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Forum: The State of Asian Women's Health in Massachusetts
Asian Women for Health presents:
The State of ASIAN WOMEN’S HEALTH in Massachusetts
DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 8am - 3pm
LOCATION: Federal Reserve Building, 600 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA, Harborside 4th Floor, New England Room
COST: FREE; Breakfast and Lunch Included
For event details and to register, go to: macompcancer.org/collaborative-events/
AN EVENT FOR: Policy makers, service providers and community-based organizations who serve Asian women.
EVENT GOAL: To highlight service gaps and needs for Asian women in Massachusetts; to identify three top priorities for program focus; and to provide a venue for stake holder engagement and collaboration.
EMCEE: Mabel S. Lam, Ph.D., President, Massachusetts Psychological Association, Co-Founder of Jasmine Asian Women Giving Circle
KEYNOTES: Marian Mehegan, DDS, MPH, Regional Women’s Health Coordinator, USDHHS OA SH Region I; Chris Chanyasulki, Commissioner, MA Asian American Commission and MA Commission on the Status of Women
SPONSOR: Massachusetts Comprehensive Cancer and Control Program, www.macompcancer.org
Asian American Diabetes Initiative/Joslin Diabetes Center, Asian-American Women’s Sexual Health Initiative Project (AWSHIP)/Boston University, Asian Mental Health Program/Cambridge Health Alliance, Safe Nail Salon Project/
Boston Public Health Commission, Tufts Cancer Center, Southeast Asian Coalition, The Breaking Silences Project, Teen Block/Lowell Community Health Center, Dorchester House, Best Corp.
A downloadable flyer is available below.
- StateOfAsianWomensHealthInMA_Flyer.pdf189 K