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2016 Latino Health Summit

The Ohio Latino Affairs Commission extends a big thank you to this year's partners, presenters, exhibitors, and participants! ¡Gracias!

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Program & Presentations
2016 Ohio Latino Health Summit "Our ChildrenOur Future"

August 26, 2016 at The MetroHealth System

Block A Breakout Sessions:
Delivering Culturally Competent Care: Highlighting Best Practices at MetroHealth
Dr. Maria Isabel Herran and Ana Velez, MPA, Oscar Hispanic Pediatric Clinic
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Bridging the Communication Gap
Mari Galindo-DaSilva
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Roots of Health, Wings of Wellness: Engaging Youth
in Healthy Lifestyle Management to Counter Pediatric Obesity

Dr. Wasim Saadeh, Susie Akers, RDN, LD and Janeen León, MS, RDN, LD
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Health Disparities among Latinos with Disabilities
Dr. Irene Cihon Dietz and Dr. Lisa Marie Torres
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Block B Breakout Sessions:
The Sexual Health of Adolescents
Dr. Margaret Stager and Elise Ellick

Reaching our Hispanic Children through MetroHealth's School Health Program
Dr. Christine Alexander-Rager and Lisa Ramirez, PhD
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LGBT: Transgender Adolescent Care
Dr. Henry Ng. MPH, FAAP, FACP
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Keynote Address:
Nurturing Bilingual Literacy in Latino Children
Dr. Robert D. Needlman
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Summit Presentation:
The Zika Virus Pandemic: A Lesson in Epidemiology and Global Health
Dr. Adrian Garcia
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Partners


This event is funded by the Ohio Commission on Minority Health.