Date: October 16, 2019

Time: 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Event Location:
Cottontail Wedding and Events I 600 Craghead St. I Danville

Admission Info:
There is no cost to attend but reservations are required. Lunch will be provided. 

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The Health Collaborative invites you to attend the fifth annual Health Summit. This year, the Health Summit will look toward the future with Summit participants influencing what the next five years of health improvement work looks like for the Dan River Region. Attendees will explore the crucial role of innovation and creativity in cross-sector initiatives with keynote speaker David Harrington, current President & CEO of Prince George’s Chamber of Commerce and former Maryland State Senator.
The Health Summit also provides an opportunity to celebrate recent accomplishments, raise awareness around health barriers and share best practices towards addressing those challenges. Through keynote speakers, project updates, and networking opportunities, the Health Summit supports the community in brainstorming ideas, providing feedback on next steps and establishing regional partnerships for positive, and sustainable change. For updates on speakers, session and more, visit

*If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Elyse Jardine, Central District Office at 434-766-6761 during business hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations at least 5 days prior to the event. *TDD number is (800) 828-1120.

*Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Event Contact:
Jason Bookheimer, Health Summit Chair