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2021 REDIRECT Conference

October 20, 2021 | 10:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. MCW_Icons_Make_An_Appointment_Green iCAL

Presented by the Institute for Health & Equity and Department of Family and Community Medicine

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand and evaluate research findings and scholarly frameworks from the REDIRECT project
  • Apply REDIRECT research findings to community action through systems changes and policy advocacy in early childhood education (ECE)
  • Identify ECE needs and questions to create new academic/community research teams and proposals

Conference Schedule:

  • 11 a.m.: Session 1: Laura Cassidy, Sergey Tarima, et al- Prematurity, Evictions, and 3rd Grade Outcomes
  • 12:15 p.m.: Session 2: John Fantuzzo, U-Pennsylvania - Keynote on Actionable Intelligence and Social Policy
  • 1:30 p.m.: Session 3: Staci Young, John Meurer, Fabrice Jotterand- Structural Determinants, Developmental Screening, and Health Equity Framework
  • 2:45 p.m.: Session 4: MKE CARES and Several Pilot Grant Project Reports *Panel discussion and participant Q&A during each session

Event Location

  • Zoom