Promising Partnerships: UofM Faculty and Local Healthcare Providers Discuss Collaborations that Serve our Community

Date: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 5:30 pm
Location: Community Health Building on the Park Avenue Campus

The UofM Child Development ACE (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Awareness Project"

Description: Presentation to the UofM Health Care Research Journal Club by Investigators of Projects Funded by the Urban Child Institute and the ACE Awareness Foundation
Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 11:30 am
Location: Fogelman College of Business and Economics, Rm 381 on the University of Memphis Main Campus
RSVP to Janis Lamar at by Thursday, October 20, 2016

Read for the Record Day

Description: Organized by Jumpstart, a national early education organization serving preschool children in low-income neighborhoods
Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016 (time to be determined)
Location: Caterpillars to Butterflies Optional Preschool, 5197 Sea Isle Road, Memphis, TN 38117

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Description: The Men's March to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violence and is hosed by the Memphis Area Women's Council and sponsored by HEALS at the University of Memphis
Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 5:30 pm
Location: W.C. Handy Park on Beale St

Helping Children Thrive: ACE (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Conference

Description: Providing ACE Awareness for Caregivers and Community Partners
Date: March 24-25, 2017 (tentative)


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