Making the Connection Conference: Feb. 27, 2015

Environmental Health in Wisconsin

We invite you to attend the "Making the Connection" Conference, which brings together health professionals and environmental advocates to build cooperative relationships and promote policies that support a healthy, sustainable environment in Wisconsin.

See Conference Brochure for full schedule, speakers, and workshop topics.

Place, Dates and Times

Health Sciences Learning Center, University of Wisconsin Madison
750 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705
Friday, February 27, 2015
Conference from 12:30 pm – 5:45 pm  (Room 1345)
Dinner reception from 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm (Room 1220-1222)

Purpose and Objectives

As a result of participation in this educational activity, participants will be
able to:

  1. Share knowledge about the current scientific research on health effects of exposure to environmental hazards, identify barriers and opportunities for addressing key public health problems.
  2. Identify and manage significant adverse environmental health effects and apply this information to patient care.
  3. Advocate for a healthier environment and foster collaboration between individuals, organizations, and government.

Conference Fees

See the conference brochure at for complete information on conference fees.

  • Friday: $125.00 for physicians and $80.00 for nurses, nurse practitioners, midwives and physician assistants, and $30.00 for the general public and students.

The UW Department of Family Medicine is a contributing sponsor to this event.