Webinars

Our monthly webinars provide data, tools and strategies to build equity into policy and practice. Join host Ericka Burroughs-Girardi and equity experts from across the country to learn about ways to improve health and well-being in your community. Watch live and join the interactive discussion after each webinar. Webinars also available on demand.


July 19, 2022 3pm EDT

Making social connections for community health

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, social isolation has emerged as a public health crisis and deepened health inequities. Webinar participants will learn actionable steps to foster a socially connected community where all residents feel valued, included and safe.  

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June 14, 2022 3pm EDT

Closing the racial wealth gap with innovative solutions

In this webinar, we will examine innovative and bold solutions addressing wealth gaps and learn about an innovative partnership in Rocky Mount, North Carolina creating a wealth-building initiative centered on home ownership.

May 10, 2022 3pm EDT

Why Wealth Matters to Your Health

In this webinar, our panel of experts will discuss how this gap began, why it persists, and why traditional pathways to wealth have not closed the racial wealth gap.

January 18, 2022 3pm EST

Exploring the Connection Between Racial Healing and Health

Racial healing is key in advancing racial and health equity. Join us on this National Day of Racial Healing as we explore the connection between racial healing and health. We will answer questions, such as: What does racial healing look and feel like? And, who needs to be involved?

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December 14, 2021 3pm EST

Broadband: A Super Determinant of Health

In this webinar, we will explore the concept of digital redlining and how this has impacted residents' ability to thrive. We'll also demonstrate how users can identify broadband rates in their counties, and explore innovative strategies used to bridge the digital divide in San Antonio.

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November 16, 2021 3pm EST

Empowering Young People to Create Change

In this webinar, we will explore the power in youth leadership and identify innovative strategies to cultivate it. We'll hear from experts at the Aspen Young Leaders Fellowship, a Mississippi teacher working to address racial inequities, and a high school senior who is the CEO of an international organization rethinking social media use among teens.

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September 28, 2021 3pm EDT

A Dialogue about Poverty in America

Reducing poverty is necessary for a healthy society. In this webinar, we will explore a new County Health Rankings data tool that highlights differences in poverty rates by race in the healthiest counties and have a frank conversation the roots of poverty and strategies to advance equity in all counties.

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