Breast Cancer, Race and Place

Friday July 19th

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM


By: Kirsten M. M. Beyer, PhD, MPH, MS

TARGET AUDIENCE: This conference will be of particular interest and value to the faculty, staff, and students of the College of Public Health, Department of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences, and the Health Science Colleges.
At the conclusion of this seminar, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe racial disparities in breast cancer outcomes, including spatial patterns
  2. Discuss the relationship between racial segregation and breast cancer outcomes
  3. Describe a new measure of housing discrimination and implications for cancer disparities research.
    DISCLOSURE STATEMENT: “I do not have any financial interests or other relationships with any manufacturers of products or providers of services I might be discussing in my presentation.”

For further information, contact: The Department of Epidemiology, 319-384-1540, S400 (CPHB)