The Communication Revolution and Health Inequalities in the 21st Century: Promises and Pitfalls

Dr. Kasisomayajula Viswanath lecture
At the invitation of the KU School of Journalism and Mass Communications, Dr. Kasisomayajula Viswanath, the Director of the Health Communication Core, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and an Associate Professor at the Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Center will be visiting KU between March 27 and 29, 2013. Dr. Viswanath will be on both the Lawrence and KUMC campuses meeting with researchers and students and giving lectures on The Communication Revolution and Health Inequalities in the 21st Century: Promises and Pitfalls." You can attend his presentation at the Clarkson Gallery (Stauffer- Flint Hall) starting at 1:30pm on Thursday, March 28th or at the Medical Center at the Beller Conference Room on Friday, March 29th, starting at 2:30pm.
March 28, 2013
01:30 pm - 03:00 pm
Stauffer-Flint Hall, Clarkson Gallery
785-864-4755


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