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Gender, Health, and the South Symposium

On April 16 and 17, join the Anna Julia Cooper Center at Wake Forest University and the Center for Medicine, Health, and Society at Vanderbilt University for a day and a half symposium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

The symposium will bring together activists, scholars, and students to present original research and raise questions at the intersection of gender, race, region, and health.

The symposium will include keynote addresses by Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry and Dr. Jonathan Metzl. Panel topics include: the social foundations of health; HIV, sexuality, and health care; pregnancy and reproductive justice; community based health initiatives, and practicing equitable health care.

Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 8:30am to 5:00pm

Benson University Center, Pugh Auditorium
1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Event Type

Conference / Panel


Academic Centers / Institutes, Anna Julia Cooper Center

Target Audience

Alumni, Faculty, General Public, Parents/Guests, Staff, Students, First-Year Undergraduate Students




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Sara Kugler

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