Medical Student Council Perspectives on Medicine Series
Perspectives on Medicine brings a variety of speakers to the School of Medicine for talks on medical education, clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research and the state of the school. Past speakers have included former surgeon general Vivek Murthy, M.D., M.B.A., and medical school Dean Nancy J. Brown, M.D. Topics range from the impact of the 80-hour work week for residents to the status of women in medicine to race-based disparities in health care.
Meetings are open to the Yale and medical center community and are held from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Laura R. Ment, M.D., Chair, Medical Student Council Speaker Series
Blake Anderson, Coordinator, Medical Student Council Speaker Series
Wilton Sun, Medical Student Council President
Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMKatherine C. McKenzie, MD, FACP Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMJessica Illuzzi, MD, MS, FACOG Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMRafael Perez-Escamilla, PhD Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMBeverley Sheares, MD, MS Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMMarietta Vazquez, MD, FAAPThe lecture, “Health Inequities in the Time of COVID-19,” will begin at noon via Zoom. Everyone12:00 PM1:00 PMNancy J. Brown, MD
Health Inequities in the Time of COVID-19
The Medical Student Council Perspectives on Medicine series continues Thursday, November 17, with a lecture from Marietta Vazquez, MD, associate dean for medical student diversity. The lecture, “Health Inequities in the Time of COVID-19,” will begin at noon via Zoom.