4th Annual State of Disparities in the African American Community Conference

Conference // Independence
,
OH

DoubleTree Independence

Date:

Aug 18 2018, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST

Description

Truth, Justice & Reconciliation Through a Community Lens


Goal:
To examine how political and social policies have impacted health disparities in the African American community. The conference will focus on our learning objective to discuss Health in All Policies by focusing on the intersection of politics and policies through a health opportunity lens.

Past: Examining policies that impacted the present state of disparities in the African American community

Present: Discussion of the impact of health disparities on the pursuit of health parity. 

Future: What must be done to help shape policies that impact health disparities in the African American community? *Equipping attendees with the knowledge to create and advocate for relevant policies at the national, state and local levels  

The areas of focus of the NEOBHC State of Disparities in the African American Community: Truth, Justice & Reconciliation through a Community Lens Conference will be presented in the form of keynote addresses and panel sessions. It is our desire to make sure that attendees have a comprehensive view of the issues that impact health disparities.

Learn more at www.neoblackhealthcoalition.org/state-of-disparities-2016/ or call 216-295-0283.