Speakers

Keynote and Plenary Speakers


Keynote Speaker: Professor Sir Michael G. Marmot MBBS, MPH, PhD

Director, University College London Institute of Health Equity, Marmot Institute
Chair, European Review on the Social Determinants of Health and the Health Divide
University College London, London, UK
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Plenary Speaker: Professor Kwame McKenzie
Medical Director
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, CA
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Plenary Speaker: Professor Sarah Curtis, BA (Hons)(Oxon), DPhil
Professor of Health and Risk
University of Durham, Durham, UK
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Presenters and Panelists


Jennifer Ahern, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley, California USA
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Marice Ashe, JD, MPH
Founder and CEO
ChangeLab Solutions, Oakland, California USA
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Bechara Choucair, MD
Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Public Health
City of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois USA
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Liam C. Downey, PhD
Associate - Environmental Studies Program Institute of Behavioral Science
University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado USA
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Mark L. Hatzenbuehler, PhD
Assistant Professor of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health
Columbia University, New York, New York USA
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Frances E. (Ming) Kuo, PhD
Associate Professor and Director, Landscape and Human Health Laboratory
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois USA
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Jane Isaacs Lowe, PhD
Senior Program Officer and Team Director-Vulnerable Populations Portfolio
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey USA
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Dr. Alex Richardson
Senior Research Fellow-Dept of Social Policy and Intervention, University of Oxford; and Founder Director of the UK charity Food and Behaviour Research, Inverness, Scotland UK
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Margaret M. Round
Environmental Analyst
Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts USA
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Lynn Todman, PhD
Executive Director-Institute on Social Exclusion
Adler School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, Illinois USA
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Rachel Wick, MPH
Director of Policy, Planning and Special Projects
Consumer Health Foundation
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