from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
About the Presenter
Michael Yonas is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Deputy Director of the Community Engagement Core within the University of Pittsburgh’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute. He completed his DrPH and MPH degrees from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and post-doctoral training in principles of partnered research as a Kellogg Health Scholar at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His mixed methods research utilizes traditional and innovative creative methodologies to understand and address social and environmental influences and stressors such as family and community violence, impacting acute and chronic disease conditions of childhood asthma, health and well-being of individuals living within economically disadvantages settings.