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Register now for the May 26th MN CHW Alliance Statewide Conference!

We are pleased to hold back-to-back conferences with the Minnesota Public Health Association (MPHA) this year with shared programming on the morning of May 26, 2016. Our theme is “Health Equity:  Many Voices, Shared Vision.” We will meet in St. Paul at the U of MN Continuing Education Center from 7:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

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Our one-day conference will feature an opening plenary featuring Health Commissioner Dr. Ed Ehlinger and DHS Assistant Commissioner Anne Barry. We will have two sets of concurrent breakouts, a plenary health equity panel, discussion breakouts on key topics and a closing forum. CHWs (including promotoras/es, CHRs, and MnSURE navigators), employers, educators, providers (health, social services, housing, etc.), local public health, health plans, community-based organizations, voluntary health associations, and all those committed to working for health equity are encouraged to participate.

Click here for the link to instructions about registration