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Date: Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 5:30 PM

Michael & Susan Dell Lectureship in Child Health

You're invited to the 6th Annual Michael & Susan Dell Lectureship in Child Health on Thursday, March 22, 2012, at 5:30 pm.  This year, J. David Hawkins, PhD will speak on community organizing to support healthy living with his lecture, 'A Sociologist Takes on Teen Smoking, Drinking and Violence'And Wins!'

         Featuring Dr. J David Hawkins, Endowed Professor of Prevention at the University of Washington School of Social Work and Founding Director of the Social Development Research Group.

-         Dr. Hawkins' research focuses on the social development model and the prevention of drug use and violence in adolescence. We think that you and your colleagues will be particularly interested in his successful prevention program, 'Communities that Care.'

o   For more information about his research, please visit http://www.fivetownctc.org/ and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communities_That_Care

-         For additional information on past Michael & Susan Dell Lectureships in Child Health, please visit: www.childhealthlectureship.org.

-         We look forward to seeing you at the event on March 22, 2012 at 5:30pm at the Texas Medical Association building located at 401 West 15th Street in Austin, Texas. 

Brooks Ballard from the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living will follow up with you soon with a save the date flyer for distribution.  We would greatly appreciate your help promoting this event by sharing these forthcoming materials with your audiences and colleagues.

 

For questions about the event, please contact:

Brooks Ballard, MPH

Communications Specialist

Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living

Brooks.S.Ballard@uth.tmc.edu

512-391-2517

 

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