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September 14, 2018 | 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Category: Luncheon
Location: Nursing, College of #119 | Map
5557 Cass
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Current Graduate Students

Dr. Keith C. Norris is this year's KCP Visiting Scholar and he will be visiting campus on Friday, September 14th. We would like to invite current graduate students to accompany him to lunch at 12:30 p.m. Please RSVP - space is limited. Below is more information on Dr. Norris and his visit to WSU.

Featured Keynote Speaker: Keith C. Norris, Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, UCLA Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research

“Preparing for Success and Unleashing your Personal Greatness”

WSU/King-Chavez-Parks (KCP) Visiting Scholar Day
3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday, September 14, 2018
McGregor Memorial Conference Center, Room I

Dr. Norris will speak about the need for doctoral students from diverse backgrounds to train the next generation of scholars, educators, and innovators. 

Keith C. Norris, Ph.D. is an internationally recognized clinician scientist and health policy leader who has been instrumental in shaping national health policy and clinical practice guidelines for chronic kidney disease (CKD). He has made major contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion while addressing health disparities in contemporary society.  Dr. Norris directs several NIH research and training grants including the NIH Diversity Program Consortium Coordination and Evaluation Center at UCLA, the centerpiece of the NIH initiative to enhance diversity in the biomedical workforce.

You can read more about him here.

This year's KCP Visiting Scholar Day is funded, in part, by the State of Michigan King-Chávez-Parks Initiative.

The Audience is asked to refrain from taking any video recording, audio recording or Flash Photography during presentation.

For more information about this event, please contact Associate Dean Sharon Lean at 3135770213 or sflean@wayne.edu.