Successful Pathways to Education, Health, and Well-Being
The Role of a Community Health Center Mary’s Center, a community health center marking its 30th anniversary, invites you to a symposium on the central role of community health centers and the well-being of communities. The symposium will highlight the roles community health centers can play in the lives of underresourced people and places by delivering much-needed health care services and accelerating social and economic well-being. Drawing on recent research done by the Urban Institute and the National Institutes of Health for Mary’s Center, this panel discussion will also include insights from local practitioners and clients of Mary’s Center, as well as regional and national policymakers and leaders. Speakers Include: Stuart M. Butler, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution; Chairman of the Board, Mary’s Center Martha M. Galvez, Senior Research Associate, Urban Institute Maria S. Gomez, President and CEO, Mary’s Center Rafael López, Managing Director, Health and Public Service, North America, Accenture Ninet Sinaii, Epidemiologist, National Institutes of Health Sarah Rosen Wartell, President, Urban Institute Registration and breakfast will be available at 8:30 a.m. and the program will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. Please contact Paige Warner at PWarner@maryscenter.org or202-847-4208 with questions regarding this event.