2023 IAPHS CONFERENCE
“GENDER, SEXUALITY, AND HEALTH ACROSS THE LIFE COURSE:
CURRENT CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH EQUITY”
OCTOBER 2-5, 2023 – BALTIMORE, MD
CONFERENCE PROGRAM CHAIRS
Dustin Duncan | Tiffany Green | Julie Maslowsky
Dustin T. Duncan, ScD is an Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, where he directs Columbia’s Spatial Epidemiology Lab and co-directs the department’s Social and Spatial Epidemiology Unit. Read more
Dr. Tiffany Green is an economist, population health scientist, and science communicator whose mission is to reduce and eliminate racial/ethnic disparities in reproductive health. Read more
As a science communicator, Dr. Green is dedicated to making complex issues accessible to policymakers and lay public. She has used her expertise to promote evidence-based policy via legislative testimony and participation on panels for legislators. She has provided interviews for numerous local and national media outlets on reproductive equity and the racial/ethnic and socioeconomic inequalities heightened by the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Green’s public scholarship, such as her Scientific American op-ed about the challenges with relying on implicit bias to improve inequities, has been cited in the New York Times, Slate, and Forbes.
Dr. Green actively serves in local and state community organizations to address reproductive health disparities. She is a member of the Wisconsin State Maternal Mortality Review Team and proudly serves as inaugural Co-Chair of the Black Maternal & Child Health Alliance of Dane County—a coalition committed to ensuring that Black birthing people and babies are free to reach their highest potential.
Julie Maslowsky, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Community Health Sciences at the University of Illinois Chicago. Dr. Maslowsky is a developmental psychologist and population health scientist who studies the development of adolescent health and health behaviors, with a focus on sexual and reproductive health, contraception, and abortion. Read more
Conference Program Chairs
Kat Theall is a Professor at Tulane University’s School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine in the new Department of Social, Behavioral, and Population Science with a joint appointment in the Department of Epidemiology. She is the Director of the Tulane Mary Amelia Center for Women’s Health Equity Research and Senior Director of the Tulane Violence Prevention Institute. Read more
Sean A. Valles is Associate Professor and Director of the Michigan State University Center for Bioethics and Social Justice. He is author of the 2018 book, Philosophy of Population Health: Philosophy for a New Public Health Era (Routledge Press), and co-editor (with Quill R. Kukla) of the Oxford University Press book series, “Bioethics for Social Justice”. He is a philosopher of health, focusing on the evidentiary and ethical complexities of how social context shapes health.