Leveraging Communities to Redress Health Disparities and Equitable Access to Medicine - Panel Discussion

January 27, 2023
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Event sponsored by:

Office for Research and Innovation
African and African American Studies (AAAS)
Art, Art History & Visual Studies
Asian & Middle Eastern Studies (AMES)
Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Cell Biology
Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)
Classical Studies
Computer Science
Cultural Anthropology
Dance Program
Department of Anesthesiology
Department of Dermatology
Division of Community Health
Department of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences
Department of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Department of Neurosurgery
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department of Ophthalmology
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Department of Pediatrics
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Radiation Oncology
Department of Radiology
Department of Surgery
Division of Emergency Medicine
Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI)
Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative
Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS)
Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Evolutionary Anthropology
Fuqua School of Business
Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies
German Studies
International Comparative Studies (ICS)
John Hope Franklin Center (JHFC)
Kenan Institute for Ethics
Law School
Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science (MEMS)
Molecular Genetics and Microbiology (MGM)
Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment and Sustainability
Nicholas School-Earth & Ocean Sciences
Nicholas School-Environmental Science and Policy
Nicholas School-Marine Science and Conservation
Nicholas School of the Environment
Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Political Science
Population Health Sciences
Pratt School of Engineering
Psychology and Neuroscience
Religious Studies
Romance Studies
Sanford School of Public Policy
School of Medicine (SOM)
School of Nursing (SON)
Slavic and Eurasian Studies
Social Science Research Institute (SSRI)
Statistical Science
Theater Studies
Trinity College


Melkonian, Mitch


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Dr. Kimberly S. Johnson, M.D., MHS (Moderator), Assistant Research Professor Mercedes A. Bravo, Ph.D., Dr. Carly Elizabeth Kelley, M.D., and Professor Alex Pfaff, Ph.D.
Open to all, this panel discussion is designed to provide an in-depth exploration of how communities can use their collective power to address health disparities and equitable access to medicine through innovative strategies for leveraging community resources and engaging stakeholders. ‎ For more information and to register, please visit duke.is/pctyw. ‎ On-campus parking will be available each day for attendees at no cost. Additional details and your parking garage access QR code will be provided prior to the week's kickoff on January 23, once registered. ‎ Box lunches to be provided. ‎ Score Duke swag and other prizes by attending events during Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023 and sharing your feedback. Complete the short survey provided at the end of the event and you'll be added to that day's drawing. ‎ Panel discussion part of Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023. Learn more at duke.is/m5555.

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