Save the Date: Tyson Brown, PhD, to deliver Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Grand Rounds on January 14, 2022

Monday, December 13, 2021

The Department of Medicine announces that Tyson Brown, PhD, Associate Professor of Sociology; Director of the Center on Health & Society, Duke Social Science Research Institute and Inaugural Duke Presidential Fellow (2021-2022) will be the featured speaker at the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Grand Rounds.

His presentation is :Toward Racial Health Equity: Critical Population Health Perspectives" and will be held on Friday, January 14, 2022, at 12:00 pm via Zoom.

Dr Brown's research examines the who, when, and how questions regarding ethnoracial inequalities in health and wealth. 

Dr. Brown has authored numerous articles in leading sociology and population health journals (CV), and his research contributions have been recognized with awards from the American Sociological Association. Brown was also the recipient of Duke University's Thomas Langford Award and was a resident fellow at Oxford University (2019-2020). In addition, he has been awarded funding for his training and research from the Robert Wood Johnson and Ford Foundations as well as the National Institutes of Health.

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