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Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Life Course Perspective
Learning Lunch Series:
Presented by the Center
for Elimination of Disproportionality and Disparities and the
Texas State Partnership
to Address and Eliminate Health Disparities Grant
The Life Course Perspective:
Experience that Affects Health Outcomes
The Center for Elimination
of Disproportionality and Disparities (CEDD)
in partnership with the
federal Office of Minority Health
is proud to present special
Mental Health Clinician,
Join us on a special
date and time for an intensive session examining the multi-generational
experiences that affect health outcomes for poor communities and communities
of color. Participants will understand the collective behaviors of
People of Color as a multi-generational experience, that health inequities
are rooted in historical inequities that have influenced institutional
practices, and will be able to define and understand social determinants’
impact on health outcomes.
Wednesday, February 1,
Deena Hayes, Mental Health
Clinician, Core Trainer
Racial Equity Institute,
People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond
11:00a.m. to 2:00p.m.
Public Hearing Room 1410
4900 North Lamar, Austin,
*Bring your lunch,
if you wish.
For more information on the Learning Lunch
series or for web conferencing/teleconferencing and Continuing Education
information for this session, please email CEDD@hhsc.state.tx.us or call
512-424-6509 (toll-free, 1-877-316-2822). For information on parking at
the DSHS campus, please visit http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/visitor/parking.shtm
or contact the DSHS Switchboard at 512-458-7111. People with disabilities
who wish to attend the session and require auxiliary aids or services should
contact the Center for Elimination of Disproportionality and Disparities
at 512-424-6509 (toll-free 877-316-2822) at least 72 hours before the session
so appropriate arrangements can be made.
for multiple disciplines will be provided for this event.
Funding support for this
project is provided by the Federal Office of Minority Health.