On May 27-28, the Health Science Center will sponsor the 5th annual Texas Conference on Health Disparities in the brand new Medical Education and Training building. The Health Disparity Conference focuses on women's cancer, HIV, CVD and obesity, with a special emphasis on community programs. Check-in begins at 9 a.m. at the new Medical Education and Training Building on the Health Science Center campus. A vendor fair will be part of the conference this year.
The conference features several nationally known speakers, including keynote speaker Katrina Armstrong, MD, from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Armstrong will speak about "Location, Location, Location: Unraveling Cancer Disparities in the U.S." Panel discussions and additional presentations will continue through Friday afternoon.
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