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Rhode Island Department of Health

National Association of Social Workers - Rhode Island Chapter

Rhode Island Public Health Association

RIC Conference

School of Nursing

Feinstein School of Education and Human Development

School of Social Work in conjunction with the Child Welfare Institute

Supported by RIC Committee on College Lectures


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Stefan Battle
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Carol Cummings
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This conference will feature innovative ways to improve health literacy and human outcomes through collaborative efforts of Public Health and Social Work.

Promising Practices

Rhode Island College Dialogue on Diversity Committee Presents
18th Annual Multicultural Conference

The Power of Community Partnerships

Advancing Public Health & Human Rights
through Education and Service
Saturday, November 7, 2015
7:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

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Dr. Alexander-Scott

Keynote Address:

Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott
Director, Rhode Island Department of Health

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Providence Journal, Aug. 26, 2015

Outside LinkWatch video from Health Equity Summit 2015

Conference Panelists:

  • Dr. Jayashree Nimmagadda, Professor, RIC, School of Social Work
  • Zero: 2016 Coordinator Maria Cimini, Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless.
  • Executive Director Ana Novais, Division of Community, Family and Equity at the R.I. Department of Health.
  • Dr. Dannie Ritchie, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Brown University.

Page last updated: October 1, 2015