Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Impacting HOPE Collaborative Symposium & Concert

8:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Broadening Academic Impact: Health Equity, Opportunities, Pipeline, and Education for Community Empowerment

Impacting HOPE (Health Equity, Opportunity, Pipeline, Evaluation) Collaborative


The Impacting HOPE Collaborative Symposium is the inaugural Michigan Medicine academic collaborative movement to address the most pressing social and advocacy needs of patients and neighboring communities. The symposium will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Michigan Union on the University of Michigan Ann Arbor campus (530 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109).

  • Who Should Attend: Faculty, trainees, students, staff, University of Michigan affiliates, community partners, and organizations interested in learning more, doing more, and collaborating for action-based programmatic development that will empower and engage the communities in which we live and serve.
  • Symposium Agenda: “Ted” style talks, Roundtable discussion, Panel Q&A, Working lunch, Small group breakouts
  • Featured Guests: 
    • Keynote Speaker Adam Foss, JD (Founder & Executive Director of Prosecutor Impact)
    • Dana Suskind, MD (Co-Founder & Co-Director of the TMW Center for Early Learning & Public Health at the University of Chicago)
    • Victor Garcia, MD (Founding Director of Cincinnati Children's Trauma Services and Professor at UC Department of Surgery)
    • Hollis Meminger (Cinematographer, Mentor at ByKids, and Founder of Bridgebuilder Cinematic Arts Program)
    • David Taylor (Senior Associate Dean of Student Learning at Georgetown University)

Register for the Michigan HOPE Symposium →


The HOPE Concert will take place after the symposium from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hill Auditorium on the University of Michigan Ann Arbor campus (825 N. University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109). The concert will feature performances by the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit as well as a talk by Adam Foss, JD (Founder & Executive Director of Prosecutor Impact).

Register for the Concert for HOPE →