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Human Rights Week 2022 Distinguished Lecture

Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2021

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As part of our annual Human Rights Week celebration each January, UI Health Care invites a prominent outside speaker to address our faculty and staff.

Feranmi Okanlami, MD, MS
Feranmi Okanlami, MD, MS

Feranmi Okanlami, MD, MS, will deliver the Martin Luther King Jr. Distinguished Lecture during the 2022 UI Health Care Human Rights Week celebration.

The virtual lecture will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19. Okanlami's topic is "Disabusing Disabilities.” 

Okanlami is the director of student accessibility and accommodation services at the University of Michigan, where he oversees the Office of Services for Students with Disabilities, two Testing Accommodation Centers, and the Adaptive Sports & Fitness Program. He is also an assistant professor of family medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and urology at Michigan Medicine, and an adjunct assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.