Georgia CTSA, 5th Biennial Forum, One Georgia: Advancing Health Equity Amidst a New Normal

Apr 01, 2021 8:00AM—Apr 02, 2021

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From Bench to Bedside to Curbside: Closing Health Equity Gaps Means All Hands on Deck  

April 1 & 2, 2021 

The Agenda includes: 

  • Challenges and Potential for Improving Health Equity with Digital Health  
  • Dr. Robert Califf – Former FDA Commissioner, now Head of Clinical Policy and Strategy for Verily and Google Health 
  • Dismantling Racism to Reach Health Equity – Dr. Camara P. Jones  
  • Political Determinants of Health – Dr. Daniel Dawes  
  • Engaging Policymakers Early to Improve Health– Senator Freddie Sims of Albany, Representative Kim Schofield of SE metro Atlanta, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, and former Rome Mayor Bill Collins  
  • Academic Researchers, Clinicians, and Community-Based Organizations Join to Improve Community Health  
  • Empowering Community Health Workers to Be Bridge Builders
  • Nutrition and Challenges in Georgia 
  • Finding Funding for Your Projects Through Foundation Sources 

Intended audience: Community-based organizations and neighborhood residents, academic researchers, public health/community health practitioners, clinicians, policy makers, students and trainees