RAISING THE BAR:
Healing Our Community Across Generations
SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 2012
9am – 5pm
San Francisco State University, Cesar Chavez Students Center
1600 Halloway Avenue,
Keynote Speaker: Shawn Ginwright, Ph.D., Author, Black Youth Rising, Beyond Resistance
Discussion: Public Health Policy in the Black Community
Workshops and Panel Discussions
Mass Incarceration: Is This “Really” the New Jim Crow?
Financial Stree and Physical Health
“Speak on It”-a Youth Workshop on Ways to Combat Trauma
The Impact of Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome
Do You “Really” Understand What Your Doctor Is Saying To You?
Are You Tired of Seeing the Air You Breathe?
Liberating the Modern Diet/Enslavement of Black Eyed Peas: What’s Happened to the Nutrition in Our Food
HIV/AIDS: Facts, Reality and Myths
Mental Health, Poverty and Social Capital: Trends and Opportunities
For more details visit: www.bcoa.org
To RSVP for conference & lunch accommodations: 415 615 9945 x115 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Conference Registration is FREE and includes a light breakfast & lunch