DATE: October 17, 2012
Time: 8:00 am—4:00 pm
LOCATION: Martin's West
6817 Dogwood Road, Baltimore
Advancing Healthy Public Policy:
The Maryland Health Improvement and Disparities Reduction Initiative
Attendees will learn about recent advances in Maryland legislation and opportunities for collaboration that aim to improve minority health and reduce disparities.
Who should attend: Academic representatives, health providers, students, community advocates, health departments, other governmental agencies, legislators, and the business community.
Dr. Howard K. Koh, MD, MPH Assistant Secretary for Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, will receive the Shirley Nathan-Pulliam Health Equity Leadership Award and deliver the keynote address. more>>>
Sponsored by :Minority Health and Health Disparities,
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Co-Sponsors: University of Maryland,
School of Public Health,
a partner in the Mid-Atlantic Public Health Training Center, and Maryland Center for
Health Equity at the
University of Maryland
Free of charge. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Registration opens on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at http://dhmh.maryland.gov/mhhd
Funds for the conference provided by Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities
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