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Healthy U

Join us for this public lecture series focused on what every body should know about chemicals and your health.

Western New England University is a committed partner in promoting health, wellness, and education in our community. With expertise from Pharmacy to Biomedical Engineering, Health Sciences to Business and Law, our outstanding faculty offer valuable knowledge to share with you about the intersection of health and the chemicals we encounter in our daily lives.

Upcoming Talks

September 26, 2017

Topic: From Sweeteners to Mercury: Chemicals in Your Daily Life! 

Speaker: Dr. Ronny Priefer, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Western New England University

November 8, 2017 

Topic: Let's Talk About It: Opioid Addiction and Overdose Prevention Basics

Speaker: Dr. Jilla Sabeti, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Western New England University

Future topics in the Healthy U Series will explore such topics as:

  • Drugs in the Water: Drugs from Nature 
  • Are pharmaceutical companies evil?
  • Bringing Drugs to the Market
  • Bugs and Drugs
  • Medical Marijuana law
  • Drugs and Genes

Free and open to the public and the Western New England University community.

All lectures are held at the Western New England University Center for the Sciences and Pharmacy, Room 300 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free parking.