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Healthy People on a Healthy Planet Conference
September 27, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
An interdisciplinary global health conference with a community nursing lens, on local and global projects related to the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals
UWM School of Continuing Education Downtown Conference Center
161 W. Wisconsin Avenue, 7th floor
Conference Registration: $100 (includes lunch)
Reduced rate for students: $25 (includes lunch)
Students are encouraged to participate!
Keynote address by Dr. Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu. Author of the new book, Cultural Safety, Healthcare and Vulnerable Populations, Dr. Mkandawire-Valhmu is an associate professor in the College of Nursing, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her areas of research and expertise include violence in the lives of women in Southern Africa, health care of immigrants and refugees, community health nursing, and utilization and application of feminist methodology particularly in research with women living in low-income communities.
Welcome by Wisconsin Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes, advocate for environmental justice and social reform.
Questions? Contact Anne Dressel at firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional UWM Sponsors
Center for International Education
Institute of World Affairs
Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health
Urban Studies Program
Helen Bader School of Social Welfare
Women’s & Gender Studies