2019 McGovern Lecture in Health Communication

Dr. Richard Besser is president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), a position he assumed in April 2017. Besser is the former acting director for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and ABC News’  former chief health and medical editor.

The John P. McGovern Lecture was established in the Moody College of Communication in 1983 by a gift from the John P. McGovern Foundation. The endowed lectureship enables Moody College to invite a leading figure in communication to deliver a lecture related to health policy or the practice of health communication.

Wednesday, September 25 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm


Belo Center for New Media (BMC), 5.208
300 DEAN KEETON ST W, Austin, Texas 78712

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