2007 Cosponsors, partnerships, endorsements OLD WELL SPONSOR ($10,000 and above) Dean’s Office, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health CAROLINA SPONSOR UNC Center for AIDS Research UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health Department of Epidemiology TAR HEEL SPONSORS Chapel Hill-Carrboro Area Alumna Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Family Health International Kenneth Cole… Read more »

Ana V. Diez-Roux, MD, PhD, MPH Neighborhoods and Health Disparities: Old Evidence and New Directions Recent years have witnessed an explosion of research on the ways in which neighborhood contexts may impact health and contribute to health disparities. However, firm conclusions regarding the impact of neighborhood context on health have remained elusive. This presentation will… Read more »

22nd Annual Minority Health Conference 2nd Annual William T. Small Jr. Keynote Lecturer   Dr. Keith Wailoo Education   BA, 1984, Yale University; MA, 1989, and PhD (History and Sociology of Science), 1992, University of Pennsylvania   Academic Interests My chief interest is the history of American medicine, with emphases on medical ideas and technologies,… Read more »

  6th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health June 12-16, 2000 Eliminating Health Disparities   John Ruffin, PhD Framework for Understanding Health Disparities Associate Director, Research on Minority Health, National Institutes of Health   Linda Burhansstipanov, MSPH, DrPH, CHES Native American Health Issues, Lessons Learned from Community-Based Interventions, and Overview… Read more »

10th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health   Hon. Frank Pallone, Jr. On January 7, Frank Pallone Jr. was officially sworn in for his eighth full term in the U.S. House of Representatives. Pallone represents New Jersey’s Sixth Congressional District, which covers most of Middlesex County, as well as the… Read more »

SPONSORSHIP National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Infectious Diseases, Office of Minority and Woman’s Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Institute on Drug Abuse Dean’s Office, UNC Gillings School of Public Health William L. Roper, MD, MPH, Dean Center for Health Statistics… Read more »

  8th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health Dr. Konrad is program director of the Primary Care and the Health Professions Research Program at the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research, Chapel Hill, NC. He is also Research Professor in the Schools of Public Health, Medicine, and Pharmacy… Read more »

6th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health Linda Burhansstipanov, MSPH, DrPH, is of the Western Cherokee Tribe and is the Director of Native American Cancer Initiatives, Inc. of Pine, Colorado (1993 to present). She formerly (1989-1993) was the program director of Native American Cancer Research Program for the National Cancer… Read more »

7th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health Ralph J. DiClemente, PhD, is Charles Howard Candler Professor of Public Health and Associate Director, Emory/Atlanta Center for AIDS Research. He holds concurrent appointments as Professor in the School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, in the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Department… Read more »

16th Annual Summer Public Health Research Videoconference on Minority Health     Howard N. Lee Howard N. Lee, MSW, is Executive Director of the North Carolina Education Cabinet. The Cabinet includes the Governor, the Chair of the State Board of Education, the Superintendent of Public Instruction, the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human… Read more »