2018 Healthiest State Summit webinar

August 22, 2018
As we prepare for the 2018 Healthiest State Summit, please join us for a webinar hosted by the Racism Declaration Workgroup. As one of the six health equity priorities identified during the 2017 Healthiest State Agenda Setting Convening, the Racism Declaration workgroup has engaged Dr. Monique Liston to provide a webinar to prepare participants for their time at the Racism Declaration Action Space at the Summit. Please note: All are welcome to join regardless of whether they are registered for the Action Space Session or for the Summit.


Webinar Details: Understanding Racism as a Public Health Issue
Date and Time: September 6, 2018 12:00 PM-1:00 PM *This webinar will be recorded
Overview: This will be an informational webinar to a) present to the stakeholders racial equity as an actionable public health imperative through a research based and historicized context and b) promote the Action Space at the 2018 Healthiest State Summit. The webinar will define racism, connect health outcomes to roots of racism, and discuss institutional power and individual responsibility.
Speaker: Monique Liston, PhD, Ubuntu Research and Evaluation Dr. Liston founded UBUNTU Research and Evaluation as a space to hold Black women’s leadership in living, learning and loving towards Beloved Community for Black people and the world. She is a proud HBCU alumni of Howard University. She obtained her Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee researching the dignity of boys and men of color in Milwaukee, WI and developed the Radical Accountability for Creating Equity (R.A.C.E.) through Dignity Framework as a process for organizations to deepen their commitment towards equity in their day-to-day operations.


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Meeting ID: 494 170 692
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Register Today! Wisconsin Healthiest State Summit
September 20-21. 2018 | KI Convention Center | Green Bay, WI
Join colleagues and partners from around the state at the inaugural Healthiest State Summit. Visit our website for full registration details. Registration must be received by August 28, 2018.
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