Common Threads and NYU Health Panel Discussion on Health Disparities in the Asian American Community

Join Common Threads and NYU Langone Health for a dynamic discussion of health disparities in the Asian American community. Our expert of local thought leaders will identify the most prominent health issues facing Asian American children today, and also explore solutions and opportunities for cross-sector partnership and collaboration to address these disparities.

Common Threads CEO Linda Novick O’Keefe will moderate the discussion that features the following panelists:

  • Dr. Eda Chao, MD (Charles B. Wang Community Health Center) Tina Chen, RD (Charles B. Wang Community Health Center) Mary Cheng (Chinese-American Planning Council)
  • Cynthia Felix (NYC Department of Education)
  • Ashley Lederer, MS, RD, CDN (Thoughtful Food Nutrition)
  • Chef Anita Lo
  • Stella Yi, PhD (NYU Langone Health)

The discussion will take place at the NYU Langone Medical Center on Wednesday, June 6, from 1:30-3:30, with an hour of refreshments and networking afterward from 3:30-4:30.  NYU Medical Center, Tisch Hospital, 550 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10016



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