Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Sun 19 Sep - Sun 26 Sep, 2004
(Session 421)

Henrie Treadwell Henrie Treadwell (Faculty)

Country/Region: United States of America

Morehouse College

Senior Social Scientist, Morehouse School of Medicine, National Center for Primary Care, Atlanta

Most Recently Attended: (2002)
Improving Access to Healthcare and Human Services: Elements of Success
(Session 395)

Biography:
Henrie TREADWELL is the senior social scientist and associate director of development in the National Center for Primary Care at the Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, whose mission is to promote excellence in community oriented primary health care and optimal health outcomes for all Americans, with a special focus on underserved populations and on the elimination of health disparities. Her major responsibilities include program oversight and management for a special informing policy initiative, Community Voices, that is funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, and oversight of the men’s health programs. Prior to joining the National Center for Primary Care, Dr. Treadwell served for 16 years as program director at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation of Battle Creek, Michigan. Dr. Treadwell’s received her B.A. in biology from the University of South Carolina, where she enrolled as the first African American student as a result of a desegregation lawsuit. She received an M.A. in biology at Boston University, and a Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology at Atlanta University. Dr. Treadwell was a faculty member at Salzburg Seminar Session 334, Health Care Partnerships: Meeting the Needs of Underserved Communities, 1996; and served as a resource person at Session 395, Improving Access to Healthcare and Human Services: Elements of Success, 2002.