Nov
28
Wed 12:00 PM

IPHAM Wednesday Workshops - Diabetes Month Workshops (Community Panel)

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When: Wednesday, November 28, 2012
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  
Where: Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center of Northwestern University, Hughes Auditorium
303 E. Superior  
Chicago, IL 60611 map it
Audience: - Faculty/Staff
Contact: IPHAM  
Group: Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM)
Category: Lectures & Meetings
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IPHAM is pleased to announce IPHAM's new Wednesday Workshops, a series of multidisciplinary discussions to catalyze collaboration and idea formation. Each month a new topic area will be explored through several weekly workshop formats: Community Dialogues, "Tech Talks," Visiting Experts and Works In Progress. Our workshops will be held in various locations on both campuses from 12-1:30 PM and we will provide lunch. We encourage you to participate!

NOVEMBER IS DIABETES MONTH

Diabetes: Exploring the integration of community-level and clinical care

November 28 Community Panel
Participants will include the Diabetes Empowerment Center, Greater Humboldt Park Community of Wellness, Erie Family Health Center, and Near North Health Service

Location: Hughes Auditorium, Lurie Medical Research Center (303 E. Superior)

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The goals of the Wednesday Workshops are to:

-  Improve understanding of the behaviors and socio-environmental conditions that affect health

-  Optimize health-promoting interventions delivered at the clinical, community, and consumer levels

-  Engage perspectives, approaches, resources, and partners from the community

-  Discuss how to leverage technologies and systems to address clinical and public health challenges with experts in technology programming and design