Discovering our Culture of Health
The key note speaker was Karen Timberlake, Director of the Population Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Karen spoke on 1) Establishing a transformative vision for La Crosse – Building a Culture of Health, 2) Committing to connecting our efforts through collective impact and 3) Going deeper rather than broader – identify common root causes for health challenges and work across sectors, across initiatives, to address them.
Denyse Olson-Dorff presented on the impact Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES), which changes how we think about medical care and how to improve the physical and mental health of populations.
2014 Bright Spots:
Slides: Have we made a Difference?
Slides: Building a Culture of Health: Are we There Yet?
Slides: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): Social Determinants of Health
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