Students at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health will host the 12th Annual Social Justice Symposium on Friday, March 23 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Drachman Hall (1295 N. Martin Ave.).
The award winning Social Justice Symposium is designed to engage faculty, students, community members, and health professionals in dialogue to raise awareness of how social issues affect health. The theme of the conference is Power & Privilege: Tackling Microaggressions in Public Health.
Incorporating Public Health Skills to Improve Quality of Life: Examples from Native American Food Systems
The conference, Incorporating Public Health Skills to Improve Quality of Life: Examples From Native American Food Systems, will bring together public health workers, researchers, and educators to present and practice strategies in the areas of assessment, policy development, and assurance that can promote the development of local food systems and improve community health, particularly on tribal lands.
The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health is a proud sponsor of the Arizona Health Equity Conference.
Building Bridges: Connecting Communities in Research, Practice, & Policy
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Crista Johnson-Agbakwu, MD, MSc, FACOG
Obstetrician/Gynecologist at Maricopa Integrated Health System
Founding Director of the Refugee Women's Health Clinic