Center for Elimination of Disproportionality and Disparities
Cross Systems Summit
"Achieving Equity Across Systems and Communities for a Healthier Texas"
August 21-22, 2014
The Center for Elimination of Disproportionality and Disparities is hosting it first Cross Systems Summit on August 21-22 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin, 6505 IH-35 North, Austin, Texas, 78752. The theme will be “Achieving Equity Across Systems and Communities for a Healthier Texas.”
This year’s summit will focus on a collaborative approach to addressing inequities in multiple systems and how outcomes in health and human services, social services, education, juvenile justice, housing and other systems affect health and wellbeing. The summit will feature breakout sessions both days and will be a great opportunity to collaborate around methods to address disproportionality and disparities and improve outcomes for communities across Texas. The event is free and open to the public and may be of special interest to community and faith-based representatives, provider organizations, and those who work in health and human services, social services, juvenile justice, education, health and mental health, and housing.
Summit Registration is now open. Registration closes August 8, 2014.
Parking for this event is free
Lodging: Doubletree Hotel
Continuing education credit for multiple disciplines will be provided for this event. Learn more about continuing education opportunities (PDF).
For questions, contact Melonee.Carter@hhsc.state.tx.us.