Health Equity: #Staying In Our Lane

Ann Arbor MI 01-18-2019 01-18-2019

We are pleased to welcome guest speaker Ijeoma Nnodim Opara, MD, from Wayne State University. She will host a talk about understanding our role in global health. This is a brown bag event. Refreshments will be provided. Dr. Nnodim received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine (WSUSOM) and is a graduate of Detroit Medical Center (DMC)/WSUSOM Internal Medicine- Pediatrics combined residency program, after which she served as Chief Medical Resident. She provides clinical care to a chiefly underserved population, supervises resident clinics, and teaches inpatient and ambulatory medicine. Her areas of academic interests are in global health, medical education, and physician wellness. She has a long history of leadership in service to the African immigrant and African American communities and co-founded Africans in Medicine, whose mission is to unite African medical professionals to further the health interests of Africans living on the continent and in the Diaspora.

Global Crossroads Lecture Series

January 18, 2019
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Michigan League Ballroom
Sponsored by: Office of Global Public Health
Contact Information: Chinyere Neale, nealee@umich.edu

We are pleased to welcome guest speaker Ijeoma Nnodim Opara, MD, from Wayne State University. She will host a talk about understanding our role in global health. This is a brown bag event. Refreshments will be provided. Dr. Nnodim received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine (WSUSOM) and is a graduate of Detroit Medical Center (DMC)/WSUSOM Internal Medicine- Pediatrics combined residency program, after which she served as Chief Medical Resident. She provides clinical care to a chiefly underserved population, supervises resident clinics, and teaches inpatient and ambulatory medicine. Her areas of academic interests are in global health, medical education, and physician wellness. She has a long history of leadership in service to the African immigrant and African American communities and co-founded Africans in Medicine, whose mission is to unite African medical professionals to further the health interests of Africans living on the continent and in the Diaspora.

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