DECEMBER 12 DEC 12
2017
TUESDAY TUE

CHILDREN'S HEALTHCARE AS A HUMAN RIGHT: IMPACT OF POVERTY ON THE HEALTH OF THE MOST VULNERABLE

Special Guest Lecture by Maryam Farzanegan, PhD

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

You're invited to attend a special presentation by visiting researcher Dr. Maryam Farzanegan, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California. 

Seating for this event will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Community is encouraged to attend. 

This talk will also be available live via Zoom. Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://stanford.zoom.us/j/266118957

Speaker

Maryam Farzanegan, Ph.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Medical Education, 
Keck School of Medicine 
University of Southern California

Dr. Farzanegan's research, teaching, and personal interests focus on policies and programs related to provision of equitable basic services for the world's most marginalized and underserved children. She has 20 years of practical experience working with UNICEF in New York, field offices in Africa and Asia, and the UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre in Florence, Italy. Through her work with policy makers and practitioners worldwide, and through teaching at universities, she has advocated strongly for the rights of the world's most disadvantaged children to health care, education and social protection. Prior to joining UNICEF, she served as Assistant Professor of Occupational Health Sciences at the New York Institute of Technology and as Staff Research Associate in the UCLA School of Public Health. She received her Ph.D. from the USC School of Education in special education with a public health focus.

Location

Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center
279 Campus Drive West
Stanford, CA 94305
USA