One Georgia: Advancing Health Equity Amidst a New Normal

From Bench to Bedside to Curbside: Closing Health Equity Gaps Means All Hands on Deck

Thursday, April 1 - Friday, April 2, 2021

Our 5th biennial forum celebrates translational research collaborations & partnerships.

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Welcomes Forum Attendees


The Agenda includes:

  • Challenges and Potential for Improving Health Equity with Digital Health – Dr. Robert Califf, former FDA Commissioner, now Head of Clinical Policy and Strategy for Verily, Google Health
  • Dismantling Racism to Reach Health Equity – Dr. Camara P. Jones
  • Engaging Policymakers Early to Improve Health – Senator Freddie Sims of Albany, Representative Kim Schofield of SE metro Atlanta, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, and former Rome Mayor Bill Collins
  • Academic Researchers, Clinicians, and Community-Based Organizations Join to Improve Community Health
  • Empowering Community Health Workers to Be Bridge Builders
  • Nutrition challenges during COVID-19
  • Finding Funding for Your Projects Through Foundation Sources

Intended audience: Community-based organizations and neighborhood residents, academic researchers, public health/community health practitioners, clinicians, policymakers, students, and trainees.


Georgia CTSA Community Engagement