Minority Health Institute 2009

Breaking the Cycle: Investigating the Intersection of Educational Inequities and Health Disparities


15th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute
and Videoconference on Minority Health
June 9, 2009
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Reginald Weaver, DIP (hon), DHL (hon), DPS (hon)

When Education and Health Intersect
Vice President, Education International
Past President, National Education AssociationDina C. Castro, MPH, PhD
Education Inequities and Health Disparities: Child Development and the School Readiness Gap
Scientist, UNC FPG Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina at Chapel HillNicholas Freudenberg, DrPH
Reframing High School Dropout as a Public Health Issue
Distinguished Professor and DPH Director, Hunter College School of Health Sciences, City University of New YorkLillian A. Sparks, JD
Native Children’s Agenda – Policies to Improve the Health and Education of Native Students
Executive Director, National Indian Education AssociationHoward Lee, MSW, Moderator
Executive Director, N.C. Education Cabinet
Past Chair, North Carolina Board of Education
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