Joining Forces: Engagement Science and Implementation Science to Advance Health Equity

Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Time: 3:00-4:30 PM

Category: Priority Topic

This session is the final in a three-part series on advancing health equity through implementation science and reflects on how transdisciplinary approaches can contribute to reducing health inequities. Stakeholder/community engagement is an essential component for advancing health equity. In this session, panelists will share their perspectives on transdisciplinary opportunities for engagement science and implementation science to advance equity, power, trust and collaboration across multiple contexts and populations.

Speakers:

Melody Goodman, PhD
NYU School of Global Public Health

Paul Meissner, MSPH
Montefiore Medical Center

Lorna Haughton McNeill, PhD, MPH
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Moderator:

Aubrey Van Kirk Villalobos, DrPH, MEd
National Cancer Institute

Presenters

Dr. Melody Goodman

Dr. Melody Goodman

Organization: NYU School of Global Public Health

Mr. Paul Meissner

Mr. Paul Meissner

Organization: Montefiore Medical Center

Dr. Lorna Haughton McNeill

Dr. Lorna Haughton McNeill

Organization: MD Anderson Cancer Center

Dr. Aubrey Van Kirk Villalobos

Dr. Aubrey Van Kirk Villalobos

Organization: National Cancer Institute