• Social Justice 2018

4th Annual Social Justice in Public Health Lecture Series:

Immigration & Public Health

An innovative collection of lectures and panel discussions from experts in the field, this year's series focuses on the public health impacts of migration, immigration and anti-immigration policies on individuals, families and communities. ALL ARE WELCOME.

Lander Hall, Lecture Hall A, Mondays, 5 – 7 pm, 155 Azuar Drive, Vallejo, CA 94592

10/15:       Overview - Immigration & Health Care: Seth Holmes, PhD, MD 

Dr. Holmes is an Associate Professor of Medical Anthropology and Public Health at the University of California Berkeley and the founding co-chair of the Berkeley Center for Social Medicine.  Dr. Holmes is the author of the ground-breaking book Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States. Reception & book signing immediately following lecture.  (All are welcome to attend a reception & book signing immediately following lecture.)

 10/22:       Impact of Immigration on Mental Health: Leon Bacchues, PhD

 10/29:       Immigration Policy & Access to Health Services: Ignatius Bau, JD

 11/5:         Immigration, Detention Centers & Human Rights: Peggy Bristol, JD

 11/19:       Immigration Status, Labor & Health: Juan Salinas, PhD

 11/26:       Solutions: Immigration & Health: Leoncio Vasquez Santos

(Schedule & speakers subject to change.)

Lectures are free & open to the public.           

Registration required. Click here to register.


 For additional information: publichealth@tu.edu707-638-5838

Continuing Education Units (CEU)

Continuing Education Units

Each session is worth 2 continuing education credits through the National Board of Public Health Examiners:  https://portal.nbphe.org/recert/tracking/searchCEcreditspublic.cfm 

Touro University California (TUC) is an approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) Recertification credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective July, 1 2017, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from TUC

Life-long Learners seeking credit for CPH recertification should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. To self-report your CPH recertification credits, log into your CPH Recertification portal.

Questions about CPH Recertification, e-mail info@nbphe.org

Past Social Justice Seminar Series

2017 Seminar Series
2016 Seminar Series