Join the Department of Physiology and Health Science for the annual John P. McGovern Lecture

Wednesday, September 29th at 7 p.m. in the Alumni Center Assembly Hall.

The speaker for this Fall's event is Dr. Judith A. Monroe.

The Physiology and Health Science department is very excited to host such an event opportunity for the Ball State and Muncie communities.

Dr. Monroe's speech entitled, Perspectives on Health Prevention, will be a topic relevant to many members of the public, and especially to any that serve in health or medical field. Prevention, or preventative measures in regards to health and wellness are beneficial guidelines to everyone as a whole. We encourage the Ball State and Muncie Community to attend this event. There is no cost to attend this event, and free parking will be available in the yellow lots adjacent to the Alumni Center.

Judith A. Monroe, MD, FAAFP, is Deputy Director of the CDC and Director of for the office for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support. Most Recently, Monroe served as the Indiana State Health Commissioner since 2005. She has held several national public health leadership positions and is immediate past president of the Association of State and Territorial Health Official and served as vice chair on the Board of Directors for the Public Health Accreditation Board. Monroe was also a member of the Indiana Health Information Exchange Board of Directors.

2010 McGovern Lecture Poster