Social Policy is health policy: Lessons from the Pandemic

Weill Hall (Ford School) - Annenberg Auditorium (1120) 735 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Join Ford School Dean and founding director of the U-M Center for Racial Justice, Celeste Watkins-Hayes and Paula Lantz, James B. Hudak Professor of Health Policy, as they discuss the devastating structural inequities exposed by the COVID pandemic—and why all policymakers must now be equipped with a toolkit for navigating pandemics.   Registration link

Water & Public Health: Inequity & Affordability

Online Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Please join us for the "Residents & Researchers" Tuesday talks on environment, health and community with Monica Lewis-Patrick, President and CEO of We the People of Detroit, Mary Grant, Public Water for All Campaign Director at Food & Water Watch and Dr. Marcela González Rivas, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Public Health and International Affairs,

Deepening Diversity: A DEI of Public Health Consequence


Although people of color suffering under interlocking systems of oppression — such as impoverished and working-class residents of disinvested urban or rural communities — bear the largest population health burdens in the United States, the magnitude of racialized health inequity is often greatest among college graduates. Whether predominantly white universities are simply failing to address

Global Health Community Special Event

School of Nursing - 2250 426 N Ingalls St, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Physician. Advocate. Humanitarian. Dr. Paul Farmer, co-founder of Partners in Health, was these things and more. Join friends from across the institution for a special event examining Dr. Farmer’s life, legacy, and impact on health disparities around the world. Led by U-M colleagues who knew, worked with and learned from Dr. Farmer, our discussion will