Events

Past Event

The Dean's Seminar Series on Chronic Disease - Scoping the Future: A Research Agenda for Public Health

September 24, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Online Event
Featuring: James W. Curran, MD, MPH Dean, Rollins School of Public Health Emory University Linda P. Fried, MD, MPH Dean and DeLamar Professor of Public Health Senior Vice President, Columbia University Medical Center Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health This seminar series focuses on one of today's greatest public health challenges: the global epidemic of chronic diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, and the pandemic of obesity. To foster discussion and innovation across the Mailman community on key questions such as the role of prevention and health preservation, how to reduce disparities, determining which policies and interventions will be most impactful and at what points in the life-course, and how to set goals and measure progress, the School offers talks by thought leaders outside of and among the Mailman School faculty. For questions, contact Lauren Sagnella, Associate Director of Special Events, las2336@cumc.columbia.edu.

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