Housing & Health: How Your External Surroundings Affect Your Internal Well-Being

WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 17 @  2 p.m.


A group of experts on neighborhood displacement, stable housing, and environmental justice examine the influence of neighborhood socioeconomic status on public health--what populations are most vulnerable, and what interventions can improve the health outcomes in high-risk communities.

Dr. Sacoby Wilson, University of Maryland-College Park
Dorothy York, ACTS Housing
Irma Yepez Klassen, Zilber Family Foundation
Milele Coggs, 6th District Alderwoman

Moderator: Corry Joe Biddle, Fuel Milwaukee



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Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences. We operate the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. Since 2009, the annual Milwaukee Film Festival has brought together film fans and filmmakers to celebrate the power of cinema. Our education programs and Cultures and Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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