Health Equity: #Staying In Our Lane
Global Crossroads Lecture Series
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.