Western Massachusetts Health Equity Summit

Please JOIN US for the 3rd Western MA Health Equity Summit!

Power, Policy and Health

Friday, September 14, 2018
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
UMass Amherst Campus Center Auditorium

Registration is now open!

The Summit will bring together practitioners, students, planners and community leaders from across our four counties. We’ll work, learn, and take important steps toward greater health equity in Western MA. Our co-emcees, Liz O’Gilvie from the Springfield Food Policy Council and Phoebe Walker from the Franklin Regional Council of Governments will help us have a great day!

  • Participate in networking and collaboration opportunities
  • Join workshops and roundtables on policy, power, the toxicity of racism, and data problems
  • Plenary Speakers include Pablo Ruiz from RaiseUp Massachusetts and Gwendolyn Hampton VanSant from the Berkshires’ Multicultural BRIDGE What do we do Next? New Ideas to Move Health Equity Forward

Visit our registration page for more information. Support for transportation costs available.

If you have questions, please contact Risa Silverman in the UMass Amherst Office for Public Health Practice and Outreach at the School of Public Health and Health Sciences: at (413)-545-2529, email: risa@schoolph.umass.edu.

We look forward to seeing you there!