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Register by Sept. 16 for the 2018 Iowa Cancer Summit

The Iowa Cancer Summit, the state's only comprehensive cancer control conference, will be held in Ankeny, Iowa, on Sept. 24-25, 2018, and students are encouraged to attend! The annual event connects health educators, health professionals, and other cancer and public health advocates to network and exchange best practices in cancer prevention, screening, treatment, and quality of life. This event is a great opportunity for students to network and learn more about how they can get involved with various projects going on right now. Published August 22, 2018

Registration open for Racial Equity Workshop

All are invited to attend a Racial Equity Workshop that delves into how and why racial inequities continue to plague our institutions and limit the potential of our communities and nation. The workshop runs two full days, Sept. 21 and 22, at the College of Public Health Building. There is no fee to attend but pre-registration is required. Published August 22, 2018

Obermann Graduate Institute now accepting applications

The Obermann Graduate Institute is a 3 1/2-day interdisciplinary institute in which UI graduate students from across campus and at any point in their graduate studies explore how public engagement can enhance teaching, research, and creative work. Attend an info session to learn about the institute and ask questions of a former graduate fellow on Friday, Sept. 14 at 9 a.m., Obermann Center library (111 Church St., first floor).  Published August 22, 2018

2019 Iowa Governor’s Conference on Public Health abstracts due Oct. 5

Abstracts are now being accepted for the 2019 Iowa Governor's Conference on Public Health to be held April 23-24, 2019, at the Airport Holiday Inn Des Moines. This is a great opportunity to share your work with over 500 public health professionals and make connections with future colleagues. Submissions are due Oct. 5, 2018. Published August 22, 2018


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