Events / E-Connecting for Healthy Eating and Exercising in Rural Communities

E-Connecting for Healthy Eating and Exercising in Rural Communities

October 14, 2022
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

In partnership with the Center for Dissemination and Implementation at Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Missouri-Columbia, we invite you to join us for this year’s D&I Rural Health Symposium: E-connecting for healthy eating and exercising in rural communities on Friday, October 14 at the Innsbrook Resort in Innsbrook, Missouri.

This event aims to engage thought leaders from public health, health care, community organizations, and academia for cohesive actions and collaborative research to promote health behaviors and reduce health disparities in rural communities, as well as advance science in digital health intervention design and delivery. 


Registration is required due to limited capacity. Please complete your registration by Friday, September 30. This event is free to attend and breakfast, lunch, and refreshments will be provided. However, attendees are responsible for their own travel and accommodations. 


Please note, this agenda is tentative. Additional details will be provided as the event draws near.

9:00-9:30amCheck-in and breakfast
9:30am-12:00pmWelcome, keynote presentation and panel discussion
12:00-12:45pmLunch and networking
2:00-3:00pmBreakout sessions, report out and closing remarks
Featured experts

More to be announced.


This event will take place in the Aspen Room at Innsbrook Resort, located approximately one hour west of Washington University in St. Louis and 75 minutes east of University of Missouri-Columbia.

Innsbrook Resort
596 Aspen Way Dr.
Innsbrook, MO 63390


If you have any accessibility needs, please contact Emily Hickner at We need to be notified at least five business days prior to the event to guarantee accommodation for interpretation and CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) services.