This grant will support the Sixth National Community Care Network Conference entitled, "Beyond the Barriers: Building Innovative Networks of Care." Health Research and Educational Trust (HRET) will host the conference to be held November 2-4, 2000, in Denver, Colorado. The purpose of the conference is to create a forum for exchange among leaders and advocates who are committed to studying and building community capacity and initiating health system change. The conference will include four 90-minute sessions addressing access to care, a workshop designed to help community activists learn how public policy is formed, and a keynote panel on disparity in health status. In addition, there will be several concurrent and breakout sessions. Conference presentations will be available electronically via the World Wide Web and lessons learned from the conference will be included in future health-related publications.
Amount Awarded $50,000.00
Awarded on: 8/21/2000
Time frame: 9/1/2000 - 11/30/2000
Grant Number: 39580