EVENTS

EVENTS

1. The Ebola Epidemic – Public Health, Human Rights & A Community Response – Join Drexel University School of Public Health and the African Family Health Organization (AFAHO) to discuss the science, history and human rights implications of the Ebola epidemic as well as the community response from locally affected community members. October 30, 2014 at 5-7:30pm. Drexel University Stein Auditorium, Nesbitt Hall, 32515 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA. Event is Free and Open to The Public

2. Supporting Immigrants in Challenging Times: A Roundtable Dialogue – Join AFAHO; the Pennsylvania Immigration & Citizenship Coalition (PICC); the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant & Multicultural Affairs and the Welcoming Center on September 18, 2014. 9:30am, Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA. Register here:

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/supporting-immigrants-in-challenging-times-a-roundtable-dialogue-registration-12707176507

3. 2ND Annual Conference on U.S. African Immigrant HealthJoin AFAHO, the Office of Minority Health and other academic institutions and community-based organizations at the 2nd Annual U.S. Conference on African Immigrant Health. September 19-21, 2014 in Pittsburgh, PA. Registration is free: http://www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov/USCAIH2register/Default.aspx

4. Summit on Science of Eliminating Health Disparities – AFAHO did a poster presentation on the outcomes of our obesity prevention program at the Summit on the Science of Eliminating Health Disparities along with Johnson & Johnson Scholar Jessika Bottiani and Dr. Fannie Fonseca-Becker of Johns Hopkins University.