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Promoting Healthy Behaviors and Personal Responsibility: Politics, Perceptions and Health

October 2, 2019

When: October 2, 2019; 9:30am - 2:30pm (Registration begins at 9:00am)

Location: Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center; 2201 Fred Taylor Drive; Columbus, OH 43210

About: In Ohio and across the country, there is growing interest in encouraging healthy behaviors and promoting personal responsibility to improve health. This forum will explore the role policymakers and others can play in engaging people in their own health. 

Speakers will address diverse perspectives on the issue, how community conditions impact our health choices and potential policy implications in Ohio. Speakers include:
  • Joan Alker, Executive Director/Co-Founder, Center for Children and Families, Research Professor, Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy
  • Dr. Bruce Rogen, Chief Medical Officer, Cleveland Clinic Employee Health Plan
  • Dr. Megan Amaya, Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing, Director of Health Promotion and Wellness, Ohio State University College of Nursing
  • And more to be announced!
Sponsor: Health Policy Institute of Ohio
Cost: The general attendance fee is $65. For additional fee options, please see the registration page. Lunch will be served; please email Alana Clark-Kirk ( with dietary restrictions.
For more information, go here.