April 2nd API Health Justice Forum Agenda and Workshops

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April 2nd API Health Justice Forum Agenda and Workshops

Check out our Program and register for the Asian & Pacific Islander Health Justice Forum! This Saturday, April 2nd at the Collaborative Life Sciences Building (OHSU). Attendees can register on the day of. For accommodations or questions, contact kathy@apano.org or danitok@cann.us.

Join us for a day-long gathering with health equity advocates, local health authorities, organizers, students, and members of the community to discuss health equity, what it means to build healthy, resilient communities, while addressing barriers. Special focus on issues facing immigrants from the Republic of Palau, Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Federated States of Micronesia. These are three nations in the Pacific Islands that have an unique treaty with the United States known as the Compact of Free Association (COFA).

9:00-10:00am – Registration & Breakfast


10:00-10:15am  Opening Remarks

    Opening (CANN & APANO Board)

    Community Performance


10:15-11:00am – Presentation

    COFA Territories an Island History (Bennie Moses, Eastern Oregon University)


11:15-12:30 – Morning Workshops


12:30-2:00pm – Lunch


2:00-3:15pm – Afternoon Workshops


3:30-4:00pm – Closing Remarks

    Taking Action for Health Justice Closing (APANO & CANN)


 

See you Saturday, April 2nd! Remember to register to save a spot.

By | 2016-03-30T20:31:25+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Events, Health Equity, Immigration, News & Events|