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Implicit Bias in Public Health Practice

The field of public health increasingly focuses on health equity and population health outcomes. While systemic factors are major drivers of inequities, what is the role of the individual? This live webinar will introduce the idea of implicit bias and how it is relevant to all public health professionals, regardless of discipline or role in an agency. #Webinar #Courses #SchoolofPublicHealth #60+Minutes ​​​​ #Bias ​

 12-04-2019 | 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET


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Upcoming Project to Research Link between Tobacco Use and Discrimination

PhD student in Epidemiology Delvon Mattingly discusses the social determinants of tobacco use and its relationship with marginalized populations. October 30, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #HealthandWellness #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #DelvonMattingly ​​​​​​​​


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Interactive Maps Offer Data Highlighting Michigan Cities, Groups Vulnerable to Climate Change

A team of researchers at the School of Public Health have created an interactive map that allows viewers to tangibly see how climate change will impact the populations and environment of Michigan. November 6, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #ClimateChange #DataScience #Featured #FeaturedEnvironment ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Federal Program That Punishes Hospitals May Not Improve Patient Outcomes

School of Public Health Professor Andrew Ryan discusses recent research that a policy designed to decrease hospital-acquired health conditions such as thrombosis or infection after surgery by fining hospitals for such incidents may not be working. November 6, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Policy ​​​​​​​​ #AndrewRyan ​


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From Advocacy to Policy to Impact: U-M’s Decision to Cover In-Vitro Fertilization and What it Teache

U-M's decision to offer university employees insurance plans that cover in-vitro fertilization (IFV). The School of Public Health is hosting a seminar to discuss the impacts of this decision and healthcare coverage at a national level. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Seminar #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​

 11-21-2019 | 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM ET


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2019 Health Policy Symposium - Building the European Law State

School of Public Health presents Rutgers Political Science and Law Professor R. Daniel Keleman to discuss current events and issues pertaining to the EU's judicial system and policies, and the implications of these changes to the system. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Symposium #SchoolofPublicHealth #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness #Europe #Policy ​​​​​​​​

 11-08-2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET


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Preventing Firearm Injuries among Children and Teens: The State of Science

School of Public Health presents a conference identifying current research on firearm injury amongst children and teenagers, and potential solutions to combat this growing issue. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Symposium #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #Government/Politics #GunControl #YouthandAdolescent

 10-21-2019 | 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM ET


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An Ingenious Way to Live: Fostering Disability Culture in Higher Education

School of Public Health hosts a panel of scholars and practitioners from Michigan and other institutions to discuss ways that higher education institutions can improve in providing equal opportunity for differently-abled students. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Lecture #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #Health/Wellness #Disability #Education

 10-21-2019 | 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM ET


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Beyond a Gendered Binary: Trans and Gender Diverse Experiences of Health Care in Michigan

Dr. Kattari (she/her) and Dr. Roosevelt (she/her) will be introducing gender diverse identities and the health issues many trans and nonbinary individuals face in the Detroit metro area through their findings from the Michigan Trans Health Survey. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Lecture #SchoolofPublicHealth #Health/Wellness #Society #LGBTQ #healthcare

 11-18-2019 | 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM ET


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Water Emergency Preparedness & Response

School of Public Health offers this online course for health professionals interested in learning about roles and strategies for responding to water emergencies. #60+mins #PublicHealth #OnlineCourse #SchoolofPublicHealth #Health/Wellness #Environment/Sustainability #healthcare #NaturalDisasters

 10-18-2019 12:00 PM - 12-31-2025 12:00 PM ET