Thursday, September 8, 2011

FYI: Conference. MD Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities. Eighth Annual Health Dispartities Conference

The Maryland Office of Minority Health and
Health Disparities Presents Maryland’s Eighth
Annual Health Disparities Conference

Maryland's Health Workforce: Promoting
Diversity and Strengthening the Pipeline

Tuesday, October 4, 2011, 8:30 am — 4:00 pm
The Marriott Inn & Conference Center, University of Maryland
University College
3501 University Blvd. East, Hyattsville, Maryland 20783
(*Please note that this zip code may also be identified as Adelphi in some GPS and mapping systems)

The purpose of the conference is to highlight ways to build health professions educational partnerships that reduce student barriers, strengthen the pipeline, promote diversity, and ultimately reduce minority health disparities.

Target Audience: Academic representatives, health providers, students, community advocates, health departments, other governmental agencies, legislators, non-profit & for-profit entities, and the business community.

The conference is free of charge.
Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Conference Co-Sponsors
University of Maryland School of Public Health
Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions