03/16/2013 War and Peace

War and Peace: A Public Health Perspective will be a day-long forum to explore the health consequences of war.

Keynote Lecture by Martin Donohoe, MD, School of Community Health, Portland State University and the Social Justice Committee, Physicians for Social Responsibility

Featuring: Kathy Kelly, from Voices for Creative Non-Violence


9:00-9:20 Registration
9:20-9:30 Welcome remarks
9:30-10:15 Kathy Kelly
10:15-11:15 Veterans’ heath panel
11:15-11:30 Break
11:30-12:30 Keynote address by Dr. Martin Donohoe
12:30-1:15 Lunch
1:15-2:15 Breakout session 1 (2 concurrent sessions):
a. Drones
b. Peace promotion in the faith community
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-3:30 Breakout session 2 (2 concurrent sessions):
a. Refugee health
b. Integrating peace promotion into curricula
3:30 Closing remarks

Free Admission
Lunch will be provided
Email: moc.liamg|ecaeP.CIU#moc.liamg|ecaeP.CIU for more information

Hosted by:
Radical Public Health

Co-Sponsored by:
UIC Social Justice Initiative
Global Health Student Interest Group
Public Health Student Association

Accessible by
Bus: Ashland #9, Taylor #157, Roosevelt #12, Damen #50, Harrison #7
El: Pink Line – Polk, Blue Line – Illinois Medical District

Ample parking is available for $2/day in the Cook County Juvenile Court Parking Structure at 1100 S Hamilton Ave (by W Roosevelt Rd), Chicago 60612 (10 min/3-block walk). Limited parking is available in a UIC lot at Wood and Filmore and additional metered street parking is available on Taylor St. (south of the College of Nursing).

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