Thu, Jul 14|
MACRI TALK: Epidemics, Public Health & Mexican Americans
Learn about the last century of epidemics facing Mexican Americans
Time & Location
Jul 14, 2022, 6:00 PM CDT
About the event
Join us for a presentation from Dr. Ana Martinez-Catsam on the history of epidemics impacting Mexican Americans, from the Spanish Flu to COVID-19.
Dr. Ana Martinez-Catsam is Professor, Department Chair, and Graduate Program Head of the Department of History at the University of Texas Permian Basin in Odessa, Texas. She specializes in the history of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era in Texas with an emphasis on epidemics, newspapers, and the Mexican American experience.
This event is sponsored by AARP Texas.