The Fifth Annual Science of Health Equity Summit
Noon to 1:30 p.m. CDT Friday, April 23, 2021
Due to University policies regarding COVID-19, the Fifth Annual Science of Health Equity Summit will be hosted virtually via Zoom.
Keynote presentation by Dr. Collins O. Airhihenbuwa:
Dr. Airhihenbuwa is an expert in creating solutions to promote health equity in national and global health and has more than 30 years of experience advancing research on culture, identity and health to inform strategies for training young professionals to conduct health behavior and public health research and intervention. Dr. Airhihenbuwa leads the interdisciplinary team known as the Global Research Against Non-communicable Disease (GRAND) Initiative at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University. He is also a Professor of Health Management & Policy.
Sprince Zwerling Award for Social Justice:
The 2021 Sprince Zwerling Award for Social Justice will be presented to a graduate student in the Department of Community and Behavioral Health with interests in promoting health equity and social justice.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact HEAL Coordinator Jessica Andino in advance by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.