September 28, 2018 -
The Center for Health Equity Presents
WE WEAR THE MASK
Film and Panel Discussion on Poverty, Violence, & Food Insecurity as Social Determinants of Health (SDOH)
Tammy Thompson, Executive Producer "We Wear the Mask" and Poverty Expert, who will discuss her firsthand experience with poverty and with those she is working with through her position as Executive Director, Circles of Greater Pittsburgh.
Lee Davis, Life Coach at First Step Recovery and CEO, Lee Davis & Associates Consulting LLC, presenting about violence in relation to his work in the community implementing interventions and mentoring programs.
Helen Gerhardt, Grassroots Organizer at Just Harvest, will present about food insecurity and her work engaging low-income people learning about systems and policies that impact their lives and how to address change.
Moderator: Thistle Elias, Assistant Professor, Behavioral & Community Health Sciences, Pitt Public Health
Grand Rounds & Continuing Education Credits available for attendees!
Free & Open to the Public!
Location and Address
University of Pittsburgh
Graduate School of Public Health
Room A115 Public Health (first floor, down the hall through the double doors)
130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Directions and Parking Information
on street metered parking
Soldiers & Sailors Garage
O'Hara Street Garage