Annual Balzan Lecture 2012 with Sir Michael Marmot «Fair Society, Healthy Lives»
International Balzan Foundation «Prize» and the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences, in cooperation with the Center for Gerontology, University of Zurich.
This year’s Annual Balzan Lecture will be given by Sir Michael Marmot, University College London (UK), 2004 Balzan Prizewinner in Epidemiology.
The aim of this lecture is to present some recent research on the project «Fair Society, Healthy Lives». This project highlights the influence of social inequalities on health and life expectancy and tries to give advice on taking suitable action.