“Building Community Engagement in Underserved Neighborhoods: The Path to Health Empowerment”
Join the Summit Health Institute for Research and Education, Inc. (SHIRE) on November 17 – 18, 2011 for a conference on “Building Community Engagement in Underserved Neighborhoods: The Path to Health Empowerment”.
Kellogg Conference Hotel at Gallaudet University, Washington DC
Thurs 11/17/11 5:30 – 7:00 PM Reception
Friday 11/18/11 8:30AM – 4:30 PM Conference
For complete conference info: http://bit.ly/rs1noc
To register, click here: http://bit.ly/nJ4S9p OR call 202-371-0277 (ext 6094)
Summit Health Institute for Research and Education, Inc. (SHIRE) has demonstrated the critical importance of community engagement in its policy and programmatic efforts to advance health and wellness in the District of Columbia and the nation.
This conference provides a forum for SHIRE, partners and advocates for community engagement to share lessons learned and strategies that work to help impact communities and motivate individuals to take charge of their health. This one-day interactive conference will offer tools that individuals, organizations, corporations, foundations and government agencies can use to engage residents in neighborhoods to create meaningful and sustainable partnerships in their communities to address obesity, hunger and health and wellness.