The Road to Health Equity: Overcoming Racism to Improve Community Wellbeing
Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Hosted at the University of the District of Columbia, he 2016 Metropolitan Washington Public Health Assn (MWPHA) Annual Conference will focus on how race and racism impact communities of color’s health outcomes and overall wellbeing. The conference will be an opportunity for public health professionals and stakeholders from across the DC metropolitan area to unite, learn, network and engage with peers around the issues of health equity and racism. Conference attendees will also have an opportunity to explore and share strategies that can be used to improve health outcomes for communities of color in the DC Metro area.