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The Mysteries of Men’s Health – Vanderbilt Alumni Association – Memphis

September 10, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$20

What are the key health issues facing men today?

Why do men refuse to go to doctors, or die at earlier ages than women do?

Does a man’s health lens help us better understand social phenomena such as gun violence?

What are social pressures facing men?

Do we need a men’s health movement?

Why should we even care about men’s health?

You’re invited to join Memphis area alumni, family and friends for a special presentation by Jonathan Metzl, Director, Center for Medicine, Health and Society and Vanderbilt University Professor of Psychiatry.

This lecture will explore the subject of men’s health and perceptions of masculinity.  Areas of emphasis will include men in clinical settings, the histories of men’s diseases and social policies that impact men’s health behaviors.

Cost:  $20
Includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and non-alcoholic beverages.
Cash bar.

Space will be limited so please register early!

Questions?  Contact Liz Sillay, BS’99, JD’03

Details

Date:
September 10, 2015
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$20
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Venue

Capital Grille – Memphis
6065 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38119 United States
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Phone:
(901) 683-9291
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http://www.thecapitalgrille.com/home