Events

Chronic Disease Awareness Day at the Capitol

WHEN: March 5, 2015
WHERE: Old Supreme Court Chambers
200 W Colfax, Denver, CO
7:45 - 8:00 Breakfast and mingling
8:00 – 8:05 Introductions & welcome - Carrie Nolan, President – National MS Society Colorado – Wyoming Chapter 
8:05 – 8:15 Chronic Disease Advocacy & Policy Issues - Candace DeMatteis, Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease
8:15 – 8:30 Overview on Colorado Research - Dr. Adam Atherly, University of Colorado School of Public Health
8:30-8:40 Colorado Public Opinion Research - Craig Hughes, Hilltop Public Solutions
8:40 – 8:45 Lonnie and Jan McIntosh (Early Stage Alzheimer’s story)
8:45 – 9:05 Connie Carpenter Phinney, Davis Phinney Foundation
9:30 – Resolution in House or Senate Chamber for Advocates
9:30 - Interview Opportunities for Speakers
*Coffee and breakfast will be provided
For more information, contact Caitlin Westerson: caitlin.westerson@nmss.org