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7th Annual Children’s Summit
January 23, 2013 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
CHILDREN AT RISK Presents:
THE 7TH ANNUAL CHILDREN’S SUMMIT:
A Global Perspective on Texas’ 83rd Legislative Session
On Wednesday, January 23rd we invite you to attend the 7th Annual Children’s Summit: A Global Perspective on Texas’ 83rd Legislative Session. Community leaders, academic scholars, and local experts will provide an update on the status of our children. Attendees will learn about upcoming legislation initiatives and how Texas’ treatment of children compares worldwide.
Speakers will present on a variety of topics, including:
Education, Scott van Beck, Houston A+ Challenge
Food Insecurity, Brian Greene, Houston Food Bank
Mental Health, Andrea Usanga, Mental Health America of Greater Houston
Medical Access, Dr. Claire Bocchini, Baylor College of Medicine
History of Public Policy for Children, Dr. Chris Greeley, The University of Texas Medical School
Politics of Capitol Hill, Jason Sabo, Frontera Strategy
Tropical Diseases in Texas, Dr. Peter Hotez, Baylor College of Medicine
Where: The United Way of Greater Houston
50 Waugh Drive
When: Wednesday, January 23rd
9:00am – 2:00pm
Admission: $45 per person
Some scholarships are available.
Contact Eliza Horn at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Co-Sponsored by: AIG