Lunchtime presentations are schedule in the Emerson Hall auditorium on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. The public is invited. Speakers are:
- Tuesday, Jan. 22
Wayne Boatwright, vice president, Cultural Diversity at Meridian Health in New Jersey – “Patient Diversity Beyond the Vital Signs”
- Wednesday, Jan. 23
Ivor Braden Horn, M.D., M.P.H., pediatrician and researcher at the Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.
- Thursday, Jan. 24
Jeanette Noltenius, Ph.D., vice president, Strategic Solutions, Washington, D.C., “Social Determinants of Health”
- Friday, Jan. 25
Frank L. Douglas, M.D., Ph.D., former executive director, MIT Center for Biomedical Innovation, Boston, topic to be announced
Sponsors include the Student National Medical Association, the IU School of Medicine Office of Multicultural Affairs, and the IU School of Medicine Society of Latinos. Clarian Health also is a co-sponsor for two other presentations:
- Jan. 14, 12:30 p.m.
MLK Celebration Speaker at the Riley Outpatient Center auditorium
Jeremiah Wright, senior pastor, Trinity United Church of Christ, Chicago
- Jan. 21, 5:30 p.m.
City-wide MLK Celebration Speaker at Crispus Attucks Medical Magnet High School
Wayne Boatwright, vice president, Cultural Diversity at Meridian Health in New Jersey