ODME Undergraduate Alumni Programs

Community Engagement Symposium

Alumni Civic and Community Engagement Symposium and Poster Session

Exploring multi-disciplinary approaches toward Improving Health, Illness, and Wellness in Northern California and beyond.

The Office of Diversity in Medical Education will host the 5th annual multi-disciplinary Community Engagement Symposium highlighting ODME undergraduate pathway program alumni efforts to improve health in our communities on Saturday, June 3, 2023.

This event is open to Northern California Community College, State University, and Independent School students, faculty, staff, and their community partners. Attendees will learn about strategies and initiatives designed to improve societal health outcomes from project presentations in various disciplines. Attendance is free, registration is required, and seating is limited.

  • Call for abstracts will open from January 1, 2023, to Thursday, March 31, 2023
  • Registration for attendees will open April 1, 2023


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Abstracts are sought from ODME Undergraduate Programs alumni (HCOP, SSCCPP, LEAP, SRECC, SSCCrP) who have developed and implemented community health – related projects, events, activities, programs and initiatives with a community or educational partner.

Submissions may include topics related to:

  • General Physical Health and Wellness
  • Mental Health and Wellness
  • Community Health and Wellness
  • Health Outreach, Awareness, or Education

Tentative Schedule

8am – 9:00am Check-in and Networking
9:15am – 9:30am Welcome and Introduction to the Stanford COEDME
9:30am – 10am Keynote
10:15am – 11:15am Session I
11:30am – 12:30pm Session II
12:45pm – 1:45pm Lunch Presentation
2:00pm – 3:00pm Session III
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Session IV

4:15pm Closing remarks, call to action, raffle, event survey

Event Details

Date: Saturday, June 3, 2023
Time: 8am – 5pm
Stanford School of Medicine