Watch Congressman Elijah Cummings' address "A Charge for Change at the Third Annual Symposium on the Social Determinants of Health "Squandered Resources: Incarceration--Its Consequences, Costs and Alternatives."
Congressman Cummings is introduced by Dr. Robert Wm. Blum, Director of the Urban Health Institute.
Before his speech, Nakia "Fire Angelou" Brown of DewMore Baltimore opens with a passionate spoken word performance entitled "The New Jim Crow."
Community Perspectives on Effective Partnerships:
Debra Hickman, CEO, Sisters Together and Reaching: The Health Enterprise Zone Experience
Ali Smith, Holistic Life Foundation and Tamar Mendelson, Bloomberg School of Public Health: Urban Youth Yoga and Mindfulness
Leon Purnell, Director, The Men and Families Center: The Community Health Initiative Experience