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CELEBRATE BUILDING SMALL TOWNS, HEALTHY PLACES

Vermont Health Equity and Community-Led Design Technical Assistance (TA) Pilot Program Symposium

Virtual

Part 2

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 • 9:00 – 11:00am ET

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 • 9:00 – 11:00am ET

Join us to continue celebrating the Vermont Healthy Communities Technical Assistance Pilot Project in Part 2 of the Virtual Symposium. We will convene to share lessons learned on this journey to community-led placemaking and health equity in Vermont. as well as the virtual technical assistance toolbox that will assist communities sustain their efforts. The keynote speech will be delivered by Charles T. Brown of Equitable Cities LLC.

Registration is now open to Vermont Communities who have received TA through the pilot program, Health Equity Ambassadors, Vermont Regional Planning Commissions, and Vermont Department of Health and Department of Housing and Community Development representatives and partners.

Keynote Speaker

Charles T. Brown is the founder and principal of Equitable Cities, a minority- and veteran-owned urban planning, public policy and research firm focused at the intersection of transportation, health and equity.

Part 2 Agenda
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

9:00am – Welcome and Introductions
Suzanne Kelley, Vermont Department of Health

9:10am – Keynote: Health Equity and the Built Environment
Charles T. Brown, Equitable Cities LLC

10:00am – Resource Toolbox
Xavier Lofton, Equitable Cities LLC

10:40am – Resource Toolbox
Dr. Melicent R. Miller, Health Forward LLC

10:55am – Thank You and Conclusion
Suzanne Kelley, Vermont Department of Health
Richard Amore, Department of Housing and Community Development

11:00 am – Adjournment