2022 Community Engagement Institute Symposium

  • Thank you for attending this year's CEI Symposium!

    Addressing the barriers to health equity and ways that communities can work together to build momentum toward sustainable change. The Community Engagement Institute (CEI) Symposium is a multifaceted event focused on issues related to health equity and social justice. This year's panel will be discussing the economic, social, and cultural right to a universal minimum standard of health to which all individuals are entitled.

    The CEI Symposium is a collaboration of the CCTS Partner Network, the Center for the Study of Community Health, the Forge AHEAD Center and the communities we serve.

  • Keynote Speaker:
    Sofia Gruskin, JD, MIA
    Director, Institute on Inequalities in Global Health,
    University of Southern California (USC)
    Professor, Preventive Medicine,
    Keck School of Medicine, USC
    Professor, Law and Preventive Medicine,
    Gould School of Law, USC

    LaKeisha Williams, PharmD, MSPH
    Director of Community Engagement and Outreach
    Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities, Research and Education
    Clinical Associate Professor, Xavier University of Louisiana

    Caroline Compretta, PhD
    Co-Director, Mississippi Center for Clinical and Translational Research (MCCTR) Community Engaged Research Core
    Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi Medical Center

    JaTaune Bosby Gilchrist
    Executive Director
    American Civil Liberties Union of Alabama

    And featuring Forge AHEAD Center Scholars.
  • For more information, contact:

    Clifford Kennon
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