“Let’s talk about guns, but stop stereotyping the mentally ill”…Read More→
The RWJF Center for Health Policy is pleased to announce the 2013-2014 Health Policy Associates. The Health Policy Associates Program is designed to provide faculty of Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt University, and other universities, with a distinct affiliation and role with the Center in order to encourage and enhance training, collegiality, purpose, commitment to, and support of health policy and social science research.
Fifteen (15) faculty from Meharry Medical College, Vanderbilt University, and, for the first time, Lipscomb University were selected from a pool of applicants based upon their excellence, qualifications, expertise, and commitment to the field of health policy and research and represent various and diverse disciplines of study.
The 2013-2014 Health Policy Associates are as follows:
The new Health Policy Associates will enjoy an array of exciting benefits derived from being affiliated with the Center. For more information about the Health Policy Associates Program, please contact Jarrod Lockhart at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.meharryhealthpolicy.org.
Director of MHS, Dr. Jonathan Metzl, discusses race, mental health, guns, and gun control.
January 13, 2013
The title of the talk is “The Politics of Health: How Cultural Analysis Helps Us Better Understand The Cultures of Medicine”… Read More→
Date: May 9th, 2013
Time: 4:00-6:00 PM
Place: MHS Office, 300 Calhoun Hall
Graduation reception for all MHS students and families.
MHS Director Jonathan Metzl, in conjunction with the NYU Institute for Public Knowledge, will hold a public forum on race, gun control, and mental illness entitled “Triggering the Debate.” The conversation will invite policy makers, advocates, psychiatrists, and members of the media to exchange perspectives on the issues and take questions from the audience.
Date: March 8th, 2013
Time: 6:00-8:00 PM
Place: Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
20 Cooper Square, 7th floor
New York, NY 10003