Save the Date:

20th Annual Public Health Symposium

Monday, April 6, 2015

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Rutgers University Medical School – Piscataway, NJ


"Eliminate Health Disparities: Strategies that Make a Difference"


This year’s Symposium will discuss health disparities including, but not limited to race, ethnicity, gender, and orientation.  In addition, the program will highlight successful and replicable ways in which organizations are addressing them.  


We hope you can join us to learn how we can ALL work to impact health disparities in New Jersey.



Keynote:

Dwayne C. Proctor, PhD 

Director, Eliminating Health Disparities Portfolio

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


Presenter:

Carolyn Daniels, Med, DHSc

Director, Office of Minority and Multicultural Health

NJ Department of Health


Plus a panel of presenter highlighting local initiatives.


Panelists:

Sandra E. Echeverria, PhD, MPH

Rutgers School of Public Health


Gary Paul Wright

African American Office of Gay Concerns


Mary Bentley-LaMar

Sickle-Cell Anemia Association of NJ


Each panelist will describe the work done by their organizations / initiatives, and how that work impacts health disparities at the local level.



Highlight a recent project or initiative through a poster presentation!  Submit your poster details at the following link:    https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/poster2015symposium


Provide information and resources about the services of your organization or association through a tabletop display!  Provide details here:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/tablevendor2015Symposium



 

Light supper will be provided!

 

 

REGISTER NOW AT:

https://njlmn.rutgers.edu

2.0 CE, CHES and CNH provided!