Ramos to discuss health disparities at tonight's Science Cafe

May 03, 2011

Attend tonight's Omaha Science Cafe at the Slowdown to learn how you can help eliminate health disparities.

Who: Athena Ramos, a program coordinator with the Center for Reducing Health Disparities, will present "Health Disparities: What do WE have to do with it?"

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Athena Ramos
When: 7 p.m. Free pizza, available for the first 50 people, will be provided by Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures.

What: Health disparities (also called health care inequality in some countries) refer to gaps in the quality of health and health care across gender, racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, geographic location and socioeconomic groups.

About Science Cafe: Science Cafe is a free educational event sponsored by UNMC and other groups to increase science literacy. Hosted by UNMC, Bio Nebraska and the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures, Science Cafes are held the first Tuesday of each month in Omaha and one Thursday every other month in Lincoln.

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