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ABOUT OUR CONFERENCE

The Familias en Acción 12th Annual Latino Health Equity Conference will be held on June 24th & 25th, 2021

The conference provides a forum to focus on individual and community issues addressing health equity through research, programs, and policies.

2021 Latino Health Equity Conference

12th Annual Latino Health Equity Conference 

Presented by Familias en Acción

12ª Conferencia Anual de Equidad en Salud Latina

Presentado por Familias en Acción

June 24 and 25, 2021

Virtual Conference, Portland - Oregon

 

24 y 24 de Junio de 2021

Conferencia Virtual, Portland - Oregon

Familias en Acción is proud to present our 12th annual Latino Health Equity Conference, “Me cuido, te cuido”. “Me cuido, te cuido”, prioritizes one's health, the health of your partners, and that of the community. This perspective cultivates and promotes values of mutual respect, acceptance, equality and empathy. This year's virtual conference aims to broaden our knowledge and awareness on sexual health, sexuality, and HIV by leveraging the experiences of the Latino community. We will highlight community-driven initiatives that prevent new HIV infections, support Latinos living with HIV, and work towards ending cultural stigmas that impact Latino health.

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Health Professionals and Administrators

  • Community Based Organizations

  • City, County, and State Personnel

  • Public Health Practitioners

  • Local Health Organizations

  • Educators and Researchers

  • Students

  • Traditional Health Workers

OUTREACH

& PARTICIPATION

  • Over 4,300 individuals are reached through Familias en Acción contacts and social media.

  • These individuals represent over 500 organizations.

  • Over 400 individuals attend our conference each year.

  • Our event attracts national and local speakers as well as local politicians to discuss Latino Health Equity.

ACCESSIBILITY

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Familias en Acción seeks to make this conference accessible to all attendees. If you have a disability that requires special accommodations or American Sign Language interpretation, please contact Jaeme Klever at j.klever@familiasenaccion.org or 503-201-9865.

VIRTUAL INFO

The 2021 LHEC will be held online. Presentation links will be available in our conference agenda in Spring of 2021. 

2710 NE 14TH AVENUE

PORTLAND, OREGON 97212

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