National Public Health Week
April 8, 2015

Tuesday 4/7: Student Networking and Professional Development
– 3:15- 4:00 Professor Panel MET 125
– 4:15-5:00 Second year Panel MET 125
-5:00-7:00 Networking Event hosted by Dr. Oden MET cafe

Wednesday 4/8: Creative Innovation Competition (Submission on OrgSync due by noon tomorrow)
-3:00-5:00 EAD Atrium
-Design a creative innovation over any health topic of interest. Teams can be made up of any student within the Health Science Center. No greater than 4 members per team. A prize will be given to the team with the most creative innovation!

Thursday 4/9:
-Cultural Potluck 3:00-5:00 MET 109-111: Bring a healthy dish from your native country. You will be reimbursed for a portion of your ingredients.

– Keynote Speaker: Rev. Ralph W. Emerson Jr. 5:00-6:00 EAD 108 Hosted by H3 Community Council; Topic- ?It?s not about me? supporting Heathiest Nation 2030

Friday 4/10:

– National Child Prevention Abuse C.A.R.E group from Cook Children?s Medical Center: Take the time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect, and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. Beginning at 12:00 on the MET Lawn.


-Fun Day: Events include inflatable obstacle course, ice cream social, water balloon fight, etc. 12:00-3:30 MET Lawn.

-End of the Year Celebration 5:00-7:00PM Pappasito?s Cantina- All students, faculty, and staff are invited to celebrate everyone?s accomplishments. Student and faculty awards will be distributed at the event. This event is casual. Please RSVP at by Wednesday 4/8 by 5:00PM in order to reserve your tickets. Tickets are free. Hope to see you all there!