Cultural Competencies in Healthcare

Embracing diversity. Managing change.

CCHC participants listening to demo

Cultural Competencies in Healthcare participants at the 2016 event listen to a Schizophrenia demonstration and attempt to complete everyday tasks.

Don't miss this student-led symposium, exploring barriers to health and ways to improve health outcomes for underserved groups.

Monday, Feb. 27 | 2 – 8 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 28 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union, 4th Floor, University of Nevada, Reno

Event Schedule

All sessions are free and open to students, faculty, staff and the community. Small group activities have registration limits and are expected to fill.


Abstracts will be accepted through Wednesday, Feb. 22. Printing is free through @One. Our poster session will be held Tuesday, Feb. 28 from noon-1 p.m.


If your organization is interested in hosting a vendor table, please contact Kelly Wranik. Vendors will table Tuesday, Feb. 28 from noon – 1 p.m. There is no charge to be a vendor.


Assignments include registration, welcome and check-in, food and beverage, setup and teardown. If you are interested, please sign up through GivePulse.

Photo/Video Release

Video/photos may be taken at this event and potentially used in University promotional materials. By attending this event, you consent to have your photo taken and allow the University of Nevada, Reno to use this photo and/or video.

Presented by

UNR Med logo
School of Social Work logo

CHS logo
Nevada State Public Health Training Center logo

Orvis logo

With support from

High Sierra AHEC logo