Your Health Lecture Series | Street Medicine: Caring for the Unsheltered

Thursday, November 16, 2023
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Health Campus
Alumni, Community, Faculty, Staff, Students

Street Medicine: Caring for the Unsheltered

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

This event is co-sponsored by Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids Community College and Grand Valley State University.

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Location Information

Grand Valley State University
DeVos Center for Interprofessional Health, Room 102 (Health Campus)
333 Michigan St. NE, Grand Rapids

Can't make it in person? This lecture will also be offered virtually. You will receive a Zoom link upon registering. 

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Contact Information

Questions? Contact Alexis Schewe ([email protected]) or Brandon Moskun ([email protected])

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This event was added to the calendar by Alexis Schewe ( on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 and was last updated on Thursday, September 21, 2023 at 1:34 p.m.