Physician General to discuss LGBTQ+ health issues

LevineCropPennsylvania Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine will speak at SU on March 27 at 5 p.m. in Old Main chapel.

Levine will discuss her personal and professional inspiration in her journey toward becoming physician general, her impact on Pennsylvania’s LGBTQ+ community and her thoughts on health and wellness issues specifically affecting the LGBTQ+ community.

A professor of pediatrics and psychiatry at the Penn State
College of Medicine, Levine graduated from Harvard College in 1979
 and the Tulane University School of Medicine in 1983. She is the liaison
 for the LGBT community for the Office of Diversity at the Penn State
 College of Medicine. In this role, she has established a LGBT faculty and staff affinity group and is the facilitator for the LGBT student group.

The program, sponsored by LGBTQ+ Concerns Committee and the Gerontology Minor, is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Dara Bourassa at dpbourassa@ship.edu.


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