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Is Television Good for Our Health? Working with Hollywood's Scriptwriters to Increase Health Accuracy in TV Storylines
Sandra de Castro Buffington, Director of Hollywood, Health & Society, The Norman Lear Center, University of Southern California Anneberg School for Communication and Journalism
date:6:00PM   US Central (GMT −0500)
Thursday, April 7, 2011
location:BRC Auditorium, BioScience Research Collaborative Building, Rice University
sponsor:The Center for the Study of Women, Gender, & Sexuality: The Gray Wawro Lectures in Gender, Health and Well-being

Hollywood, Health & Society (HH&S) is a program of the USC Annenberg Norman Lear Center, a nonpartisan research and public policy center that studies the social, political, economic and cultural impact of entertainment on the world. The HH&S leverages the power of the entertainment industry to improve the health and well- being of individuals and communities worldwide. Buffington’s award-winning work also focuses on global health and social transformation. She has nearly 30 years of experience working in global leadership, reproductive health and emerging technologies.

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