2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Population Health Conference

Persistent and Emerging Issues in Population Health Science
When Sep 19, 2016 12:00 PM to
Sep 21, 2016 01:00 PM
Where Nittany Lion Inn, University Park Campus
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This meeting will bring together a wide array of population health experts to discuss critical issues in the field.

Keynote Speaker, Susan Dentzer, will present: Evidence and Action: Turning Population Health Science into Population Health Improvement. She is the President and Chief Executive Officer, The Network for Excellence in Health Innovation, Former Editor-in Chief of Health Affairs, and Former on-air Health Correspondent for PBS NewsHour.

Plenary sessions include:

  • Ending racism in America: Agendas from and for science
  • Environmental justice, risk & population health: Persistent patterns in environmental emergencies
  • Opportunities and challenges for universities to advance population health in the U.S.


Innovative Sessions highlighting cutting edge population health research focused on substance abuse, community and clinical connections, housing, health and neighborhoods, and much more!

The full meeting agenda is available here.   The meeting is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Register today.

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This conference is supported by a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and jointly organized by Penn State’s Population Research Institute, Institute for Policy & Social Research at The University of Kansas, and Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Carolyn Scott at pophealth@pop.psu.edu