2017 Change Institute Food Summit

Date: Sep 29, 2017
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Join the Cook County Department of Public Health at the 2017 Change Institute Food Summit at Loyola University, Center for Translational Research and Education, 2160 S. 1st Avenue, Maywood.

Understanding the Impact of Food Insecurity/Hunger on Population Health

Friday, September 29th, 2017, 1:00pm – 6:45pm with networking reception  

and 

Saturday, September 30th, 2017, 8am – 3:30pm 

Cost: $50 for two days inclusive of registration material, parking and meals

Why Should You Attend?

  • Understand the human toll of food insecurity/hunger on population health in Cook County.
  • Increase understanding of the intersection between food insecurity/hunger on populations health
  • Connect suburban Cook County organizations to food insecurity/hunger on population health resources
  • Promote national an dlocal successes an peer-to-peer networking
  • Highlight local, state and government initiatives that address food insecurity/hunger on population health
  • Promote local action to support and advocate for initiatives that address food insecurity/hunger on population health
  • Network and share experiences with others

Who Should Attend?

Health Departments, community based-organizations, healthcare and social service agencies, non-profits and faith-based institutions. 

Registration is required!

For more information and to register, pleae use this registration link: http://www.cvent.com/d/n5qty7. If there are any questions, please contact Rani Saxena at rmishra@uic.edu or 312-996-7919.                            

This event is supported by the Cook County Department of Public Health in collaboration with Loyola University and the MidAmerica Center for Public Health Practice at UIC School of Public Health.

Please visit our 2016 Food Summit Page to view speakers videotaped presentations and download last year's event program.

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