Past Events

WHEN: April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
WHEN: April 26, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
WHERE: Shriners Hospital, 516 Carew Street, Springfield, MA

Details to follow.

WHEN: April 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
WHERE: UMass Amherst, Amherst Room

This symposium will include a keynote by EPA Epidemiologist Danelle T. Lobdell, Ph.D., M.S., from the EPA’s National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, along with local and state panelists.

PVAC Director Sarita Hudson and Jesse Lederman from Arise will speak on a panel about local environmental justice efforts.

WHEN: April 18, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
WHERE: Brightwood Library Community Room, 359 Plainfield Street, Springfield, MA
WHEN: April 13, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
WHERE: Rebecca Johnson, 55 Catharine Street, Springfield, MA
WHEN: April 5, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
WHERE: UMass Center at Springfield, 1500 Main Street, Springfield, MA

Come join Partners for a Healthier Community, Western MA Health Equity Network, MA Public Health Association, and many others on a dialog about Critical Resources for Community Health:  The State of Hospital Community Benefit in Massachusetts.  A panel discussion will be held sharing data and recommendations from a report released in October 2016, analyzing hospital community benefit...

WHEN: April 3, 2017 - 10:00am to April 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
WHERE: Springfield City Hall, Room 220

Harold Cox, MSSW, the Associate Dean for Public Health Practices and Associate Professor of Community Health Sciences from Boston University will be a guest speaker.


WHEN: March 31, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
WHERE: Baystate Franklin Medical Center, Greenfield, MA

Join public health and healthcare leaders and local legislators for the release of the 2016 County Health Rankings data on Franklin County and the publication of the region’s first Coordinated Health Improvement Plan.

Release of the 2017 National County Health Rankings data on Franklin County — how does our region measure up? Release of the Coordinated Community Health Improvement Plan (...
WHEN: March 31, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
WHERE: Municipal Office Building, 26 Central Street, West Springfield, MA 01089

Please join us for the release and presentation of the Hampden County community-wide Health Improvement Plan (CHIP).  Space is limited! Register now. 

WHEN: February 22, 2017 - 11:30am
WHERE: Bishop Marshall Center at St. Michael's Cathedral

The Springfield Food Policy Council and the Massachusetts Public Health Association invite you to come learn about public policy at two free events in February and March.