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Western MA Health Equity Summit

November 18, 2016

The second Western Massachusetts Health Equity Summit will take place on Friday, November 18, 2016,  from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Summit will bring together practitioners and community leaders from across our four counties. We’ll work, learn, and take important steps toward greater health equity in Western MA.

  • Hear from  the 10-member Coalition of Western MA Hospitals/Insurer regarding their 2016 Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) and the Berkshire County Health Initiative.
  • Participate in networking and collaboration 
  • Hear about Data, Stories & Best Practices from communities in our 4 counties working on health equity 
  • Keynote: Rep. Aaron Vega (Holyoke)

To register: http://wmhes.umass.edu/ for more information. Low or no-cost transportation available.

For questions, please contact 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.