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Research Cafe : Global Health Disparities


 Research Café

 An interactive discussion on
 Global Health Disparities Featuring
 Dr. Courtney Queen


 Thursday, Oct. 18, 3:00pm at Cougar Grounds
 Free coffee and snacks provided


 What are Research Cafes?


 Research Cafes are informal, interactive discussions open to everyone interested in the topic being  presented.  Participation in the dialogue between the audience and the speaker is strongly encouraged.

 Who should attend?


  ALL MAJORS interested in discussing the challenges and solutions to global health disparities

 What will be discussed?

  • Primary challenges to ending global health disparities
  • History and current overview of topic.
  • Case studies and current research being done on the topic.
  • Opportunities in every field to combat the issue and HOW YOU CAN BE A PART OF THE SOLUTION to ending global health disparities.

About Dr. Courtney Queen


 Dr. Courtney Queen is a Research Assistant Professor at  the University of Houston, Abramson Center for the Future  of Health in the College of Technology. Her research  examines eliminating health disparities for the medically  underserved through introducing non-invasive, low-cost,  end-user devices for the early detection and management  of diseases. Dr. Queen brings the perspective of a  Sociologist who has dedicated her education and career  to eliminating health disparities for the medically  underserved through research, service, training, and  teaching.

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 Moderated by: Fellowship of Tier One Scholars
 Hosted by: UH Learning through Discovery, contact Dan Cato, djcato@uh.edu