National Public Health Experts to Speak at University of Arizona, Nov. 30th

Tuesday, November 30, 2010 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm


Public Health experts from the nation’s capitol will discuss critical national and global health issues of the day at the University of Arizona’s Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010. The forum is 4-6 p.m. in Drachman Hall.From the Millennium Development Goals identified by the World Health Organization and “globesity” to terrorism and preparedness, the public is invited to join the conversation. The forum is free and open to the public.






  • Kavita Patel, M.D., M.S., Director of Health Policy for the New America Foundation and former Director of Policy, White House Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs under President Barack Obama
  • RADM David Rutstein, M.D., M.P.H., former Acting Deputy Surgeon General
  • Richard Carmona, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, 17th Surgeon General of the United States, will serve as moderator. Dr. Carmona is president of Canyon Ranch Institute and distinguished professor at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health.


University of Arizona, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, 1295 N. Martin Ave., Drachman Hall, Room B109, Tucson, AZ.

Parking is available in the UMC Visitor Parking Garage and for free in the parking lot on the East side of Drachman Hall after 5 p.m.


Tuesday, November 30, 2010

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

6 p.m. Reception