2019 Summer Research Program Symposium

July 30 - July 31, 2019
Taylor Avenue Building, Doll & Hill, Medical Campus

On July 30th and 31st, students from the Institute from Public Health Summer Research Program will present on the research they worked on over the summer.

Tuesday, July 30 | 1:00- 5:00pm
Wednesday, July 31 | 1:00- 4:00pm

Registration is requested. This event is free and open to all.

Keynote presentation

July 31st | 1:00pm

Leveraging Local Expertise to Accelerate Health Equity and Wellness in the St. Louis Region and Beyond

Bethany Johnson-Javois, MSW, Chief Executive Officer, St. Louis Integrated Health Network, Formerly the Managing Director for the Ferguson Commission

As CEO of the St. Louis Integrated Health Network (IHN), Ms. Johnson-Javois leads a $1.5 million non-profit that serves the region’s safety net health care providers and the local community to promote the mission of providing quality, affordable, accessible care to all with an emphasis on serving the underserved. Her leadership in the healthcare sector has garnered notable recognition including being selected by Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri as a 2016 Silver Bell Award recipient for her outstanding community service, leadership, vision and values, and being selected as St. Louis Children’s Hospital 2015 Community Advocate of the Year. She was also selected by the St. Louis Business Journal 2015 Class Diverse Business Leaders and received the Access to Equal Justice Award from the Washington University School of Law’s Clinical Education Program.

 

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

Directions to the Taylor Avenue Building are available here. We encourage visitors to take advantage of our close proximity to the Central West End station by utilizing public transportation.

Free, limited visitor parking is available in two-hour increments in the lot in front and back of the building. Do not park in Medex or patient spots. If the lots are full or your meeting is longer than 2 hours, please park in the Clayton Avenue Garage (Clayton and South Taylor Avenue – map Brown 62). Street parking is also available nearby.