Alliance for Graduate Education and Professoriate (AGEP) Science and Society Public Forum

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 4:00pm to Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 4:55pm

MSU AGEP Learning Community will feature Dr. Paul Elam (MPHI and MSU Alum). His presentation, “Health Disparities in Minority Communities and Intervention Strategies” will discuss some of the complex reasons why minority groups, especially African-Americans are dying in higher rates due to COVID-19.

Dr. Elam serves as MPHI’s Chief Strategy Officer. He is responsible for aligning the priorities of MPHI with national interests as well as diversifying the Institute’s portfolio to address cutting edge issues that affect the health and well-being of our society.

This event will be valuable for any graduate student, post-doc, faculty member or community leader interested learning about what role can academics play in the positive shaping of policy as well as how has the public health profession is evolving now.

To express your interest in this virtual event , click here to sign-up (by 10/21):