Snively Visiting Lectureship in Family Medicine
Emerging Diseases: Think Globally, Act Locally
Kathrine Tan, M.D., M.P.H.
Chief, Domestic Response Unit
Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria/Malaria Branch
Centers for Global Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dr. Kathrine Tan is Chief of the Domestic Response Unit in the Malaria Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). She leads the development of guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of malaria, provides subject matter expertise for outbreak response and to other government agencies, and provides clinical consultations nationwide.
During her 15 years at CDC, Dr. Tan has worked on the control and prevention of malaria and tuberculosis, received hands on training on global epidemiology and outbreak response as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, and evaluated Atlanta area isolation and quarantine policies as a Prevention Medicine Resident. Through all of this, she learned the importance of advancing the partnership between medical and public health worlds for effective disease control.
Dr. Tan is a proud U.C. Davis alumna, having studied at the university for both her undergraduate and medical degrees, and trained at the Family and Community Medicine Residency Program. She lives in Atlanta with her husband, who is a U. C. Davis Pediatrics Residency alumna, and two children.
Please join us for a thought-provoking evening with Kathrine Tan, M.D., M.P.H.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 5:00 Heavy Appetizer Reception - 5:30 Presentation
The event is free and open to the public at the UC Davis Medical Education Building, Room 1222
4610 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817
Free parking will be available in Lot 12, located at 45th Street and Y Street
Kindly RSVP to http://drkathrinetanUCD.eventbrite.com
Upcoming Snively Visiting Lectureship in Family Medicine
Date to be Announced - early 2019
The Department of Family and Community Medicine - UC Davis, School of Medicine - 50th Anniversary Special Event Snively Speaker
Val Gilchrist, M.D.
Chair and Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
University of Wisconsin
Dr. Gilchrist will discuss the foundation, evolution, current state and potential future of family medicine as an academic field, from her experience as a researcher, clinician and leader in family medicine.
Tuesday April 9, 2019
J. Nwando Olayiwola, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.F.P.
Chief Clinical Transformation Officer
Associate Physician and Clinical Instructor, Department of Family & Community Medicine
Faculty Affiliate, UCSF Global Health Sciences
University of California, San Francisco
Dr. Olayiwola is an expert in primary care redesign and clinical innovation, as well as the author of several books celebrating minority women professionals and what it means to be a physician.
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