Category Archive: Technology

Health equity event a huge success in Chapel Hill

23rd annual National Health Equity Research webcast Last Friday, we hosted the 23rd annual National Health Equity Research Webcast in Chapel Hill, N.C. It was an awesome event involving an onsite audience of about 200 people, more than 700 online participants and four impressive speakers, as listed below: Paul Cuadros,… Read More

Gratitude in adversity

Life’s hard lessons Background: Two weeks ago, I was diagnosed with a detached retina. In this post, I will answer some of the questions people have asked me about my experience and share some of the lessons I’ve learned. If possible, I’d like to spare others. Two Sundays ago, I… Read More

Notes from the field

Meeting with other schools Last week, I attended meetings of representatives from public health schools and programs. It’s always a pleasure to spend time with other deans, some of whom I have gotten to know well over the years. The high turnover rate is a reminder of the fact that… Read More