April 25, 2017
Lieutenant Erica Harris, PhD, MPH
Lieutenant Erica Harris, PhD, MPH, is a commissioned officer in the United States Navy, and is currently stationed at Patrick Air Force Base at the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI), where she works on a variety of projects related to hazing, bullying, toxic leadership, sexual assault, sexual harassment, and LGBT issues. At DEOMI, she serves as the Chief Research Scientist/Research Psychologist in the Research, Development, and Strategic Initiatives Directorate. In addition, Lt. Harris is an adjunct assistant professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, where she is currently teaching an online human cognition course.
After completing her PhD in Behavioral Neurosciences from Boston University (BU) in 2011, Lt. Harris received her Naval commission. She also holds a Master of Public Health degree (2005) from BU with dual concentrations in Epidemiology, and Social and Behavioral Sciences.
Lt. Harris deployed as an Individual Augmentee (IA) to Afghanistan from June-December 2013 on the 8th and final mission of the Mobile Care Team (MCT-8). The mission of the MCT was to emphasize preventive mental health care, surveillance, and command consultation.
Please join us on Tuesday, April 25 as Lieutenant Harris shares her insights on why it is important that women learn to be leaders and inspire other women to lead!
Dinner Menu Selections
Meat: Braised Lamb-Goat Cheese Cannelloni with Sage Pesto
Seafood: Seared Sesame Crusted Tuna, Roasted Marble Potatoes, Fried Rice Noodles, Roasted Brussel Sprouts
Vegetarian: Assortment of Fresh Grilled Seasonal Vegetables with Rice Pilaf
Heath Bar Crunch Pie