Latino Health Equity Conference
Familias en Accion is presenting their 5th Annual Latino Health Equity Conference this June. The theme for this years conference is Pathways to Healthy Communities: Strategies for the Prevention and Reduction of Childhood Obesity. This conference connects health research/practice and Latinos to develop strategies for health equity.
When: Friday, June 13th from 7:30a - 6p
Where: Portland State University, Smith Ballroom
1825 SW Broadway, Portland OR 97201
The goals of the conference are:
- To provide a forum for researchers to share information
- To engage and inform policy makers
- Provide space for care providers to share best practices
- Provide networking and professional development opportunities to inspire underrepresented students to enter the health care delivery field.