Other Public Health Events
Tuesday, March 1, 2016; 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Health Horizons: Innovation and the Informal Economy
Location: Kleinman Center for Energy Policy Forum, Fischer Fine Arts Library, 220 S. 34th Street
Join Next City and Penn IUR for a discussion on how technology, data and new modes of collaboration are transforming healthcare in the world's fastest-growing cities.
Thursday, March 10, 2016; 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Healthy Communities Task Force Meeting
Location: DVRPC's Main Conference Room, The ACP Building - 8th Floor, 190 N. Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA
DVRPC's Healthy Communities Task Force meets on a regular basis to discuss the intersection of public health and planning. The Task Force also identifies opportunities for partnership and collaboration. RSVP by March 3rd.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016; 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Precision Science, Friend or Foe to Health Disparities Research?
Location: Clair Fagin Hall, Room 112
The overall purpose of this symposium is to engage faculty, staff, and students within the University community in a spirited dialogue about potential health equity/disparities implications for precision science.
We encourage all students, staff, and faculty who are interested to attend. We invite you to submit a "burning question." RSVP.
Saturday, April 2, 2016; 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
West Philadelphia Health Fair 2016
Location: Harrity William F. School, 5601 Christian Street, Philadelphia, PA
This health fair is open to the public and is completely free and a place where people can come to get physical assessments, dental screenings, and vision checks.
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Zoobiquity Conference 6
Location: Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association, 8574 Paxton St, Hummelstown, PA
Zoobiquity explores how human and non-human animal commonalities can be used to diagnose, treat, and heal patients of all species. Drawing on the latest in medical and veterinary science - as well as evolutionary and molecular biology - Zoobiquity proposes an integrated, interdisciplinary approach to physical and behavioral health. Registration is open and is limited to the first 240 healthcare professionals and 70 veterinary and medical students. Read more.
Monday, April 4, 2016; 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
The College of Physicians of Philadelphia's 3rd Annual Public Health Day Symposium
Location: College of Physicians of Philadelphia, 19 S 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA
The Public Health Day Symposium is designed for public health professionals to present their work. Students are encouraged to attend to learn more about the public health activities occurring in our community. Read more.