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Celebrate National Public Health Week!
IPSC Presents National Public Health Week
April 7-13th, 2014
  • Panel Discussion: Be Healthy From the Start - April 7, 2014
    • What: Dr. Frances Tylavsky will present the CANDLE Study: A Source for Public Health Messaging and Interventions
    • Where: GEB A203
    • When: 12-1 pm
    • Perks: Free Lunch to the first 50 students
    • Contact: Teresa Bell at tbell20@uthsc.edu 
  • Don't Panic! Crash Course in Responding to Emergencies - April 8, 2014
    • What: IPSC will partner with the Shelby County Office of Preparedness to increase awareness about their free community emergency response team (CERT) classes and to offer a full training session specifically for UTHSC students and faculty. The training session will include life-saving information pertaining to the most common hazards and threats to people living in Shelby County. The anticipated benefit of this training program is to inform the community on how to prepare and act in the event of a natural or manmade disaster. 
    • Where: GEB B131 (lab)
    • When: 12-1 pm
    • Perks: Free Lunch to the first 50 students
    • Contact: Crystal Martin at cmarti47@uthsc.edu
  • Eat Well: Exploring the Health Implications of Food Deserts in Memphis and Possible Solutions - April 10, 2014
    • What: IPSC will host a panel of interdisciplinary experts who will discuss current issues regarding access to healthy foods in the Memphis community and potential policy and outreach solutions. Speakers include Dr. Ken Reardon, head of the graduate program in Urban and Regional Planning at U of Memphis and co-founder of the Green Machine Mobile Market; Estella Mayhue-Greer, CEO of the Memphis Food Bank; and Carole Colter, Food Policy Coordinator at the Food Advisory Council for Memphis and Shelby County. 
    • Where: GEB A203
    • When: 12-1 pm
    • Perks: Free Lunch to the first 50 students
    • Contact: Teresa Bell at tbell20@uthsc.edu
  • Eat Well: Dinner + Movie - April 10th, 2014
    • What: IPSC will host a community dinner where a screening of the Academy Award-nominated documentary “The Garden” will be shown. The film tells the story of a 14 acre community garden in South Central Los Angeles, which was the largest of its kind in the United States. This screening will be open to the public and Grow Memphis, an organization that facilitates the start-up of community gardens, will lead a discussion after the film. 
    • Where: SAC Dining Hall, 800 Madison Ave
    • When: 6 pm
    • Perks: Free locally-sourced dinner to attendees! 
    • The Film: view The Garden's trailer here 
    • Contact: Teresa Bell at tbell20@uthsc.edu
    • Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ipsc-dinner-movie-registration-10807675047
  • Panel Discussion: Health Disparities in Memphis- April 11th, 2014
    • What: Dr. Paul Juarez will present 'Understanding the Root Cause of Health Disparities in Memphis'
    • Where: GEB A204
    • When: 12-1 pm
    • Perks: Free Lunch to the first 50 students
    • Contact: Teresa Bell at tbell20@uthsc.edu
  • PechaKucha Night with Crosstown Arts: Be the Healthiest City in ONE Generation- April 11th, 2014
    • What: In collaboration with Crosstown Arts, the Interprofessional Student Council is hosting the first UTHSC Pecha Kucha Night on Friday, April 11th! This will be a fun and informal evening where we can share our ideas and get to know the Crosstown community!
    • Where: Crosstown Arts, 430 N Cleveland Ave
    • When: 6 pm
    • Perks: Free food and wine!
    • Contact: Teresa Bell at tbell20@uthsc.edu
Tue, April 8, 2014
Starts at 12:00 PM

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