Leveraging Open Access and Online Interactive Applications to Disseminate Urban Health Research

Leveraging Open Access and Online Interactive Applications to Disseminate Urban Health Research Online

VENUE UPDATE: This event will be held online via Zoom. We will not offer this session in person.


In this talk, Drexel Professors Bilal and Kephart will discuss examples of their research conducted as part of the Salud Urbana en America Latina (SALURBAL) study, one focusing on disparities in life expectancy within and between cities, and one focused on the effects of heat on mortality between cities. They will summarize this research and explain how the use of open access publications and online interactive applications has helped disseminate this work.

Co-Presented by:

Usama Bilal, PhD, MPH,  MD, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology & Co-Director of the Urban Health Collaborative, Dornsife School of Public Health

Josiah Kephart, PhD, MPH, CPH, Assistant Professor, Dornsife School of Public Health

Zoom Details: If you wish to attend virtually, please select "online registrion" on the form below. You will receive Zoom login details in the confirmation email.

Celebrate Open Access Week 2023 with the Drexel Libraries

Each year, the Drexel University Libraries celebrates Open Access Week with talks, workshops, and panel discussions to help faculty, staff, and students understand Open Access and the support the Libraries provide for OA publishing and research.  

Throughout the week, the Libraries will feature Drexel researchers and their work to make research and knowledge openly available. Click here for information about our complete schedule of OA Week 2023 events. 

For additional Open Access Week resources and events, visit the official Open Access Week website

Thursday, October 26, 2023
9:00am - 10:00am
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
University City Campus
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
Registration has closed.

Event Organizer

Stacy Stanislaw

Director of Communications
Drexel University Libraries
3300 Market Street
Philadelphia PA, 19104