Events

PAST Events (for reference) Date & Time Location
Public Health Impacts of Michigan's Emergency Manager Law - Public Health in Action Student Presentation
Student participants in the Public Health in Action: Advocacy and Policy applied workshop series applied what they learned toward addressing a health equity in all policies topic: the health impacts of Michigan's emergency manager law. At this culminating event in the workshop series, the students presented their findings on the health impacts of this law as well as details of the policy brief and supporting policy advocacy documents they created, and their reflections on dissemination strategies to effect change.
April 5, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
3755 SPH I
SPH Service Day - Flint Water Distribution
SPH students distributed bottled water to 600-1,000 vulnerable Flint residents in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
March 24, 2018  
Emergency Manager Law and Community Impacts: Advocacy Across Michigan
Panel of speakers discussing the scope of powers, community impacts and health equity in all policies implications for emergency manager laws. The panel featured: Bishop Bernadel Jefferson, CAUTION of Flint; Colleen Healy Boufides, Network for Public Health Law at UM SPH; Monica Lewis-Patrick, We the People of Detroit; and Rev. Edward Pinkney, Black Autonomy Network Community Organization of Benton Harbor. This event was part of the Public Health in Action: Advocacy & Policy applied workshop series organized by Public Health Practice.
January 18, 2018 3755 SPH I
PHAST/Flint Initiatives Water Distribution Service Event
The Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST) distributed bottled water to 600-1,000 vulnerable Flint residents in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
November 18, 2017  
Failing Flint: Lessons from the Water Crisis
Panel discussion In honor of the UM Bicentennial, featuring SPH staff, UM-Flint faculty and Flint community leaders. This LSA Bicentennial Theme Semester event was presented with support from the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and the University of Michigan Bicentennial Office. Additional support was provided by the Department of History and the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies. Panel discussion was followed by a Flint bottled water distribution in partnership with Crossing Waters.
October 21, 2017 Flint Public Library
PHAST/Flint Initiatives Water Distribution Service Event
The Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST) distributed bottled water to 600-1,000 vulnerable Flint residents in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
September 9, 2017  
Future Public Health Leaders Program (FPHLP) Service Day
FPHLP participants distributed bottled water to 600-1,000 vulnerable Flint residents in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
June 10, 2017  
UM SEAS/SPH/SWK/BASH Service Day
Students in the UM School of Environment and Sustainability, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and the Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the Medical School joined forces to organize a bottled water distribution in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint. Students delivered bottled water to the front doors of 600-1,000 Flint residents across multiple apartment complexes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities. Sponsored by an internal student learning activity grant from the UM School of Environment and Sustainability.
April 29, 2017  
UM SEAS/SPH/SWK/BASH Service Day
Students in the UM School of Environment and Sustainability, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and the Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the Medical School joined forces to organize a bottled water distribution in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint. Students delivered bottled water to the front doors of 600-1,000 Flint residents across multiple apartment complexes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities. Sponsored by an internal student learning activity grant from the UM School of Environment and Sustainability.
April 15, 2017  
UM SEAS/SPH/SWK/BASH Service Day
Students in the UM School of Environment and Sustainability, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and the Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the Medical School joined forces to organize a bottled water distribution in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint. Students delivered bottled water to the front doors of 600-1,000 Flint residents across multiple apartment complexes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities. Sponsored by an internal student learning activity grant from the UM School of Environment and Sustainability.
April 8, 2017  
UM SEAS/SPH/SWK/BASH Service Day
Students in the UM School of Environment and Sustainability, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and the Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the Medical School joined forces to organize a bottled water distribution in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint. Students delivered bottled water to the front doors of 600-1,000 Flint residents across multiple apartment complexes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities. Sponsored by an internal student learning activity grant from the UM School of Environment and Sustainability.
April 1, 2017  
UM SEAS/SPH/SWK/BASH Service Day
Students in the UM School of Environment and Sustainability, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and the Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the Medical School joined forces to organize a bottled water distribution in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint. Students delivered bottled water to the front doors of 600-1,000 Flint residents across multiple apartment complexes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities. Sponsored by an internal student learning activity grant from the UM School of Environment and Sustainability.
March 25, 2017  
UM SEAS/SPH/SWK/BASH Service Day
Students in the UM School of Environment and Sustainability, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and the Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the Medical School joined forces to organize a bottled water distribution in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint. Students delivered bottled water to the front doors of 600-1,000 Flint residents across multiple apartment complexes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities. Sponsored by an internal student learning activity grant from the UM School of Environment and Sustainability.
March 18, 2017  
UM SEAS/SPH/SWK/BASH Service Day
Students in the UM School of Environment and Sustainability, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and the Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the Medical School joined forces to organize a bottled water distribution in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Flint. Students delivered bottled water to the front doors of 600-1,000 Flint residents across multiple apartment complexes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities. Sponsored by an internal student learning activity grant from the UM School of Environment and Sustainability.
March 11, 2017  
PHAST/Flint Initiatives Flint Bottled Water Distribution
The Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST) will be distributing bottled water to Flint residents in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
February 18, 2017  
PHAST Bottled Water Distribution Service Event
The Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST) distributed bottled water to Flint residents in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church. Volunteers also distributed personal care items collected through a donation drive organized by the UM Biomedical Alliance of Students in Health at the UM Medical School.
February 18, 2017
10:00 AM-2:00 PM
 
Talk by SPH Alumnus Dr. Pamela Pugh, DrPH
"Flint Water Crisis: Giving Voice to Communities from Flint Crisis to Recovery"
Dr. Pamela Pugh received her Doctorate of Public Health (DrPH) from the University of Michigan School of Public Health. In October 2016, Mayor Weaver hired her as the first Chief Public Health Advisor for the City of Flint. In her talk, she will describe the current status of Flint water crisis, the critical importance of community inclusiveness in responding to the crisis and transition to recovery, and holistic efforts toward public health equity  in Flint for 
February 16 , 2017
4:00-5:00 PM
M1112 SPH I
PHAST Bottled Flint Water Distribution
The Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST) will be distributing bottled water to Flint residents in partnership with Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
December 3, 2016  
Healthy Flint Research Coordinating Center
The purpose of the meeting is to connect faculty within and across universities (UM-Flint, UM-Ann Arbor, UM-Dearborn, Michigan State University and beyond) who have current Flint based research projects.
Learn more and register at www.hfrcc.org.
November 4, 2016
1:00-4:00 PM
Room 1205 
William S. White Building 
UM-Flint
Tap Water for Flint
A day of music, dance, fitness, and creative expression!
100% of proceeds from Tap Water For Flint will be donated to the Flint Child Health and Development Fund for the long term care of children affected by the water crisis. 
  -12PM-5PM Fitness and Dance Classes
  -6PM-8PM variety concert @ Mendelssohn Theater
April 17, 2016
12:00-8:00 PM
Michigan League
Flint Drinking Water Crisis: Background and Next Steps
Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, MPH
Program Director, Pediatric Residency
Hurley Children’s Hospital, Hurley Medical Center
MSU College of Human Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Human Development
This talk by Dr. Hanna-Attisha is sponsored by the U-M Lifestage Environmental Exposures and Disease Center (M-LEEaD), U-M School of Public Health.
February 3, 2016
11:30 a.m.
U-M School of Public Health,
Auditorium M1020
Public Health Practice Service Day Series
The American Red Cross was one of the lead coordination agencies responding to the Flint water crisis. More than 100 students volunteered with the American Red Cross of East Central Bay Michigan to assist with bottled water distribution on the ground in Flint or other related tasks.
January 30, January 31, February 6, and February 7, 2016  
Call to Action: Flint Water Crisis
The University of Michigan-Flint is issuing a call to action to interested faculty members from all campuses of the University of Michigan to help identify ways in which we can respond to the Flint water crisis.
January 29, 2016
1:00 PM
U-M Flint Campus,
Riverfront Center, Suite A
Fill a Truck for Flint
The U-M Prevention Research Center and Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center collected more than 10,000 bottles and jugs of water during the week of Jan. 18-22. The water will be delivered to the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan in Flint for distribution.
January 18-22, 2016  
2015 National Legionella Guidelines
A course presented by the Michigan Public Health Training Center and the Genesee County Health Department
Attend a live webcast featuring Legionella.org expert Janet E. Stout, PhD. Dr. Stout will describe the context of Legionnaires' Disease and present the new national guidelines for water systems. The ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 188-2015 Legionellosis: Risk Management for Building Water Systems is intended to provide guidelines for those involved in the creation and maintenance of human-occupied facilities, including but not limited to healthcare facilities. This learning opportunity will provide information for communities and health professionals addressing outbreak situations and for those interested in Legionella prevention strategies.
February 17, 2015
1:00 PM
Online