SAAPHI Mentoring and Career Development Conference Call

13 Jun

You are cordially invited to attend the June 2013 SAAPHI Mentoring and Career Development Conference Call with: 


Dr. Brian D. Smedley

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Time: 12:00 – 1:15 PM EST
Call in Number: 1-218-844-3366; Code 10926741#


Brian D. Smedley is Vice President and Director of the Health Policy Institute of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies in Washington, DC.   Formerly, Smedley was Research Director and co-founder of a communications, research and policy organization, The Opportunity Agenda (, whose mission is to build the national will to expand opportunity for all.  Prior to helping launch The Opportunity Agenda, Smedley was a Senior Program Officer in the Division of Health Sciences Policy of the Institute of Medicine (IOM), where he served as Study Director for the IOM reports, In the Nation’s Compelling Interest: Ensuring Diversity in the Health Care Workforce and Unequal Treatment:  Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care, among other reports on diversity in the health professions and minority health research policy.  Smedley came to the IOM from the American Psychological Association, where he worked on a wide range of social, health, and education policy topics in his capacity as Director for Public Interest Policy.  Prior to working at the APA, Smedley served as a Congressional Science Fellow in the office of Rep. Robert C. Scott (D-VA), sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.   


Call in and learn how to build a successful career in public health!

Call in number: 1-218-844-3366; code 10926741#

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