“Reaching for the American Dream: Economic Mobility and Minority Health”
Founded in 1977, the Minority Health Conference aims to raise awareness regarding health disparities and mobilize students, academics, researchers, and community members to take action for change. This year's theme will focus on research and interventions that focus on the impact of socioeconomic factors on minority health, with a particular focus on health disparities in the aftermath of the recession.
The 17th annual William T. Small, Jr. Keynote Lecture - William A. “Sandy” Darity, Jr., Ph.D., Samuel Du Bois Cook Professor of Public Policy, African and African American Studies, and Economics; Director, Duke Consortium on Social Equity, Duke University.
Dr. Darity’s keynote will kick off an exciting day, with multiple breakout sessions and speakers, including featured speaker Allison E. Aiello, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health.
Register to attend in person by February 13_at http://minorityhealth.web.unc.edu