2019 Blanche Grosswald Memorial Endowed Lecture
Join Rutgers School of Social Work for the 2019 Blanche Grosswald Memorial Endowed Lecture, featuring a presentation by Thomas A. LaVeist, PhD, Dean & Weatherhead Presidential Chair in Health Equity, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
Part of an annual series, this event will feature a free continuing education (CEU) credit and lunch to honor the intellectual legacy of Blanche Grosswald, former assistant professor at the School of Social Work.
A graduate of UC Berkeley, Blanche Grosswald worked as a social worker at the Golden Gate Regional Center in San Francisco, CA. Her research interests overlapped several fields including social welfare, sociology, public health, law, labor, and health policy. She was beloved by her husband, friends, family, students, and colleagues at Rutgers for her courage, and support for vulnerable populations, throughout a lifetime struggle with depression.
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