Brown School Public Health Speaker Series: “Identifying and Addressing Patients’ Social and Economic Needs in the Context of Clinical Care”

March 06, 2018
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall, Danforth Campus

Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH, director of the Social Interventions Research and Evaluation Network (SIREN), will present “Identifying and Addressing Patients’ Social and Economic Needs in the Context of Clinical Care.”

Gottlieb is an Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and founding director of SIREN, an initiative that brings together researchers from across the U.S. to synthesize, disseminate, and catalyze research at the intersection of social and medical services. A former National Health Services Scholar and RWJF Health and Society Fellow, Dr. Gottlieb now serves as Principal Investigator on multiple projects focused on improving the integration of social and medical service delivery. Dr. Gottlieb also is Associate Director of the UCSF-based Robert Wood Johnson National Program Office Evidence for Action.

Event Sponsors: Brown School