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Dr. Mark Hatzenbuehler, PhD, Speaking at CHIP Thursday, November 7, 2013

November 5, 2013 by  
Filed under CHIP Today

On ThursdayNovember 7, 2013, from 12:30 - 1:30 pm, the CHIP lecture series features a talk by Mark Hatzenbuehler, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University about “Structural Stigma and the Health of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Populations.” This is co-sponsored by the Department of Psychology.

The lecture will be in Video Conference Room 204 on the second floor of Ryan at 2006 Hillside Road at the University of Connecticut in Storrs.  For a map of the area, look at http://www.chip.uconn.edu/about/directions-to-chip/.

You can also view this talk streamed live during or after the lecture at the following link: http://www.chip.uconn.edu/lecture-11-7-13.

Mark L. Hatzenbuehler, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Sociomedical Sciences in the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. He completed his doctoral degree in clinical psychology at Yale University and was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholar at Columbia.  Dr. Hatzenbuehler’s research examines how structural forms of stigma increase risk for adverse health outcomes among members of socially disadvantaged populations, with a particular focus on lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals. His research has been published in several leading journals, including the American Journal of Public Health, Psychological Bulletin, and Pediatrics. Dr. Hatzenbuehler’s research has received multiple awards from the American Public Health Association and the American Psychological Association, and has been widely covered in the media, including television and print interviews, and has been cited in court cases on sexual orientation-related discrimination.  Dr. Hatzenbuehler is currently being funded on a K01 award from NIDA to study social determinants of substance use and other health outcomes among sexual minority youth.

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