19 February 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities Conference, April 25, 2014, Columbia, Missouri

Register now! Brochure/Final Program The Center for Health Policy and the Missouri Health Equity Collaborative are hosting the Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities conference Friday, April 25, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Central Standard Time) in Columbia, Missouri. This conference will raise participants’ awareness of health disparities, analyze the root causes of those […]

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11 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Presentations from the St Louis Health Equity Regional Meeting

Thank you very much to all of you for participating at the St Louis health equity regional meeting that took place  November 8, 2013 at the Regional Arts Commission. For those who couldn’t attend the meeting, please find below the slides from some of our great presenters. 1.  The Benefits of Collective Impact in Addressing […]

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05 August 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Leave the Stigmas Behind

If I labeled you as, “crazy,” “stupid,” “lazy,” “incompetent,” “a monster,” or “a drama queen,” I would venture to guess that you would not find that flattering. As children we might be told, “Sticks and stones may break our bones…”, and hurtful words are not a big deal. What that childhood mantra does not take […]

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03 December 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Building Health Equity in Springfield – Presentations available online!!

Thank you very much to all the participants at the Building Health Equity in Springfield meeting that took place  November 15th in Springfield, Missouri. For those who couldn’t attend the meeting, please find below the slides from each of our great presenters. 1.  Perspectives from Newcomer Patients about Accessing the Health Care System Presenter: Steve […]

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03 December 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Building Health Equity in Missouri Bootheel – Presentations available online!!

Thank you very much to all the participants at the Building Health Equity in the Missouri Bootheel meeting that took place  November 14 in Sikeston, Missouri. For those who couldn’t attend the meeting, please find below the slides from each of our great presenters. 1. Access to Health Care Services: Perspectives from Patients with Mental […]

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22 October 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Building Health Equity in Greater St. Louis – Presentations available online!!

Thank you very much to all the participants at the Building Health Equity in Greater St Louis meeting that took place  October 19th in St Louis, Missouri. For those who couldn’t attend the meeting, please find below the slides from each of our great presenters. 1.  Using a Community Modeling Plan to Change Nutritional Paradigms […]

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20 September 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Building Health Equity in Mid-Missouri – Presentations available online now!

Thank you very much for all the participants at the Building Health Equity in Mid-Missouri meeting that took place  September 19th in Columbia, Missouri. For those who couldn’t attend the meeting, please find below the slides from each of our great presenters . Perspectives from Newcomer Patients about Accessing the Health Care System Presenter: Steve […]

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12 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

WEBINAR ON MENTAL ILLNESS IN THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY

Deep, Dark, Secret A Closer Look at Mental Illness in the African American Community Free Web Conference Tuesday, July 31st at 1:30pm CDT CEUs Available ($10 fee per person) Please join us Tuesday, July 31st, at 1:30PM CDT for a free web conference called, Deep, Dark, Secret:  A Closer Look at Mental Illness in the African American […]

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30 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities Conference: Presentations available

“Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri, One Community at a Time,” was a one-day conference with leading researchers, program planners, health care advocates and more. The conference covered racial and ethnic health disparities, newcomer and immigrant health disparities, health disparities for individuals with mental health conditions and LGBT health disparities. Keynote speakers: […]

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09 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Still time to sign up for the Healthy Lives – Healthy Communities conference!!

“Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri, One Community at a Time” DATE: Friday, April 27, 2012 | TIME: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. LOCATION: Garden Conference Center at the Hilton Garden Inn, Columbia, MO Join us this spring for “Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities: Building Health Equity in Missouri, One Community at a […]

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