The HELLENIC MEDITERRANEAN UNIVERSITY (HMU) and RUTGERS UNIVERSITY cordially invite you to the first in a series of e-symposia with an emphasis on Health Communication Across the Health Professions. Our first event will focus on research that speaks to “Combating Discrimination in Healthcare and Fighting Health Disparities in Greece and the U.S.A.”
The e-symposia series is part of an array of activities the two institutions are collaborating on in the context of the International Academic Partnership Program-Greece (IAPP-Greece), an academic incubator program sponsored in 2020 by the Greek Ministry of Education, the U.S. Department of Education, the Institute of International Education, and the Fulbright Foundation, among other organizations.
Faculty from both Greece and the U.S. will present research and dialogue with participants about its implications for the future.RSVP to event PDF flyer for event
The event and the HMU-Rutgers partnership will be introduced by:
Matthew Matsaganis, Ph.D. & Riva Touger-Decker, Ph.D. (Rutgers University)
Konstantinos Petridis, Ph.D. & Kleio Koutra, Ph.D. (Hellenic Mediterranean University).
Presentations will be given on the following topics (presenters in alphabetical order):
A panel of Rutgers SC&I and SHP faculty named below will initiate a Q&A session, during which all audience members will be able to ask questions of the presenters. All participants will be given an opportunity to have a dialogue on the issues raised by the research projects presented and their implications, and to identify top priorities for future research, teaching, professional practice, and policymaking.
Reaction Panel members, in alphabetical order
CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION: A certificate of participation will be provided to all registered participants in the public event who express interest in receiving one. Participants will be able to indicate their interest right after the event when the organizers will follow up with them.