Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance – Get Involved2022-04-13T06:57:21-04:00

Get Involved

The Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance meets bi-monthly on the second Tuesday of every other month from 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST.

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May
26
Thu
2022
Fireside Chat and Luncheon with Dr. Jerome Adams: an Open Conversation about Health Equity @ Ivy Tech Community College
May 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Register Here! Join the Cardiovascular and Diabetes Coalition of Indiana for lunch provided by Ivy Tech and enjoy an insightful discussion with Dr. Jerome Adams about all things health equity. Center for Health Equity and Innovation (CHEqI) director, Jasmine Gonzalvo, will be speaking with former US Surgeon General and current Executive Director of Purdue’s Health Equity Initiatives, Dr. Jerome Adams, about the systemic constructs that have brought us to this point, and what comes next for a more equitable and sustainable health environment. Lunch is free, admission is free, and there will be a photo opportunity with Dr. Adams following the discussion. In-person attendance is encouraged, zoom option is available.
Aug
12
Fri
2022
Humor for Your Health!
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Aug
15
Mon
2022
BaFa’ BaFa’ In Person Cultural Simulation- Taylor University @ Taylor University
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Registration coming soon! Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance members are invited to participate and invite a friend. This will be an in person only event, held at Taylor University. In BaFa’ BaFa’ participants come to understand the powerful effects that culture plays in every person’s life by experiencing it themselves. It may be used to help participants prepare for living and working in another culture or to learn how to work with people from other departments, disciplines, genders, races, and ages. BaFa’ BaFa’ initiates immediate, personal change. This simulation makes participants personally aware of the issues around diversity, inclusion and cultural awareness. Participants feel the alienation and confusion that comes from being different. BaFa’ BaFa’ shakes participants out of thinking in stereotypes of anyone who is different. They learn the value of all faces in the workplace in a safe, stimulating environment.
Aug
16
Tue
2022
BaFa’ BaFa’ In Person Cultural Simulation- Hendricks County
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Registration coming soon! Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance members are invited to participate and invite a friend. This will be an in person only event, held in the Hendricks County area. In BaFa’ BaFa’ participants come to understand the powerful effects that culture plays in every person’s life by experiencing it themselves. It may be used to help participants prepare for living and working in another culture or to learn how to work with people from other departments, disciplines, genders, races, and ages. BaFa’ BaFa’ initiates immediate, personal change. This simulation makes participants personally aware of the issues around diversity, inclusion and cultural awareness. Participants feel the alienation and confusion that comes from being different. BaFa’ BaFa’ shakes participants out of thinking in stereotypes of anyone who is different. They learn the value of all faces in the workplace in a safe, stimulating environment.
Aug
19
Fri
2022
An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register here! Brought to you by the Connections IN Health Indiana Joint Asthma Coalition, motivational interviewing is an evidence-based communication skill that utilizes a person-centered focus with a particular aim of eliciting language that is supportive of change. This session is intended to introduce the concept of MI and potentially invite interest in future learning.
Aug
22
Mon
2022
Humor for Your Health!
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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