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Ross C. Brownson, Dell Center Lectureship in Child Health (Please register)

Ross C. Brownson presents the 13th annual Susan and Michael Dell Center lectureship in child health.

Tue, April 23, 2019 | Blanton Museum of Art 200 E Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd Edgar A. Smith Building, Blanton Auditorium Austin, TX 78701

8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Ross. C. Brownson presents the 13th annual Susan and Michael Dell Center lectureship in child health, "Evidence-based practice and policy: Are we making legislation or sausage?"

Join us for a networking reception with a light breakfast at 8:30 am followed by the Lectureship at 9:15 am.

Register here.

About our Keynote

Ross C. Brownson, PhD, is the Lipstein Distinguished Professor of Public Health at Washington University in St. Louis. He studies the translation of evidence to public health practice and policy, with a content focus on environmental and policy determinants of chronic diseases. Dr. Brownson is the author of 16 books and over 500 peer-reviewed articles. He has received numerous awards for his work. Among these, he is the recipient of the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) Abraham Lilienfeld Award for excellence in teaching and mentoring (2003) and the APHA Award for Excellence (2016). Dr. Brownson is a former president of the American College of Epidemiology and the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors.

The Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health in Austin is a Designated Provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) for Certified Health Education Specialists/Master Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES/MCHES) through The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC).

 

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