April 15, 2020

POSTPONED: Philadelphia Public Health Grand Rounds: Health and Well-Being of Philadelphia’s Children

*Due to on-going concerns surrounding the coronavirus, we have postponed this event. We have decided to take these measures out of an abundance of caution in order to safeguard the well-being of our staff and guests. Please contact with any questions or concerns.

Philadelphia Public Health Grand Rounds

Topic: Health and Well-Being of Philadelphia’s Children

A healthy start in life is the foundation for economic prosperity and a thriving Philadelphia. Ensuring safe and healthy environments for Philadelphia’s children to grow is a top priority for the city. The most recent Public Health Department’s state of the health report provides the backdrop of this Public Health Grand Rounds. A robust discussion on the practices and policies to address trauma, safety, and nutrition will engage partners across the city and provide resources and action steps.   

This event is presented by The Section on Public Health and Preventive Medicine of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia in coordination with Philadelphia Department of Public Health with funding support from the Independence Foundation.


Program Schedule:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Presentations and Q&A
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Reception with light refreshments created by Catering By Design.

Ticket Price:
Registration is free, but all attendees must be pre-registered

Things to Know: 
-Tickets required; limited availability 
-Tickets are transferable, but not refundable. 
-The Mütter Museum will not be open during this event. 
-American Sign Language interpretation is available for any public program, with advance notice. Please contact Meredith Sellers to request sign language interpretation with two weeks notice or for any other accessibility accommodations. 
-By entering the event premises, you consent to photography, audio recording, video recording and its release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, promotional purposes, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by The College of Physicians/The Mütter Museum and its affiliates and representatives.   

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