View the third recorded webinar of the Building Health Equity Webinar series, Health Equity Practice Among Today’s Youth via Zoom. This webinar featured Frederick Newell from Dream City Iowa and Talia Meidlinger from the United Action for Youth, moderated by Tricia Kitzmann, an experienced governmental and local public health professional from the University of Iowa College of Public Health.

We discussed youth organizations’ perceptions of health equity, what issues stand out in local communities, and what health departments can do to engage youth organizations and support their vision. The session concluded with time for an open conversation.

Objectives

  1. Discuss perceptions of health equity related to youth populations.
  2. Learn about youth equity issues that stand out in local communities.
  3. Explore what health departments can do to engage youth and youth organizations.

Our Speakers

Frederick Newell, Founder and Executive Director of Dream City Iowa | Email: fnewell@dreamcityia.org
Talia Meidlinger, Director of Intervention Programs at United Action for Youth | Email: Talia.Meidlinger@unitedactionforyouth.org

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View the recorded webinar:

Transcript coming soon.