Public Health Speaker Series - Sandro Galea

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Public Health Speaker Series - Sandro Galea

Within reason? Ensuring public health matters in coming decades

By UT School of Public Health San Antonio

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Date and time

Thursday, February 2 · 10 - 11am CST


UT Health Academic Learning & Teaching Center Room 3.303 7703 Floyd Curl Drive San Antonio, TX 78229

About this event

Join us for the second Public Health Speaker series featuring Sandro Galea, MD, MPH, DrPH presenting "Within reason? Ensuring public health matters in coming decades."

Lunch will be provided following presentation.

Sandro Galea, a physician, epidemiologist, and author, is dean and Robert A. Knox Professor at Boston University School of Public Health. He previously held academic and leadership positions at Columbia University, the University of Michigan, and the New York Academy of Medicine. He has published extensively in the peer-reviewed literature, and is a regular contributor to a range of public media, about the social causes of health, mental health, and the consequences of trauma. He has been listed as one of the most widely cited scholars in the social sciences. He is past chair of the board of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health and past president of the Society for Epidemiologic Research and of the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine. Galea has received several lifetime achievement awards. Galea holds a medical degree from the University of Toronto, graduate degrees from Harvard University and Columbia University, and an honorary doctorate from the University of Glasgow.

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