Prevention Institute (PI) looks forward to seeing colleagues new and old at the annual APHA conference in Denver Oct. 29 to Nov. 2, 2016. We’re hosting and participating in several panel discussions, a book signing, a reception, and more, as outlined below.


Location: Colorado Convention Center and the Hyatt Regency Denver 

**Find information about Prevention Institute at our booth #1326 in the exhibit hall**


Sunday, October 30

Larry Cohen’s Prevention Diaries Book Signing
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Exhibit Hall, Booth 1800, APHA Press/Everything APHA

Monday, October 31

Larry Cohen talk: Innovations to Reduce Chronic Disease and Injury: Improving Environments through Policy & System Changes
Part of SOPHE session: CDC 6/18 Initiative: Making the Case for Health Education Specialists as an Integral Component of Value-Based Care
Larry’s talk: 8:50AM – 9:10AM. Full session: 8:30AM – 10:00AM
Location: Colorado Convention Center - 112

Rachel Davis talk: Addressing the Links among Multiple Forms of Violence: A Focus on Safety from Cradle to Community
Part of panel session moderated by Sheila Savannah, Cradle to Community: Connecting the Dots among Multiple Forms of Violence
Rachel’s talk: 10:30AM – 10:50AM. Full session: 10:30AM – 12:00PM
Location: Colorado Convention Center - 303

Sheila Savannah hosts panel discussion on Making Connections Among Men and Boys: Understanding and Addressing Adverse Community Experiences and Resilience
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Location: Colorado Convention Center - 506

Reception: Prevention Institute’s Making Connections for Mental Health and Wellbeing. All PI staff at APHA in attendance, along with Movember representatives and community partners
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Colorado Convention Center – Mile High Ballroom 2A

Wednesday, November 2

PI Partner Berkeley Media Studies Group talk with Q&A by Rachel Davis: Shifting the discourse towards prevention: An analysis of community violence in California news coverage
Part of panel session: Media News Coverage of Health and Risk
BMSG talk: 8:30AM – 8:45AM. Full session 8:30AM – 10:00AM
Location: Colorado Convention Center - 106

Rachel Davis talk: Countering the Production of Health Inequity: An Emerging Systems Framework to Achieve an Equitable Culture of Health
Part of panel session: Reframing Health Equity: New Opportunities for Research and Action
Rachel’s talk: 1:00 – 1:15PM. Full session, 12:30 PM – 2:00PM
Location: Colorado Convention Center – Mile High Ballroom 2A