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iUTMB  •  Published Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 9:57 AM

Health Policy Dialogue and Lunch - "Beyond the Oral Cavity" - Nov. 15

Please make plans to join us for the next Health Policy Dialogue on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at noon in the Clinical Sciences Auditorium, Room 3.362. Ankit Sanghavi, interim executive director of the Texas Health Institute, will present “Beyond the Oral Cavity,” a look at the interconnections between oral health and the overall health of the body.

Ankit Sanghavi is the interim executive director of Texas Health Institute (THI). In his current role, Sanghavi leads a range of research and evaluation projects aimed at achieving oral health improvements through research, analytics, policy, advocacy and program development. Additionally, he provides oversight to several community health improvement projects. His interests lie in technology, innovation and data in health care. 

The free lecture is open to all UTMB students, faculty and staff, as well as those interested members of the public. Lunch will be served beginning at 11:30 a.m.

For those unable to attend the lecture in personthe Health Policy Lecture is available to remote Polycom equipped locations and via the web using a PC and speakers. To join via a Polycom system please video dial 4091104. To join lecture via a PC/speakers use the URL listed below: https://hdstream.utmb.edu/VEMSWeb/Widgets/EmbedPlayerControllerWidget.html?ver=6.3.7.6&autoplay=true&contentID=6

For additional information or to RSVP please contact Becky Trout, at rltrout@utmb.edu or (409) 747-2734.