Increasing the Health and Well being of Individuals with Experiences of Homelessness and Criminal Justice Involvement
The GW Department of Psychology is pleased to announce that Dr. Vanessa Schick of the University of Texas Health Science Center will be speaking at GW as part of our Department Colloquium Series. Please join us for her talk, titled Leveraging the Intersection of Service & Science to Increase the Health and Wellbeing of Individuals with Experiences of Homelessness and Criminal Justice Involvement, on Friday, April 12, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. The event is open to the community and no advanced registration is required. Please contact [email protected] with any questions.
Vanessa Schick, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Department of Management, Policy and Community Health at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She is a co-founder of the community-academic research collaborative The Montrose Research Institute. Her community-driven research focuses on understanding health disparities among bisexual women and addressing the needs of highly vulnerable and underserved populations of women, including those who have experiences with the criminal justice system, homelessness, and sex work.