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Topical Seminars Presents Issues in Health Policy

Topical Seminars Presents Issues in Health Policy

The cost of and who pays for US healthcare has long been a major discussion topic, however other policy concerns are critical to an informed understanding of health in the US. This 3-part lecture series delves into some of the other concerns to help participants gain a more comprehensive view of health policy.

  • March 4 | Organization Complexities of Health Services
  • March 11 | Social Determinants of Health and Health Equity
  • March 18 | Geopolitics of Health: Climate Change, Environmental Health, Biosecurity and other concerns

Presenter H. Douglas Adams, PhD worked over thirty years in public and non-profit management before finishing his career at Saint Louis University teaching public administration and public health. Adams earned a Bachelor's degree in political science from Missouri State University, a Master of Public Administration from University of Missouri, and a doctorate in public policy from Saint Louis University. He retired in 2014 and moved to Delaware in 2018.

Registration is requested. Sign up online, by calling the library at 302-645-2733, or stop by the Circulation Desk.

This program is co-hosted by the Library and Topical Seminars. Topical Seminars is a bi-monthly meeting of members of our community interested in participating in sessions of informed discourse on a variety of topics. The goal is to have a shared learning experience that will improve the social capital of our community.

Dates & Times:
1:30pm - 3:00pm, Wednesday, March 4, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm, Wednesday, March 11, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm, Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Large Meeting Room East, Large Meeting Room West
Lewes Public Library
  Adults     Older Adults  
  Health and Wellness  
Registration has closed. (This event has to be booked as part of a series)