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May 17
CPH Innovate Discussion Series – Understanding Relationship Between Diversifying Healthcare Workforce & Achieving Health Equity
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join us Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. EST on Zoom for another UGA College of Public Health Innovate Research Discussion Series Seminar featuring Monica R. McLemore PhD, MPH, RN, Associate Professor, Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco. The title of her seminar is “Understanding the Relationship Between Diversifying the Healthcare Workforce and Achieving Health Equity.”

Everyone is welcome to attend! Register at this link: https://tinyurl.com/uga22mclemore

About our Speaker: At the University of California, San Francisco, Monica McLemore is a tenured associate professor in the Family Health Care Nursing Department and an affiliated scientist with Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health. She currently holds the Thelma Shobe Endowed Chair. She retired from active clinical practice after a 28-year clinical nursing career in 2019; however, continues to provide flu and COVID-19 vaccines. Her program of research is focused on understanding reproductive health and justice. To date, she has 93 peer reviewed articles, OpEds and commentaries and her research has been cited in five amicus briefs to the Supreme Court of the United States, and three National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine reports, and a data visualization project in the 2019 Future of Medicine edition of Scientific American. She became the Editor in Chief of Health Equity Journal in 2022.

This seminar is co-organized by Health Disparities Research Working Group and the Department of Health Policy and Management, both with the UGA College of Public Health, and the Interdisciplinary Approaches to Social Determinants of Health Team through the Teaming for Interdisciplinary Research Pre-Seed Program, UGA Office of Research. For more information, contact Adam Chen.


May 17
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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CPH Health Disparities Working Group
Department of Health Policy and Management