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Photo: Culture’s impact on health

Mar. 5, 2015, 8:05 AM

(photo by John Russell)

Elena Fuentes-Afflick, M.D., MPH, talks with George C. Hill, Ph.D., following her recent Flexner Discovery Lecture. Fuentes-Afflick, vice chair of Pediatrics and professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco, spoke on the impact on health outcomes of acculturation — the adoption of the cultural traits of another group.

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