Community-Campus Partnerships as a Strategy for Social Justice: Where We’ve Been & Where We Need to Go
April 18-21, 2012 in Houston, TX USA
Community-Campus Partnerships for Health’s 15th anniversary conference is
designed to nurture a growing network of community-campus partnerships that are
striving to solve our most pressing health, social and economic challenges.
Held at a pivotal time in the history of CCPH and the community-campus partnerships “movement,” the conference promises to be our best yet as hundreds of community members, faculty, staff, students, funders and policy makers from around the world convene for 4 days of skill-building, networking and agenda-setting!
The conference agenda is designed to facilitate opportunities to engage in substantive discussions, gain new knowledge and practical skills, think critically about work and take action individually and collectively.
The conference features dynamic and inspiring plenary presentations, facilitated discussions by peer group and interest area, educational exhibits, community site visits, social justice-focused arts programming and many opportunities for informal networking.
The CCPH annual award for exemplary community-campus partnerships is also presented at the conference.
Call for proposals: http://depts.washington.edu/ccph/conf12-cfp.html
Important dates and deadlines:
|Proposal submission deadline||September 26, 2011
|Presenters notified of decision on proposal||November 2011|
|Deadline for presenters to confirm their participation||December 2011|
|Registration opens||December 2011
|Early bird registration deadline||February 3, 2012|
|Hotel reservation deadline||March 23, 2012|
|Advance registration deadline||April 10, 2012|
For more information see the conference website.