I wanted to let you know that I will be giving a talk at Long Island University's first Annual Public Health Symposium “Health for All.” I hope you will consider joining me for my open talk and book signing:
In the First Place – Prevention Matters
Long Island University
University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Tuesday, October 10, 4:00 to 7:00 PM
Following my talk will be a panel discussion on prevention leadership featuring key health experts including:
- Dr. TORIAN EASTERLING, MD, MPH
Assistant Commissioner New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene / Medical Director for Center for Health Equity's Brooklyn District Public Health Office
- Dr. LAWRENCE S. BROWN, Jr., MD, MPH FASAM
Chief Executive Officer of START Treatment & Recovery Centers (formerly Addiction, Research and Treatment Corporation), Brooklyn, NY
- CARINE JOCELYN, BSHCA, MPA
CEO, Diaspora Community Services, Brooklyn, NY
* Thanks to Dean of Students Jessica Hayes and the Division of Campus life for providing an opportunity for the first 50 students who come to the event to receive a copy of Prevention Diaries, my recent book that tells the story of a movement to remake our communities to support health and equity and reveals the unexpected (yet foreseeable) parts of daily life that shape our health.
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