Guns, Pills and Sofas: Public Health Challenges of the American Lifestyle

When people talk about staying healthy, they often think in terms of avoiding diseases such as cancer and COVID-19. But the biggest factors underlying today's historic decline in U.S. life expectancy are not diseases. Dr. Vermund, immediate past dean of the Yale School of Public Health and an internationally recognized leader in health policy, reviews the surprising statistics and trends behind three major “epidemics” currently affecting the overall health of the American public.

Friday, June 2, 2023, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Yale University Art Gallery - McNeil Lecture Hall
1111 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06510
United States