Western Massachusetts Health Equity Summit
October 2, 2014
On October 2, 2014, the first-ever Western MA Health Equity Summit will bring together practitioners and community leaders from across our four counties. We’ll work, learn, and take important steps toward greater health equity in Western MA.
We’ll focus on four topics that affect health equity:
Amanda Maria Navarro, Deputy Director, PolicyLink
A leading health equity and policy expert and former researcher at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Dr. Navarro works with funders and other institutions on strategies to create healthy, equitable communities. As a key staff member in the PolicyLink Center for Health Equity and Place, Dr. Navarro coordinates the Convergence Partnership funders’ collaborative.