The People’s Scientific Conference to Promote Health and Eliminate Health Disparities

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

WHEN: Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15, 2013

WHERE: University of Florida | Gainesville, FL

WHAT: A novel, statewide conference that brings together community members, physicians and other health professionals, and researchers to teach and learn from each other ways to promote health and overcome chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, cancer, and arthritis.

  • Panels of providers answering conference participants’ questions about diseases
  • Panels of patients and family members speaking about influences on their health behaviors and treatment adherence and on ways to improve relationships with their health care providers
  • Presentations by nationally known medical and research experts on the health problems that are most common in minority, low-income, and underserved communities

Community Members/CHWs: FREE
Professionals/Researchers: $60
Undergraduate/Graduate/Medical Students: $30
Webcast Only: FREE
Register onlineor by phone (1-866-290-5770) no later than June 10, 2013.                                                            
Continuing education will be provided by the Suwannee River AHEC.

For more information, please visit the conference websiteor contact:
Brittany Myers, Conference Coordinator
Email:     Phone: 386-462-1551 Ext. 105
UF Health Disparities Research and Intervention Program
Email:     Phone: 1-866-290-5770

CONFERENCE DIRECTORS: Dr. Carolyn M. Tucker & Dr. Linda B. Cottler

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