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4/2: Lee Pelton to Present 2024 Hubie Jones Lecture in Urban Health

Thursday, March 14, 2024

Join BU School of Social Work and CISWH for the 2024 Hubie Jones Lecture in Urban Health featuring  Lee Pelton, PhD, president and CEO of the Boston Foundation.  Pelton will discuss why where we live has a larger impact on our health than genetics, and how historical racial discrimination and land agreements in the United States have led to the current health inequities we face.

Date & Location
Tuesday, April 2, 2024

5:00 – 6:30 PM ET
BU Kilachand Center, Rm. 101 – 610 Commonwealth Ave, Boston and Virtual (Zoom)

A reception with light refreshments will follow the lecture.


Details & Registration:

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The Hubie Jones Lecture in Urban Health is an annual symposium hosted by Boston University School of Social Work. Established to honor the legacy of Dean Emeritus Hubie Jones, the series addresses the most pressing health issues of our time with lectures by national and international leaders working at the intersection of health and social justice.

Learn more about the Hubie Jones Lecture in Urban Health.