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      October 2, 2013

      Wednesday   8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

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      CPHA-N 2013 Fall Meeting & Continuing Education Program: The Future of Food

      CPHA-N Fall Meeting & Continuing Education Program

      Coming soon! Don't miss the special CPHA-N CE Program to explore public health aspects of food ecology and safety on Wednesday, October 2, 2013  8:30am - 4pm.

      Simulcast at two conference sites:

      Oakland - The California Endowment Conference Center
      1111 Broadway, Oakland, CA  94607- 7th Floor

      Sacramento - Drexel University
      1 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814

      Plus optional field trips to farms in Berkeley and Sacramento

      When you register, please choose a conference registration category AND tell us if you're planning to attend either the Berkeley or Sacramento farm field trips.

      ** Transportation to the Farm field trip sites will NOT be provided. Carpooling is recommended. Public transportation is possible from the Oakland site to the Berkeley farm.  Check back for more information.**

      Nursing CEUs are pending, $10 per contact hour, payable on site. CEUs for Registered Dietitians are also pending. CPHA-N is a certified Continuing Education Provider through the California Board of Registered Nursing CEP 4952. CPHA-N is also a registered provider for Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians CA 222.

      Full program schedule appears below. Registration includes continental breakfast and lunch.

      Members receive discounts on their registration for the program. Registration fee for non-members includes complimentary membership through 2014. Very limited number of full student scholarships are available in exchange for two hours of assistance at the meeting. Contact if you are interested.

      California Public Health Association-North Fall Meeting
      The Future of Food:  Sustainability, Access, and Justice

      Simulcast Wednesday, October 2, 2013
      The California Endowment Center, Oakland
      Drexel University, Sacramento

      8:30-9:00                Registration, Continental Breakfast

      9:00-9:10                Welcome   Jacquolyn Duerr, MPH, President, CPHA-N

      9:15-10:45              The True Cost of Food: Impacts on Migrant Farmworkers

      Moderated by Catherine Thomsen, MPH, Director-at-Large, CPHA-N

      9:15-9:35                 Health & Safety Risks

      Marc Schenker, MD, MPH, UC Davis School of Medicine

      9:35-9:55                 Rape in the Fields

      Andres Cediel, UC Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism

      9:55-10:15              Imperatives and Consequences of Migration

      Seth Holmes, MD, PhD, UC Berkeley School of Public Health and Anthropology

      10:15-10:45            Panel Discussion

      10:45-11:15            Sustainable Ecological Farming

      Benjamin Fahrer, Ecological Builder and Farmer, Cornerstone Farm Hub 

      11:15-12:35            Improving Food Access

      Moderated by Lauren Heumann, MCP/MPH, UC Berkeley

      11:15-11:35            Brahm Ahmadi, CEO, People's Community Market

      11:35-11:55            Kathleen Reed, Sustainable Food Program Manager, Kaiser Permanente

      11:55-12:15            Hector Ochoa, Instant Backyard Gardens

      12:15-12:35            Discussion

      12:35-1:30              Lunch

      1:30-1:45                 Meeting Closure and Instructions for Farm Visits: 

      Urban Adamah (Berkeley) and The Farm on Hurley Way (Sacramento)

      ** Transportation not provided. Carpools recommended.**

      Urban Adamah (Berkeley)
      1050 Parker St. Berkeley, CA 94710 / 510 649-1595

      The Farm on Hurley Way (Sacramento)
      3000 Hurley Way, Sacramento, CA 95864

      Jacquolyn Duerr, MPH, President, CPHA-N

      Categories: Other & Miscellaneous

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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