Event Details

Join the CHCI 2017-18 Graduate Fellows on May 17th for the CHCI 2018 Capitol Hill Policy Briefing Series. Each fellow has organized and will moderate a public policy roundtable discussion comprised of Members of Congress, congressional staffers, public policy experts, and national leaders from their specific areas of study, tackling some of the most pertinent issues affecting the Latino community.


9:00 am - 10:30 am

Environmental Justice for Whom? The Challenges of Brownfield Redevelopment and Affordable Housing in a Post-Industrial Era

Moderated by Marisol Becerra, CHCI Wells Fargo Graduate Fellow


11:00 am - 12:15 pm

The Opioid Epidemic’s Impact: Substance Use Disorders in Underserved Communities

Moderated by Bricia Santoyo, CHCI PepsiCo Foundation Preventative Health Graduate Fellow


1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Going Hungry in America: How Confusing Labels Cause Unnecessary Food Waste

Moderated by Isis Blanco Vera, CHCI PepsiCo Foundation Nutritional Health Graduate Fellow

  • When: Thu May. 17
    1:00 pm - 6:15 pm

  • Address: 45 Independence Avenue Southwest
    Washington DC,US 20515

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