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Event: The Raising of America Movie Screening @ Kindig Center for the Performing Arts
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

What: The Raising of America documentary series aims to “reframe the way we look at early child health and development.” The series teaches the importance of the early years and recommends policies that promote positive trajectories for children of all races and socioeconomic conditions. After the screening, a Q&A of local experts will discuss local health inequities and opportunities to initiate policy change. The dialogue between the experts and audience will translate contents of the documentary to a local context.

Who: The Illinois Department of Public Health, ROC Chicago, Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health and Health & Medicine Policy Research Group are organizing the event.

When: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 6:00-7:30 PM CST

Where: South Suburban College, 15800 State Street, Kindig Center for the Performing Arts, South Holland, Illinois 60473. To register click here