28th Annual MLK Health Sciences Lecture
"The Fierce Urgency of Now – Moving Past Indecision to Action in Health Care Equity”
Dr. Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH
January 15, 2018 / 12 – 1:00 pm
Dow Auditorium - Towsley Center / U-M Hospital 2nd Floor
Reception with light refreshments to follow
Shuttle service will be provided from Hill Auditorium to the Towsley Center at ~11:30 and ~11:50 am. Transportation is also available via the North Commuter.
Watch via live streaming at: https://connect.umms.med.umich.edu/mlk_symposium
Dr. Troutman has an accomplished career in public health and leadership, as well as numerous achievements which include establishing policies and initiatives for better health and health equity. He is featured in the nationally televised PBS series, “Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making Us Sick?” In addition, Dr. Troutman was involved in the civil rights movement as a young individual and attributes his leadership role to the experience of defending his own individual human rights. To this day, Dr. Troutman uses his influence as a physician to improve the health of underserved populations.
Sponsored by the following U-M units: School of Dentistry, School of Kinesiology, Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research, Michigan Medicine, Office for Health Equity and Inclusion, School of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, School of Public Health, School of Social Work.