Connecting to Transform Communities: Stakeholders in Health and Wellness

Join us in Minneapolis on November 16 and 17, 2015, as we come together to improve the health and wellbeing of our communities. At the third annual Connecting to Transform Communities Conference, we will showcase successful collaborations that improve population health for all, explore nontraditional approaches to mobilize and transform communities, and discuss strategies to create a sustainable culture of health. Come to the Connecting conference to hear from a diverse and innovative group of speakers and panelists, and to strengthen your professional skills and networks to achieve success in your own community.

Download full conference agenda here.


 

Event Focus

An estimated 80 percent of health is determined by factors outside of the healthcare system. Improving population health depends on networks that extend beyond the clinic walls. This new era demands new approaches. Join us as we connect to transform communities to improve health and wellbeing.

Target Audience

Stakeholders in health and wellness, including community, health care and business leaders, program staff and others interested in improving community health.

Objectives

  • Showcase successful and diverse collaborations that improve population health for all.
  • Explore nontraditional innovative approaches to mobilize and transform communities.
  • Discuss strategies to create a sustainable culture of health: Shifting values; changing policy, systems and the environment; creating new narratives; and demonstrating impact.
  • Strengthen attendees’ professional skills and networks to enhance their success in facing real-world challenges.