Friday, April 22, 2011

4th Annual Public Health in Education Symposium

Healthy Classrooms Symposium 2011

On April 27, 2011, the Healthy Classrooms Foundation will be hosting their 4th annual Healthy Classrooms Symposium. The Healthy Classrooms Foundation is a statewide nonprofit organization that works to bring the ideals and practices of public health to the classroom and community through creative, sustainable initiatives and education.  Again, student initiated and led, it is an inspiring example of how next generation nonprofit leaders are making an impact.

Please consider registering to attend this free Symposium, which draws an audience of over 300 participants.  Below you will find this year’s Keynote Speaker and Program Topics, which will provide you with information that will directly relate to your environment, classroom and student body.

When:  5:00 - 8:30 p.m. on
Wednesday, April 27st, 2011

Where:  Health Sciences Learning Center
750 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53705

Click HERE to register free online!

Keynote Address:
New Math: Rethinking the Teacher’s Role in the Health Care Equation

Martha “Meg” Gaines, JD
UW Law Professor
Founder and Director of The Center For Patient Partnership

Program Topics Include:

  • Diabetes & Exercise – My Triumphant Story
  • Bullying and Victimization: What Adults Can Do
  • Healthy Spaces, Healthy Children
  • Wisconsin’s Obesity Prevention Movement- Get Involved
  • Talking the Talk: How to Address Sexual Health in Middle Schools
  • Working with Parents: How to Sustain a Positive Relationship
  • Ideas into Action: HCF 2010-2011 Grantee Panel
  • Physical Education: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Click HERE to register free online!

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