Friday
Mar 20
2015

Ceiling Breaker for Female Leaders in Public Health

Dr. Nadine Burke Harris, a self-identified “Jamericanadian,” was born in Vancouver, Canada, but spent her first 5 years in Kingston, Jamaica, where her family is from. When her father received a Fullbright Fellowship to work at Stanford University her family immigrated to Palo Alto, California.

Wednesday
Mar 18
2015

Ceiling Breaker for Girls in Sports

Deborah Slaner Larkin, CEO of Women’s Sports Foundation, has dedicated her life to ensuring sports are safe and equitable for all women and girls.

Transforming Health through Systems Change

Jan 16, 2015
A person’s health is influenced by a multitude of factors, both biological and environmental. Therefore, when looking to improve health outcomes over a sustained period of time, one needs to adopt a systems-based approach and think not only about direct health care delivery, but also about broader, societal factors, which together, make up the health profiles of individuals and communities.