Agenda

All times are Pacific Daylight Time (PDT).
Day 1
01 Oct 2020
Day 2
02 Oct 2020
Day 3
03 Oct 2020

Welcome*

The first session of the Eighteenth Annual Promotoras and Community Workers Conference will give us the opportunity to hear from our special guests and the sponsors who have invested their...
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Verne Brizendine
Trenae Simpson
Denise Campos
Arturo Vargas
Melinda Cordero-Bárzaga
Maria Lemus
Maria Lemus

Welcome Reception

Join us for this virtual event where we will celebrate adding our promotor essence. Like every year we will have a program showcasing different talents and live music with a...
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Opening Plenary: The COVID-19 Pandemic: From Inequity to Social Justice*

The pandemic caused by COVID-19 has uncovered major gaps in our systems of care, which have disproportionately affected our most vulnerable communities. Learn how these social factors influence, how they...
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Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, MD, PhD

Ceremony and Celebration

Be part of our celebration in honor of promotores and their work within the community enlivened by Cindy Shea’s El Mariachi Divas. Visión and Compromiso will be awarding the Corazon...
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Cindy Shea’s El Mariachi Divas

Physical Activity

The Circulo de Bailoterapia is a program composed of Community Instructors that supports the integral well-being of the community by means of physical activity, themes of health and nutrition and...
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Panel: Achieving Social Justice Requires an Individual Transformation*

Many social factors affect the health of each individual and the call to action from this plenary will invite us to think globally and act individually to create innovative collaborative...
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Silvia Ortega
Erin Mooney
Xochitl Castaneda, PhD
Melinda Cordero-Bárzaga

Closing Ceremony

Join us and our special guests as we close this historic virtual event listening to these extraordinary leaders’ vision for the future of all promotores and grassroots community workers.