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Community Advocacy and Violence Prevention Summit

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CTRE Auditorium, Loyola University Health Sciences Campus

2160 South 1st Avenue

Maywood, IL 60153

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A gathering of the Loyola, Proviso, and Chicagoland community to discuss advocacy and strategies to reduce violence in our communities.

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What can we do to address violence in our communities?

This unique solution-based forum will bring together community leaders and professionals across several disciplines for an in-depth exchange of current information on intervention and violence prevention strategies.

Featured address:

Eddie Bocanegra, Senior Director of READI Chicago, a project of Heartland Alliance

Free and open to the public

Agenda:

• 8:00 AM - Registration and breakfast

• 8:30 AM - Featured Address: Eddie Bocanegra, READI Chicago *

• 9:30 AM - Session 1: Jakki Alexander, Illinois Youth Center, Department of Juvenile Justice *

• 10:30 AM - Session 2: Sheela Raja, Associate Professor and Clinical Psychologist, University of Illinois at Chicago

• 11:30 AM - Session 3: Zach Honoroff, University of Chicago Crime Lab

• 12:15 PM - Lunch and Closing Remarks

NEWLY ADDED:

  • 12:30 PM - Stop the Bleed Training - Register HERE to participate in this additional activity held immediately after the summit. SEE Something. DO Something. SAVE a LIFE.

Detailed Agenda to follow

* CME Credit for LUHS Physicians for 8:30 Featured Address & 9:30 Session 1

* Ethics Grand Rounds credit, CCGH Honors Supported Lecture credit

Sponsored by: Loyola Stands Against Gun Violence, Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health, Center for Community and Global Health, Health Sciences Campus Ministry, and Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics

Contact lucgarcia@luc.edu with questions

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