Academic Practice in Public Health Bridges
January 27: Dr. David Smalley: "The Public Health Laboratory's Role in National Defense
and Emerging Infections"
October 8: State Representative Jeanne Richardson: “Saving the Med: A Case Study in
the Advocacy for the Underserved”
November 20: Dr. Cathy Taylor: "Tennessee Public Health Infrastructure"
September 18: Dr. Lisa Klesges: “Overview of the School of Public Health”
Feb. 20: Dr. Fawaz Mzayek: “Birth Weight and Blood Pressure Later in Life”
November 17: Connie Binkowitz: "Unnatural Causes: Place Matters"
October 17: Dr. Daniel Sprenger: "Vector Transmission of West Nile Virus"
September 26: Dr. Johns Hochstein: "Center for Biofuels and Sustainable Technologies:
Awareness and Activism for Public Health"
April 18: Regional Health Council: “Discussion of Unnatural Causes”
March 14: Dr. Ramin Homayouni: “Emerging Role of Bioinformatics in Public Health”
Feb 15: Dr. Anthony Otuka: "Developing a collaborative model to address health issues:
syphilis elimination as a test case"
Jan 18: Wasim Maziak: "International Study of Exposure of Tobacco Smoke: Perspective
from developing Countries"
December 14: Interactive Discussion: “Designing the Format for the MPH Practicum”
November 16: Dr. Satish Kedia: “Sexuality, Disclosure, and Adherence: Risk Behaviors
among HIV Positive African American Women”
Oct 19: Panel Discussion Yvonne Madlock, Bob Rodgers, Dan Sprenger: “Overview of Memphis
and Shelby County Health Department”
Sept. 21: Dr. Marian Levy: “Public Health Education for the 21st Century” and Dr.
Ezra Ozdenerol: "Improving Public Health through Geographic Information Systems: Local