Oct 14 2021

UIC SPH Distinguished Lecturer – Dr. Nicholas Freudenberg

UIC SPH Distinguished Lecturer - Dr. Nicholas Freudenberg

October 14, 2021

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM




Chicago, IL 60612

The SPH Committee on Research is excited to announce that Dr. Nicholas Freudenberg, Distinguished Professor of Public Health at City University of New York School of Public Health and Director of the CUNY Urban Food Policy Institute, will be the school's Distinguished Lecturer for the upcoming academic year. Dr. Freudenberg will be speaking about the effects of corporate practices on health (aka commercial determinants of health) as addressed in his recent book, At What Cost: Modern Capitalism and the Future of Health.

Dr. Freudenberg's lecture will be 1 pm- 2 pm on Thursday, October 14th. Further details, including additional opportunities to interact with Dr. Freudenberg during his visit, will be forthcoming. In the meantime, you can read more about Dr. Freudenberg and his work here: https://sph.cuny.edu/about/people/faculty/nicholas-freudenberg/

How to Join the Lecture:
• Virtual: The lecture will be available to all registered guests in a virtual format. A link to view the lecture online will be sent to each registrant’s email prior to the event.
• In-person (UIC students/ faculty/ staff only): A limited number of in-person seats will be available to UIC faculty, students, and staff only. Please indicate during registration if you are interested in attending the lecture in person, and you will receive an invitation to reserve a seat closer to the event date. The invitation will only be sent to UIC email addresses.
Register: Click here to register for this event!
Contact: sph-research@uic.edu


Guddi Kapadia

Date posted

Jun 28, 2021

Date updated

Sep 14, 2021