Healthy and Equitable World

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

4pm to 8:45pm @ The SRB

The UCGHI Planetary Health Center of Expertise and friends are pleased to invite you to join us Tuesday (May 28th), from 4PM to 9PM, for our inaugural UC Healthy and Equitable World Festival. We will learn about careers in health and equity, how local organizations are addressing these challenges and opportunities to get involved, and participate in a thought provoking workshop on reproductive justice.

Win prizes through a scavenger hunt and raffles. Enjoy a free, vegan dinner. Meet campus and community members addressing local and global health and equity challenges. Learn how we can all make a difference through our careers and our choices.

Below you will find information about each activity at the event. Please register here to let us know what you plan to attend.

It is especially important to let us know if you plan to join us for dinner.

4PM to 5:30PM

Careers in Health and Equity PAnel

Panelists: Paulina Ospina (Direct Relief), Dr. Jason Prystowsky (Doctors Without Walls and UCSB), Dr. Melissa Smith (UCSB), Dr. Patricia Conrad (UCD), TBA.

5:30PM to 7PM

Tabling by Health & Equity Groups

A buffet style, vegan dinner will be served.

7:00PM to 8:45PM

Workshop on Reproductive Justice

Choose Your Own Adventure, led by Ellecse Logan and UCSB student ambassadors of UCGHI's Women's Health Gender and Empowerment Center of Expertise.

Invited speaker: Professor Zakiya Luna, UCSB Department of Sociology.