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Topics in Urban Public Health: New Findings and Approaches

October 18, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Rutgers School of Public Health presents a conference that will bring together researchers, community-based organizations, policy makers, advocates, students, and community members to foster conversations on some of the most important health issues facing urban areas in New Jersey.

Topics include: Marijuana Legalization: Public Health Advance or Setback?; The Life and Health of African American Mothers & Babies; Adolescent Health and Youth Activism: Toward Healthier Communities; Violence in Our Homes & In Our Communities; U.S. Immigration Policy & Its Impact on Child and Family Health; and Innovative Interventions.

Participants who complete this educational program will be awarded 6.5 New Jersey Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs). Rutgers-SPH has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Health as a provider of NJ Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs). Those eligible for CHES/MCHES credits will receive 6.5 credits.

Paul Robeson Campus Center, 350 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Newark, NJ

This event is free. A light breakfast and coffee will be provided. Learn more or register.


October 18, 2018
8:00 am - 4:30 pm