Transdisciplinary Areas of ExcellenceSustainable Communities

Events of interest

Conferences, speakers and other events of interest to the Sustainable Communities Transdisciplinary Area of Excellence

Past events

April 10-11, 2014Implications of Hydraulic Fracturing for Creating Sustainable Communities - a SUNY Conversations in the Disciplines Conference

April 10, 2014 - Health Equity Conference focused on vulnerable populations

The keynote address – Health Equity: Protecting vulnerable populations – will be given by Dr. Cheryl Easley and Dr. Carol Easley Allen. Additional topics include:

     • The Affordable Care Act and vulnerable populations
     • Power for the People: Examining energy insecurity as a hidden dimension of risk among vulnerable populations
     • Confronting inequities associated with teen pregnancy and parenting: The Federal Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program
     • Using GIS to address nutritional health inequities

Nov. 2, 2013Fall 2013 Conference Program (pdf, 1.5mb)

Last Updated: 4/17/14