Health Equity and Diversity Symposium
Presented by the Susan and Henry Samueli College of Health Sciences and New Narratives – Conversations on Identities and Cultures

October 18, 2018 • 1 PM
Nelson Auditorium,1003 Health Sciences Rd., Irvine CA

About the Symposium

Join us for the inaugural UCI College of Health Sciences Health Equity and Diversity Symposium. This event will provide attendees with an opportunity to explore innovative strategies for addressing health disparities in the United States and around the globe. The symposium is interactive and open to all students, residents/fellows, faculty, healthcare professionals and community members.

Featured Speakers

David A. Acosta MD

David A. Acosta, M.D.
Chief Diversity and Inclusion Office
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

Maritza Campo

Maritza Salazar Campo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Organization and Management, UCI Paul Merage School of Business

Andrew Subica

Andrew Subica, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
NIMHD Health Disparities Scholar
UC Riverside

Brian Hurley MD

Brian Hurley, M.D.
Addiction Physician
L.A. County Dept. of Mental Health
GLMA Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equity

Nicole Henley

Nicole Henley, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Health Science and Human Ecology
CSU San Bernardino

Deborah Lefkowitz

Deborah Lefkowitz
Doctoral Candidate
UCI School of Social Ecology
Inland Empire Access to Cancer Care Coalition

Panel Moderator


Oladele A. Ogunseitan, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Public Health and Social Ecology and Chair, Department of Population Health & Disease Prevention, UCI School of Public Health