• Incarceration: A Public Health Issue

    Health Disparities Round Table 2018

  • Featuring

    • Shay Bilchik

      J.D., Director and Founder of the Center for Juvenile Justice Reform at Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy

    • Lee Buckley

      M.A., Community Reentry Coordinator, Reentry Services, Minnesota Department of Corrections

    • Nekima Levy-Pounds

      J.D., Renowned civil rights attorney and national expert on public policy and the juvenile and criminal justice systems


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  • When

    Friday, April 6, 2018
    9:30 am to 12:00 pm


    Coffman Memorial Union Theatre

    300 Washington Ave. SE
    Minneapolis, MN 55455

The Health Disparities Round Table brings national and local experts to campus to discuss emerging issues in health and racial equity research, policy and/or practice.

This year’s event focuses on strategies to prevent individuals from entering the criminal justice system, and examines what can be done to reduce the impact of incarceration on the health of family members.

Moderated by: Rebecca J. Shlafer, Ph.D., MPH

Sponsored By

School of Public Health: Dean’s Office, Health Equity Work Group, Midwest Center for Lifelong Learning in Public Health, Center for Leadership Education in Maternal and Child Public Health; Program in Health Disparities Research, Medical School; the Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Law School; Department of Sociology; Region V Public Health Training Center (HRSA Grant# UB6HP27881).


FREE EVENT! All students, faculty, staff, & public welcome.


2.5 Standard CLE credits have been requested; Event Code #254630


Light breakfast & poster session 9 - 9:30 a.m

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Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice
(612) 626-6600

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University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-1000

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