THU 9/28/2017 7:00PM - 9:00PM
A Night with the Physician General: Current Topics in LGBTQ Health and the Opioid Epidemic in PA
Pitt Public Health Food for Thought series
Public Health Auditorium (G023)
Rachel Levine, physician general and acting secretary of health for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, will speak on health topics in the LGBTQ community, about her background as a transgender physician, and her efforts to combat the state's ongoing opioid epidemic.
As PA physician general, Levine has made significant strides in combating the opioid epidemic and advocating on behalf of the LGBTQ population. She was recognized as one of NBC's Pride 30, a national list of people who are both members of and making a difference in the lives of the LGBTQ community, is also professor of pediatrics and psychiatry at the Penn State College of Medicine.
View webcast video Link available 10 minutes before the lecture.
The Food for Thought Series brings together the entire Pitt Public Health community of students, faculty, staff, and alumni for thoughtful discussion of today's issues--over food!
Co-sponsored by the Coalition for Pre-Health Professions and the Rainbow Alliance.
This school-wide lecture is eligible for grand rounds (GR) and continuing education (CPH-CE) credit.