Designing to Achieve Health Justice for All Adolescents

Designing to Achieve Health Justice for All Adolescents

Dr. Melissa Gilliam, professor of obstetrics & gynecology and pediatrics, presents an overview of Bronfenbrenner's ecological theory of human development, reproductive justice and new approaches to adolescent health.  Dr. Gilliam also describes how she uses games and story telling to reach and educate adolescents.

New approaches to adolescent health
Using games to educate young people
Design Thinking Lab: Engaging young people in redesigning services


October 6, 2016

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The University of Chicago Medicine

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Melissa Gilliam, MD, MPH

Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Pediatrics

An expert in pediatric and adolescent gynecology, Dr. Melissa Gilliam helps children, teens and women age 25 and younger who have complex gynecologic problems or need routine care. Dr. Gilliam specializes in managing common problems such ...