Culturally Inclusive Care:

Urban Health Perspectives


February 20, 2019
Tennessee Room
UTC University Center

642 East 5th Street, Second Floor

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cost: Free to attend; CEUs are $25

Center for Continuing Education Credits (7 hours/ .7 CEUs) are available for $25. CEUs are free for UTC faculty, staff, and preceptors with discount code. Contact Farron Kilburn for the code.

Conference Goal

Disseminate research, exchange information, and share successful methods of addressing urban health issues and disparities in the classroom and clinical environments.

Conference Objectives

  • Increase an understanding of various urban health disparities
  • Share interdisciplinary knowledge of how to reduce health disparities found in urban environments
  • Provide knowledge for potential curriculum integration across health disciplines on components that address health disparities prevalent in urban areas


Who can attend conference and/or submit for the Poster Session? Faculty across multiple healthcare disciplines, including: Primary Care Providers, Nurses, Social Workers, Public Health Professionals, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Exercise Physiologists, Nutritionists, Educators, Researchers, Non-Profit Community Based Agencies, and Graduate Students.

Lunch will be available for purchase at the Food Court (just outside of the room) during the Poster Session. Moe’s, Chick Fil-A, and other options will be available.

Parking is Free:

UTC Visitor’s Garage
601 E 5th St.  
Chattanooga, TN 37403

Parking vouchers will be provided at the conference.