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​Prioritizing Nutrition Security: Cooperative Extension's Framework for Health Equity and Well-Being

Learn about the latest updates to the Cooperative Extension’s National Framework for Health Equity and Well-Being on Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 3 to 4:30 pm EST (2 to 3:30 pm CST). The virtual session will be led by the Framework authors and attendees are highly encouraged to ask questions and provide feedback during the live Q&A segment and the virtual breakout sessions. This event is the sixth installment of NIFA’s new monthly Nutrition Security Webinar Series.
 
Click here to register in advance. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with details on how to join the live session. If you have any questions or comments, please email Sheila Fleischhacker at sheila.fleischhacker@usda.gov.
 
Date/Time Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 3:00 to 4:30 pm EST (2:00 to 3:30 pm CST)
Webinar Title

Prioritizing Nutrition Security: Cooperative Extension’s National Framework for Health Equity and Well-Being

Description This session will provide an overview of the Cooperative Extension’s National Framework for Health Equity and Well-Being and discuss initial strategies to implementation. Attendees are highly encouraged to ask questions and provide feedback during the live Q&A segment and the virtual breakout sessions.
Intended Audience NIFA stakeholders including academics, practitioners, and decision makers working to
Registration Link Register in advance: https://www.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_Kk4wHoPgSqaOhOrywFJnhw
Moderator Suzanne Stuka, PhD, RDN, NIFA Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition Deputy Director
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Webinar Team
  • Faith Peppers, NIFA Director of Communications
  • Cassandra Huey, PhD, NIFA Program Specialist, Division of Community and Education, Institute of Youth, Family and Community and NIFA Nutrition Security Team Executive Secretary
  • Danielle Farley, MS, NIFA Social Science Specialist, Division of Animal Systems, Institute of Food Production and Sustainability
  • Sheila Fleischhacker, PhD, JD, RDN, NIFA National Science Liaison - Nutrition and Food Safety and NIFA Nutrition Security Team Lead
  • Amber Gellert, MA, NIFA Program Assistant, Division of Community and Education, Institute of Youth, Family, and Community
  • Lydia Kaume, PhD, RDN, NIFA National Program Leader in the Division of Nutrition, Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition
  • Stephanie Morriss, PhD, NIFA Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition Date Analyst
Breakout Sessions Room 1: Advance health equity as a core system value
 
Room 2: Utilize community assessment processes that integrate data science and resident voice to identify and address health inequalities with greater precision
 
Room 3: Invest in success and visibility of Extension’s health-related professionals, programs, and initiatives
 
Room 4: Establish partnerships with academic units, government agencies, corporations, nonprofit organizations, and foundations that share a commitment to reducing or eliminating health inequalities
 
Room 5: Utilize a community development approach to advance the work of coalitions focused on influencing the social determinants of health
Post-Webinar Materials The video recording, slide deck, and other resources will be provided on the series webpage.
Reasonable Accommodations If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this webinar, please contact Jessica Creighton, Senior Equal Opportunity Specialist, at Jessica.creighton@usda.gov or (816) 266-6947 no later than Monday, January 24th at 5:00 pm EST. Language access services, such as interpretation or translation of vital information, will be provided free of charge to limited English proficient individuals upon request.
Continuing Education Credits Pending approval for each webinar in this series, Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be offered through the Commission on Dietetics Registration.
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