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Bridging the Gaps – 28th Annual Symposium

September 14 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Free

Calling all public health officials, community orgs, agency personnel, grantmakers, academic faculty, staff, students, & others interested in improving the quality of life in our communities, the Bridging the Gaps Symposium is Sept. 14!

Bridging the Gaps is committed to forging partnerships with individuals and organizations dedicated to the promotion of health in underserved communities. The Annual Symposium is free to the public and is based on the work of students who have participated in the past program year.

Symposium Agenda

8:30 – 10 a.m.

Poster Session: Bridging the Gaps Student Community Health Projects

10:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Plenary Session: Bridging the Gaps Perspectives

Awards Ceremony

BTG 2018 Annual Award recipient
Dr. Howard Stevenson
, nationally recognized clinical psychologist focusing on mental health and racial literacy.

Participating Educational Institutions: Bryn Mawr College; DeSales University;
Drexel University; Geisinger Commonwealth; Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine; Lehigh Valley Health Network; Marywood University ; Moravian College; Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine; Rowan University; Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; Temple University; Thomas Jefferson University; University of Pennsylvania; University of Pittsburgh; University of the Sciences.

RSVP by September 7, 2018

To learn more, please contact Ellen Martinak
Bridging the Gaps Program Office

 

Details

Date:
September 14
Time:
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://www.med.upenn.edu/btg/BTG_Symposium_About.htm

Organizer

Bridging the Gaps
Phone:
215-898-4141
Email:
Website:
www.bridgingthegaps.info

Venue

WHYY
150 N. 6th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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