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 The 2016 conference is designed to help communities and campuses
gain a better understanding of health inequities and
effective partnering strategies to overcome inequities.  
Join us by registering TODAY!

2016 Keynote Speaker

Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD
President, American Public Health Association

Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD, is research director on social determinants of health and equity in the Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Dr. Jones received her B.A. degree (Molecular Biology) from Wellesley College, her M.D. from the Stanford University School of Medicine, and both her MPH and PhD (Epidemiology) degrees from the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health. She also completed residency training in general preventive medicine (Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland) and in family practice (Residency Program in Social Medicine, Bronx, New York). (Learn More...)

 Conference Goals

  • Sharpen community-campus partnerships’ and conference participants’ understanding of the present historical moment and the root causes of health, social, racial and economic inequities.
  • Reflect on the potential for partnerships to make change and work toward social and racial justice.
  • Provide an inclusive and dynamic forum to network, share information and build skills. 
  • Build the capacity of communities and institutions to engage in authentic partnerships. 
  • Transform the community-campus partnerships movement by connecting people, partnerships and networks from around the world. 
  • Shape the program and policy agendas and responses of CCPH and co-sponsoring organizations to move us from injustice to the justice.

Conference Objectives

  • Provide participants with a deepened understanding of how partnerships can transform people, communities, institutions, policies and systems. 
  • Reflect on why and how they engage in community-campus partnerships. 
  • Commit to concrete and specific actions they will take upon returning home. 
  • Build connections, share ideas and establish a peer group for continued learning. 
  • Create momentum for and subsequent action through partnerships, policies and entities working to address the root causes of health, social, racial and economic inequities.

Conference Contacts

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 please contact Shelly Tolo at 206-962-0012 or

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Early Bird Registration ends on February 12th!