David Satcher: Provost's Discovery Themes Lecture

URL: https://outreach.osu.edu/events/satcher.html

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The Provost's Discovery Themes Lecturer Program brings eminent authorities to Ohio State to address topics related to the Discovery Themes and to engage students, faculty and members of the community in thoughtful examination of major issues of public concern. David Satcher, MD, PhD, is the second person in history to simultaneously hold the positions of US Surgeon General and Assistant Secretary for Health. In these dual roles, he encouraged public debate about the importance of a balanced healthcare system and a wide range of related topics, including mental health, suicide,…

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The Provost's Discovery Themes Lecturer Program brings eminent authorities to Ohio State to address topics related to the Discovery Themes and to engage students, faculty and members of the community in thoughtful examination of major issues of public concern.

David Satcher, MD, PhD, is the second person in history to simultaneously hold the positions of US Surgeon General and Assistant Secretary for Health. In these dual roles, he encouraged public debate about the importance of a balanced healthcare system and a wide range of related topics, including mental health, suicide, cloning, sex education and AIDS. Serving under both President Bill Clinton and President George H.W. Bush, he led efforts to eliminate racial and ethnic disparities in health.

Dr. Satcher earned a BS degree from Morehouse College and an MD and PhD from Case Western Reserve University.

Register to attend at http://go.osu.edu/DTLSatcher.

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Published: Tuesday, Sep. 27 2016, 11:56am
Imported: Tuesday, Sep. 27 2016, 11:56am
Channel: Outreach and Engagement Events
Entity: Office of Outreach and Engagement

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