Minority Health Month Events

APRIL 26, 2017

Clinical Management of Sexually Transmitted Infections: Update 2017 
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
OSU Fawcett Center at The Ohio State University
2400 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus
Presentations on human trafficking, syphilis and other
STI data, implicit bias, dermatologic presentations of
STIs and more. Registration is required.
Sponsored by: Columbus Public Health

More information: 614.645.5629

APRIL 27, 2017

H2Co Violence Intervention Program
6-8 p.m.
LeaderSpark, Inc. - 1336 E. Main St., Columbus
Enriching and culturally competent training and
networking opportunity for youth, volunteers and
professionals.
Sponsored by: LeaderSpark, Inc.
More information: 614.323.8911


APRIL 28, 2017

Cardiovascular and Diabetes Risk in Asians
3-5 p.m.
Dublin Entrepreneurial Center
565 Metro Place S.-Suite 300, Dublin
Health awareness and prevention of cardiovascular
disease and diabetes presented by medical and
nutrition experts.
Sponsored by: Ohio Asian American Health Coalition
More information: 614.366.8214

How to Navigate the American Health System
1-4 p.m.
Our Lady of Guadalupe Center
441 Industry Dr., Columbus
Workshop will cover the use of services, knowing your
rights, preventive care and checks-ups.
Sponsored by: The Ohio Commission on Hispanic/Latino
Affairs
More information: 614.728.8345

APRIL 29, 2017

Somali Health & Wellness Fair 
3-7 p.m.
Global Mall-Somali Shopping Center
2210 Morse Rd., Columbus
Health and wellness fair.
Sponsored by: The Office of Minority Health at
Columbus Public Health
More information: 614.645-7335


LGBTQ Community Conversation 
Ohio State Student Union
1739 N. High St., Columbus
Elevate your voice! LGBTQ people of color often face
barriers and unequal treatment in health care.
Sponsored by: Columbus Public Health’s LGBTQ Health
Initiative
More information: transohio.org or 614.645.3097


Colon Cancer Awareness Workshop 
10 a.m.-noon
Tree of Life Conference Center
5000 Arlington Center Blvd., Dublin
General information about maintaining a healthy colon,
health nutrition and exercise practices.
Sponsored by: Asian American Community Services
More information: 614.220.4023 - Ext. 224


H2CO Violence Prevention Summit

Noon-4 p.m.
LeaderSpark, Inc.
1336 E. Main St., Columbus
Informs and educates about observable warning signs
that could lead to someone hurting themselves or
others.
Sponsored by: LeaderSpark, Inc.
More information: 614.442.7899
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Events organized by the Minority Health Advisory
Committee. Download the flyer here.