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Schedule of Events

April 4th, Friday

  • Research Poster Displays
    • Time: 10:00am
    • Location: SPH Classroom Building
    • Sponsored by the Office of Research
  • Kickoff Event: Walking Trails & First Friday 
    • Time: 6:00-8:00pm
    • Location: Carnegie Library, Downtown Bryan
    • SPH volunteers will provide guided tours of the walking trails. Promotional materials and door prizes will be distributed at the Queen Theatre. 
    • Sponsored by the SPH Health & Wellness Committee and the Downtown Bryan Association
  • Cache Dash
    • Time: 6:00-8:00pm
    • Location: Carnegie Library
    • Sponsored by the School of Public Health, the Bryan College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau, and the Center for Community Health Development

April 7th, Monday

  • Blood Drive
    • Time: 10:00-3:00pm
    • Location: Medical Sciences Library Lobby
    • Co-sponsored by the American Red Cross and SPH student organizations
  • Mayoral Proclamation
    • There will be a proclamation ceremony declaring Public Health Week in the Brazos Valley. In attendance will be College Station Mayor Pro Tem, Karl Mooney; Bryan City Council Member and Health Board Member, Greg Owen; and Brazos Valley Health Department Director, Ken Bost. 
    • Time: 10:30-11:30am
    • Location: SPH Administration Building

April 8th, Tuesday

  • Golf Tournament
    • Time: Afternoon start
    • Location: TAMU Golf Course
    • Sponsored by the Office of the Dean, this event will include sponsorships, team registration, contests, and silent auction. All profits will go towards student scholarships.

April 9th, Wednesday

  • Lunch & Learn Lecture: GLBT Public Health 101 presented by Sidney Gardner, program coordinator, TAMU GLBT Resource Center, and Megan Caldwell, graduate assistant in GLBT Resource Center and current MPH student.
    • Time: 12:00-1:30pm
    • Location: SPH Classroom Building, Room 111
    • Sponsored by the Community Health Promotion Student Organization
  • Research Poster Contest: Winners will be announced for prizes and nomination for Delta Omega poster competition.
    • Time: 4:00-5:00pm
    • Location: SPH Classroom Building
    • Sponsored by the Office of Research

April 10th, Thursday

  • Dean's Lecture Series: "Relieving Pain in the Brazos Valley: A State and Local Partnership Approach" - Michael Felix, Pain Action Alliance to Implement a National Strategy (PAINS) Community Health Network Development Director will moderate a panel discussion on public health approaches to pain. Panel members include Myra Christopher, Director of PAINS; Darcy McMaughan, Ph.D., Assistant Professor and Director of the Program on Disability, Aging, and Long-Term Care Policy, Texas A&M School of Rural Public Health; and Nancy Dickey, M.D., President Emeritus, Texas A&M Health Science Center, and Medical Director, Health for All.
    • Time: 12:00-1:00pm (Lunch provided)
    • Location: SPH Classroom Building, Room 111; McAllen Campus, Room 152
    • Sponsored by the Office of the Dean

April 11th, Friday

April 12th, Saturday

  • Habitat for Humanity: Open to all students, faculty, and staff volunteers
    • Time: 7:30-12:00pm
    • Sponsored by the Epidemiology Student Organization
  • Annual Spring Gala
    • Time: 7:00-10:00pm
    • Location: Traditions Country Club
    • Sponsored by the Rural Public Health Student Association

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Last edited by: tarpley 11/19/2014

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