Healthy Campus Summit

On Friday October 21, 2016, the University of South Carolina will host the annual Healthy Campus Summit, a free, one day conference providing colleges and universities with information, tools and resources for engaging a campus community for the benefit of creating a healthy campus environment.

The theme of this year’s summit will be Building a better future: inclusion, diversity and health equity on campus.  Conference topics and presentations will include:

  • Identifying and mitigating barriers for access to programs, services and healthcare for diverse student populations
  • Fostering a culture that is inclusive for students, faculty, staff and visitors of various backgrounds and demographics
  • Utilizing policies, systems and environmental strategies to create health equity on college campuses

Summit Agenda

Summit Presentations
    BOUT that Life: Bystander Intervention for Communities of Color

    Building an Inclusive Food System as a Strategy to Enhance Health Equity

    Collegiate Recovery Community: Creating an Inclusive Environment for Students in Recovery

    Emotional Support Animals on Campus

Free CHES/MCHES credits may be available.

The 2016 Healthy Campus Summit is hosted by Healthy Campus Initiatives within Student Health Services in support of the campus’ Healthy Carolina vision to create a healthy campus environment through the collaborative development, promotion and assessment of policies, programs, services and initiatives that address all dimensions of wellness for the members of the University of South Carolina campus community.

For more information, call 803-777–1650.

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