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Making the Connections

Making the Connections Program

Mayes College will hold its annual Making the Connections program, this year focusing on Obesity: The Public Health, Health Policy, and Business Sides of the Disease. 

National experts will address how obesity is a public health challenge, fraught with health policy issues and business implications.

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Date & Location

Panel

Thursday, March 12, 2015
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
McNeil STC, AstraZeneca Auditorium

Reception to follow

Obesity: The Public Health, Health Policy, and Business sides of the Disease

Michael F. Jacobson
Center for Science in the Public Interest  

David L. Katz
Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center  

Moderator: Karin Richards
USciences

Live Stream

USciences is making available a free live stream of the Making the Connections event on March 12. To watch the panel discussion, click here during the event. No registration required.

IF you have already registered to attend the program but will now be watching online, please email mayesdean@usciences.edu and request to have your registration removed so we do not expect your attendance. Thank you.

Making the Connections: Obesity, The Public Health, Health Policy, and Business sides of the Disease is a knowledge-based, CPE activity. Learn more.

For more information, e-mail MayesCollegeConnections@usciences.edu or call 866.431.0845.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca.

About Mayes

Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy

Healthcare and pharmaceutical spending is more than 1/6 of the US economy. Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy, located in the center of the Northeast pharmaceutical corridor, educates the people who keep the healthcare industry moving. Business leaders, policy makers, researchers, and healthcare writers learn how to have a positive impact on the business of healthcare at Mayes.

Mayes provides education in specialized fields like Biomedical Writing, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business, Health Policy and Public Health, and provides students with hands-on learning experiences, internships, and personal connections. This gives our graduates a leg up on the competition when it comes to career prospects in healthcare industries.

 

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