UNM Public Health Program Jonathan Mann Health and Human Rights Lecture

Start: Thursday, December 1, 2011 - 12:00 pm

End: Thursday, December 1, 2011 - 2:00 pm

National Hispanic Cultural Center, Bank of America Auditorium, 1701 4th Street SW, Albuquerque, NM

"Moving from Science to Policy and Practice: Building Healthier Communities based on Human Rights"


Brian Smedley, Ph.D.

Vice-President and Director of the Health Policy Institute of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Washington D.C.


Thursday, December 1, 2011
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
National Hispanic Cultural Center, Bank of America Auditorium 1701 4th Street SW, Albuquerque, NM

 Seating is limited. Please plan to arrive early.

Dr. Smedley served as Study Director for the IOM reports, In the Nation’s Compelling Interest: Ensuring Diversity in the Health Workforce and Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care. In 2004 he was honored by Rainbow/PUSH coalition as a “Health Trailblazer” award winner; in 2002 he was awarded the Congressional Black Caucus lthcare Hero” award.