'Healthy Community' events planned in May

'Healthy Community' events planned in May




NASHVILLE, Tenn. The Tennessee Department of Health -- in partnership with the Tennessee Public Health Association, the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development and Healthier Tennessee -- will hold one of three afternoon events across the state focusing on collaboration for economically prosperous, livable and healthy communities.  Each event showcases successful multi-sector partnerships that are moving Tennessee forward.

The events -- scheduled for May 6 in Nashville, May 20 in Knoxville and May 26 in Memphis from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. -- will provide networking opportunities in addition to learning opportunities. 

There is no registration fee, and online registration is open now at www.tnpublichealth.org.


About the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance

Founded in 1999, the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance bridges institutions of Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt University. Its mission is to enrich learning and advance clinical research by developing and supporting mutually beneficial partnerships between Meharry Medical College, Vanderbilt University and the communities they serve.