11th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health Dr. Winifred King Dr. Winifred King has extensive experience in behavioral research and program evaluation. Within the past decade, she has developed expertise in the following areas: program management including the coordination, dissemination, and evaluation of behavioral interventions; program evaluation, including development… 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 Dean’s Office, UNC Gillings School of Public Health William L. Roper, MD, MPH, Dean Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Morgan… Read more »

UNC Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Program The UNC Breast Cancer and Environment Research Program (BCERP) is a five-year $2.2 million initiative aimed at studying how factors such as pregnancy and obesity may promote susceptibility to an aggressive subtype of breast cancer, basal-like, that is more prevalent in premenopausal African American patients. As the… Read more »

10th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health Dr. Fernando A. Wagner Fernando A. Wagner, ScD, MPH, is affiliated with the Drug Abuse Research Program/Center for Health Disparities Solutions (Deputy Director) and Public Health Program (Associate Professor), Morgan State University; and with the Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School… Read more »

    SPONSORSHIP Dean’s Office, UNC Gillings School of Public Health William L. Roper, MD, MPH, Dean UNC School of Public Health Department of Biostatistics Department of Maternal and Child Health Center for Distance Learning and Health Communications     National Institutes of Health International Telecommunications Consortium   Association of Schools of Public Health National… Read more »

16th Annual Summer Public Health Research Videoconference on Minority Health   Ralph Forquera is Executive Director for the Seattle Indian Health Board and the Director of the Urban Indian Health Institute. A member of the Juaneño Band of California Mission Indians, Mr. Forquera is a recognized authority on urban Indian health, has authored articles and… Read more »