8th National LGBT Health Equity Summit Updates
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
The Network along with our Summit
Planning Committee is pleased to share three exciting announcements with you
First | Abstracts
Open, Abstract Submission for the
8th National LGBT Health Equity Summit is now open.
Abstracts must be submitted by March
19th, 2012 at 11:59 pm EST. For more information and to fill out the
application form online, please click HERE.
Seeking Youth for Youth Planning Committee, In addition to the Summit
Planning Committee the Network is seeking applications from
youth age 16-24 to be a part of the Summit Youth Planning Committee. We will be
accepting applications until March 9th and we are looking to select
6-8 youth from across the country to assist with a youth presence at the
summit. For more information please click HERE,
and make sure you share the information below to your networks, and/or
Online Payment and Registration Options Now Available, Online Registration and Payment for the
Summit is now available! Click here HERE to register online and HERE to make your
payment using our secure eventbrite check out process. Not about the technology?
Don’t worry you can still click HERE to download the form, and mail us in your
payment and completed registration form.
If you have any
question about any of the information provided please feel free to email us
at firstname.lastname@example.org anytime.
And, as always,
If you want to be the first to receive all of the summit updates directly sign
On behalf of the Network and The Summit
Planning Committee we all look forward to seeing you at the 8th
National LGBT Health Equity Summit. More amazing details and updates soon to
for youth planning committee:
Hey all you youth activist…
between the ages of 16 and 24? Do you care about health and the LGBT community?
Do you worry about the toll that smoking and tobacco is taking on the lives of
your friends, family and community?
ouryouthplanningcommitteefor the 8th
National LGBT Health EquitySummit,Bridging
the Gap: Promising Practices in LGBT Health and Tobacco
Control in Kansas City,
Missourion August 14th, 2012.
The Summit will have
workshops, lectures and talks designed to leave participants with the tools and
strategies to advance their movement around LGBT health and tobacco control in
their local communities, along with an amazing evening event (details coming
Theyouthcommitteewill work on coming up with and organizing
ayouthfocused activity for the Summit.
Responsibilities will include a monthly planning call (or calls as needed), and
a passion to be involved in the summit. This will be a great opportunity to
network and make connections with organizations and other youth activists from
around the country, meet interesting people, get great planning and
organizational experience, represent youth and have fun!
We will be offering a limited number
of scholarships forCommitteeMembers to attend the Summit. Also please
note that youth under the age of 18 will have to be accompanied by a chaperone.
To fill out
the application, please click HERE! Application Deadline is Friday March 9th
at 5pm EST. So don’t waste any time get your application in today.
Source: Gustavo Torrez, Program Manager, The Network for
LGBT Health Equity