzalez-Guarda, Associate Professor, School of Nursing
- Nadine Barrett, Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, School of Medicine
- Kathryn Whetten, Professor, Sanford School of Public Policy, and Director, Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research
School of Medicine
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School of Nursing
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Fuqua School of Business
With over 25,000 alumni worldwide, the Fuqua community is a strong and closely-knit network of leaders in a wide variety of industries and functions.
Sanford School of Public Policy
The Sanford School Network has over 7,000 graduates worldwide.