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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
Houston 77007

When:  Wednesday, January 23rd
9:00am – 2:00pm

Admission: $45 per person

Register here

Some scholarships are available.
Contact Eliza Horn at ehorn@childrenatrisk.org for more information. 

Co-Sponsored by: AIG

Details

Date:
January 23, 2013
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Venue

United Way
50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007 United States

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