Tagged: healthcare
TOMORROW: Tufts Community Service Learning (CSL) Speaker Series- Fenway Health: Serving the LGBT Community
| December 4, 2012 | 11:27 am | Lunch Lecture | No comments

CSL Speaker Series: Fenway Health: Serving the LGBT Community: Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 12pm-1pm, Sackler 507:

Dr. Kevin Kapila of Fenway Community Health will be joining us for a lunchtime talk on LGBT Health.  The mission of Fenway Health “is to enhance the wellbeing of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and all people in our neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research and advocacy.”  Dr. Kapila will be discussing the history of Fenway Health as well as his own experience working with LGBT patients, sharing his insights on what future healthcare providers should know in order to provide quality care when working with LGBT patients.  Dr. Kapila is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry. He has been working at Fenway Health since 2002, and his clinical interests include crystal meth abuse, HIV care, the health care needs of LGBT community, integration of physical and mental health, preventive medicine (HIV prevention, STD care and prevention), and substance abuse.

Event Details:

Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 12pm -1 pm, Sackler 507

Please RSVP to CSLEvents@tufts.edu  by Tuesday, December 4th (so they can order enough pizza!)

This talk will mostly be an interactive discussion, so please come prepared with questions for Dr. Kapila.  This event is co-sponsored by the TUHSQ (Tufts U. Health Sciences Queer) Coalition, the Sharewood Sexual Health Team, and the CSL Speaker Series.

CHAT Presidential Election Panel- MONDAY!!!
| October 12, 2012 | 3:47 pm | Social Event, Uncategorized | No comments

All are welcome to attend the Community Health Advocates at Tufts (CHAT)’s Presidential Election Panel!

DATE: Monday Oct 15th, 2012

TIME: 3:45-5:00pm

LOCATION: Sackler 221

Come enjoy food and a chance to learn more about the upcoming Presidential Election!


1. Malisa Schuyler, Tufts Medical Center Director of Government Relations

2. Marcia M. Boumil, J.D, L.L.M, Associate Professor at Tufts University School of Medicine

3. Amy Whitcomb Slemmer, Executive Director for Health Care for All

4. Health Care for All Organizer

We Are Woman Rally- This Weekend
| August 16, 2012 | 7:44 am | Activist Events | No comments

This weekend in Washington, D.C. there is going to be a women’s rights rally at the U.S. Capitol. CLICK HERE for more information.