Dear YP-CDN members,
We invite any of you who will be in New York City on September 21st to join us for a unique event on 'The Politics of Prevention', hosted by the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network, the Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, and the Vitality Institute.
The event will feature a discussion of “behind-the-scenes” factors impacting how stakeholders address non-communicable diseases (NCDs), approaches to encourage investment in NCD prevention, and scalable and effective strategies to stem the rising threat of NCDs. Following the main event, which will take place from 6-8 pm EST at the Columbia Mailman School, there will be a chance to network and converse with participants and panelists.
Dr. Linda Fried (Dean, Mailman School of Public Health)
*Dr. Sonia Angell (Deputy Commissioner for Prevention and Primary Care, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene)
*Dr. Sandeep Kishore (President, Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network)
*Dr. Derek Yach (Chief Health Officer, The Vitality Group)
Event invitation with further details is attached.
If you wish to attend, please RSVP in advance at the following link:
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All the best,
Executive Director, YP-CDN
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