Topic: #NetworkCommons

March 15th Network Commons Panelist Bios

            Jim Marks James S. Marks, MD, MPH, who joined the Foundation in 2004, currently oversees all program, communications, research, and policy activities in support of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s efforts to build a Culture of Health. Prior to joining RWJF, Marks served  as Assistant Surgeon General and director of the National Center …

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CDFIs and Impact Investors Prove that Health Investments Bring Social and Financial Returns

At Network Commons, four community investment experts shared their experiences worked alongside local partners to invest in neighborhood health and well-being.

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Join us for the March 15 Network Commons: “Early Childhood and the Role for Community Development” at 10:00 am PT/ 1:00 pm ET

ZIP code is important for children’s health; community development is a critical factor in early childhood development.

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February 25th Network Commons Panelist Bios

            Emily Chen Emily Chen is responsible for the development of LISC’s health center initiative and is supporting implementation of the Healthy Futures Fund. She worked previously at the Primary Care Development Corporation as director of its Capital Investment unit and at the National Equity Fund (NEF), where she structured and …

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Join us for the February 25 Network Commons: “Social Impact Investing for Better Health” at 10:15 am PT/1:15 pm ET

Network Commons is a live online discussion series on cross-sector strategies to improve neighborhood health and well-being.

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Cross-Sector Collaboration in Action: Four Community Developers Share Their Stories

At Network Commons, four community developers share their firsthand experiences working across sectors to improve neighborhood health and well-being.

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#NetworkCommons Panelist Bios

                      Romi Hall, MPH Romi Hall, MPH joined the East Bat Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC) in 2014 as its Healthy Neighborhoods Manager. In this role, Romi is the lead project manager for the implementation of the San Pablo Area Revitalization Collaboration, a partnership of …

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Join us for the January 28 #NetworkCommons: Community Close-Ups at 10:15 am PT/1:15 pm ET

            We know that cross-sector collaboration is critical to improving neighborhood health and well-being. But what does it look like? How can you do it? Learn from four local leaders who have cracked the code at our January 28 #NetworkCommons discussion. Launched early last year, #NetworkCommons is a live online …

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For These Doctors, Health is More Than Just Providing Medical Care

At #NetworkCommons, leading physicians and public health professionals discussed the imperative to work with community development practitioners to improve population health.

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Join Us For The October 20 #NetworkCommons: Medical Care “Aha” Moments at 10:30-11:30am PT / 1:30-2:30pm ET

How can the medical community work more closely with community development? What opportunities exist to improve health outcomes in low-income communities through partnerships?

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