Events Calendar2022-03-24T14:12:04-04:00
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
Aug
25
Thu
2022
2022 InJAC Asthma Summit: Highlighting Strategies to Improve Asthma Control, Prevention and Treatment
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Register here: https://go.iu.edu/4ijx

This free virtual 4 hour event will provide participants with strategies for asthma, prevention and treatment from both clinical and lay person standpoints. The summit will provide information and resources on health literacy in addition to how to control asthma from the social perspectives of environment, financial status and mental health. Support for asthma sufferers in a variety of settings will be provided as well.

Aug
30
Tue
2022
An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
Aug 30 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 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.

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

Register Here!

Brought to you by Connections IN Health and the Indiana Joint Asthma Coalition…Humor is a vital resource! In this one hour workshop participants will learn about humor as a tool to manage stress, the neurobiological and physical benefits of laughter and humor and practice laughing!

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

Register Here!

Brought to you by Connections IN Health and the Indiana Joint Asthma Coalition…Humor is a vital resource! In this one hour workshop participants will learn about humor as a tool to manage stress, the neurobiological and physical benefits of laughter and humor and practice laughing!

Aug
25
Thu
2022
2022 InJAC Asthma Summit: Highlighting Strategies to Improve Asthma Control, Prevention and Treatment
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Register here: https://go.iu.edu/4ijx

This free virtual 4 hour event will provide participants with strategies for asthma, prevention and treatment from both clinical and lay person standpoints. The summit will provide information and resources on health literacy in addition to how to control asthma from the social perspectives of environment, financial status and mental health. Support for asthma sufferers in a variety of settings will be provided as well.

Aug
30
Tue
2022
An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
Aug 30 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 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.

Nov
17
Thu
2022
Connections IN Health Regional Roadshow- Vermillion County
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Register Here!

Join Connections IN Health to learn more about how Vermillion County has been addressing local health challenges! There will also be a speaker that will be announced soon. Feel free to register now to save the space in your calendar.

Apr
1
Sat
2023
April is National Minority Health Month
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day

April is National Minority Health month! Learn how to build awareness around the disproportionate burden of premature deaths among people from racial and ethnic minority groups. Learn how to encourage action in your community through early detection and health education:

https://www.nimhd.nih.gov/programs/edu-training/nmhm/
https://www.nichq.org/resource/national-minority-health-month-social-media-resources

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