UNI colloquium to discuss health inequalities in the age of COVID-19

The University of Northern Iowa welcomes the community to participate in a virtual panel discussion to address health inequalities in the age of COVID-19.UNI campus

The colloquium, taking place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, will bring panelists from across UNI and the Cedar Valley community to discuss their research and professional experiences related to health inequalities and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Panelists include Dr. Adam Froyum Roise, physician and Black Hawk County Board of Health; Rev. Abraham Funchess, Waterloo Human Rights Commission; Francis Degnin, medical ethicist and professor of philosophy; and Ashleigh Kysar-Moon, assistant professor of sociology.

The discussion is part of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology’s Diversity Colloquium series, sponsored by the department and the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

Registration is required: bit.ly/DiversityColloquiumApr2021

Contact: 

Mark Grey, professor of anthropology and head of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology, 319-273-2786, mark.grey@uni.edu

Steve Schmadeke, UNI public relations manager, 319-273-6120, steve.schmadeke@uni.edu