Latest Past Events

Amplifying Community Action to Improve Maternal-Child Health Outcomes in New Jersey

Please join us to hear from representatives from the Prematurity Prevention Initiative on their innovative and successful MES Ambassador Program, and how it is expected to significantly impact disparities related to Black maternal health in New Jersey.  Community Providers interested in increasing community engagement will benefit from learning about this model and how it can […]

Shifting Perspectives: Tackling the Opioid Epidemic as a Public Health Crisis

Our panel of experts in the areas of public policy, public health, harm reduction, treatment, and recovery services joined to discuss the need to truly treat the ongoing opioid epidemic as the Public Health Crisis that it is and has been for many years. Following the panelist’s remarks, we will invite our audience to join […]

Merging Science and Safety: Addressing Gun Violence as a Public Health Issue

Rising incidences of gun violence across the country have affected not only the physical and mental health of individuals and families, but also the economic and social stability as well. This epidemic has become more pervasive during the pandemic, and has been especially devastating on communities already reeling from multiple other risk factors, including multiple […]