Street Medicine: Caring for the Unsheltered

Thu, November 16, 2023 at Grand Valley State University

As part of the Your Health Lecture Series, join Beth Makowski, DO, medical director for MSU Grand Rapids Street Medicine, and medical students Christa Schafer and Victoria Moaddel, for an insightful conversation about providing health care on the streets of Grand Rapids.

You’ll learn about:

  • The foundation for understanding facts about the unsheltered community
  • Those experiencing homelessness and the impact on their health
  • The development of street medicine in Grand Rapids and collaborative efforts citywide

Date & Location

Thursday, November 16, at 7 p.m.
Grand Valley State University, DeVos Center for Interprofessional Health, Room 102
333 Michigan Street NE, Grand Rapids

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Sponsored by Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids Community College and MSU College of Human Medicine

Beth Makowski, DO
Division Chief of Acute Care Medicine, Corewell Health
Clinical Professor, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Medical Director and Faculty Advisor, MSU Grand Rapids Street Medicine

Christa Schafer and Victoria Moaddel
Co-Presidents of Grand Rapids Street Medicine
Students at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine