How do we as concerned citizens, medical professionals, students and leaders help create and sustain health equity in our communities?
Join us for the Institute for Public Health’s 11th Annual Conference, Action Toward Health Equity: Conversations with Local Leaders. This year’s event will feature fast-paced presentations from local leaders, accomplished public health professionals and others who focus on the intersection of local public health and health equity.
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The conference is free, open to the public, and will include panel discussions, a poster session, and networking opportunities.
Pre-registration is requested, but walk-ins are welcome as space allows.
Vetta Sanders Thompson, PhD, E. Desmond Lee Professor of Racial and Ethnic Diversity, Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis
Melodie Donatelli, MBA, MHA, Executive Director- Access, Center for Clinical Excellence, BJC HealthCare
Alayna Sibert, MS, 2017 Institute for Public Health Summer Research Program participant
Nicole Hudson, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Academy for Diversity and Inclusion, Washington University in St. Louis
Samantha Stangl, MSW, Programs Manager, Mass Incarceration Community Education Initiative, Clark-Fox Family Foundation
Jorge Riopedre, President, Casa de Salud
Paul Taylor, CEO, Ozarks Community Hospital Health System
Cynthia Dean, MD, CEO & Director of Programs, Missouri Bootheel Regional Consortium Inc.
Additional details to be released in the coming months. Visit this page to stay up-to-date.
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Event Sponsors: Institute for Public Health