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Register today for Better Health's FIRST Summit County Learning Collaborative
We're excited to bring our first Learning Collaborative to Summit County on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, bringing new insights to our collaborative work. We're pleased to have secured Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro and Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan as keynote speakers as well as featuring sessions on Hub Pathways model, opiate taskforce, the use of public data and geographic information systems (GIS) and health care workforce development.
REGISTER NOW to secure your seat.

Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood now available
October 5, 2017
The Central Neighborhood is characterized by deep, multi-generational poverty, with 82% of children living in extreme poverty. Families living there face social, educational and health challenges. The Promise initiative uses a community-building approach to transform educational and developmental outcomes of the neighborhood’s children. The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is lead convener of the program, which began in 2009.

Learning Collaborative presentations and photos now available
September 20, 2017
Access select presentations from our Fall 2017 Learning Collaborative "The role of primary care, business and the community in emerging health crises." Topics include childhood obesity, infant mortality, Better Health's update on adults with chronic conditions as well as the keynote on interventions to improve health and reduce costs in clinical and community settings by Von Nguyen, MD, MPH, Acting Assoc. Director for Policy Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention. View the presentations and select pictures from the day here.

NOV 14
Summit County Learning Collaborative
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