The symposium will feature a keynote speaker, panel, posters' session, and end with a networking opportunity with refreshments.
2:00 – 3:00 PM; Keynote Speaker presentation: Maria Elena Bottazzi, Ph.D., FASTMH
Topic: Transformational and Adaptive Leadership in Tropical Medicine: Academic Creativity, Strategic Alliances and Diplomacy
Duration: 1 hour including Q & A.
3:15 – 4:15 PM; Panel: Relevance of Partnerships for Health Promotion: Fostering Latinx family and community resiliency
Topic: Value of partnerships and collaborations to address challenges imposed by the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons learned and best practices/ Strategies to foster Latinx community’s resiliency during the COVID-19 Pandemic and beyond, both locally and globally: Barriers and victories.
Panelists: The Hispanic Alliance (Greenville), The Alliance Spartanburg, PASOs, Etc.
Reception and Networking (See Call for posters)
4:15 – 5:00 PM; Reception, Posters’ session, and refreshments
Topic: Representation matters/Celebrating Latinx scholars and students at CU: Sharing success stories of Clemson University’s Latinx faculty and students
Panelists: Faculty and students sharing their Latinx-related research via printed poster. WFIC Atrium.
Wednesday, September 21 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Clemson University's Watt Family Innovation Center , Auditorium 405 South Palmetto Boulevard Clemson, SC 29634