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The 3rd State of Asian Women’s Health in MA

May 14, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

 

 

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Proudly Presents

The 3rd State of Asian Women’s Health in MA

Community, Campus and Clinical Linkage

The Goals of our annual conference are to:

* Engage and educate key stakeholders about Asian health disparities by sharing data and showcasing best practices
* Provide a platform for information exchange and discussion
* Facilitate cross-sectoral collaborations and strengthen partnerships between community based organizations, service providers, academic institutions and public health agencies

Agenda

8:00am: Breakfast & Registration

8:30am: Welcome

Chien-Chi Huang, Executive Director, Asian Women for Health

8:35am: Keynote Speaker

Dr. Karen Freund, Associate Director for Research Collaboration at Tufts CTSI  
9:00am: Community Clinical Panel

Moderator:  Georgia Simpson May, Director, Office of Health Equity, MA DPH

Eugene Welch, Executive Director, South Cove Community Health Center

Anh Vu Sawyer, Executive Director, Southeast Asian Coalition

Deboran Delman, Executive Director, Transformation Center

10:00am: Q & A

10:15am: Break

10:30am: Research Panel

Hyeouk Chris Hahm, Associate Professor at Boston University

Tam Nguyen, Assistant Professor at Boston College

David Takeuchi, Associate Dean for Research at Boston College

11:30am: Q & A

11:45am: Group Photo

12:00pm: Lunch

1:00-2:00pm Afternoon Workshops

Connecting Community to Health by Gail Hirsch & Niem Naykret

How community members and organizations can benefit from the state’s new Community Health Worker Certification

Community-Driven Research by Roxanne Reddington-Wilde & Carolyn Rubin

Building effective health research collaborations between community and academia

2:00pm Facilitated Group Activities

3:30pm Closing Remarks/Evaluations

Details

Date:
May 14, 2015
Time:
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Organizer

Moms as Mentors
Email:
coles@momsasmentors.org
Website:
www.momsasmentors.org

Venue

CIC Cambridge – Havana Room
1 Broadway, 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 United States
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Phone:
6172254300
Website:
cic.us