For our August CHAT (8/8/17), we have the Medical Director of Reach out and Read, and Med-Peds physician Nathan Chomilo speaking on Literacy and Health.
Join us on Tuesday, June 13th to hear photographer Wing Young Huie give a talk called Photographing Thousands of Strangers: Art as Social Therapy
Join us on May 9th to hear MiaLisa McFarland Millares and Kaitlyn Gathje of Community Mediation and Restorative Services speak. Food is provided!
Join us this month to hear Princess Titus speak on Food as a tool for Health, Wealth, and Social Justice.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with us this year by attending February’s CHAT! The subject this month is: The Achievement Gap & Social Determinants of Health, and our speaker is Jaton White of Northside Achievement Zone. White will talk about how health influences the disproportionate gaps we face today.
This month, we will be showing the film Unnatural Causes: Place Matters, which attempts to answer the question: why is your street address such a good predictor of your health?
Join us Tuesday, December 13th, from 6-7pm in North Minneapolis at the Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC) for another in our monthly series Community Health and Advocacy Talks (CHAT)! This month, our featured speakers will be Anne Yoder and Alex Gits, MD on the topic of why the purchase age for tobacco should be raised to 21.
CHAT is a monthly series of talks on matters important in health and healthcare delivery, presented by the University of Minnesota North Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program. CHATs are open to the public and held in the evenings on the second Tuesday of every month at the UROC (Urban Research and Outreach Center) – 2001 North Plymouth Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55411.
If you’re concerned about public health and the social determinants of health – please join us!
Each CHAT session consists of:
- 5:30 – 6 pm – light dinner/snacks, meet & greet
- 6 – 7 pm – presentation & discussion
- 7-7:30 pm – networking
RSVP recommended (but not required) to firstname.lastname@example.org.