The 8th Annual Geiger Gibson Symposium, which celebrates the achievements of health centers and commemorates the groundbreaking work of Drs. H. Jack Geiger and Count Gibson, founders of the U.S. health centers movement and pioneers for health and human rights, will take place on March 24 at 10:30 am, at the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) Policy and Issues Forum in Washington, D.C. The meeting is the largest gathering of health center clinicians, executive directors, State and Regional Primary Care partners, board members and advocates on record. The annual Geiger Gibson Symposium is dedicated to highlighting the role of health centers in advancing community health through service and advocacy. This year’s keynote speaker, Thomas E. Perez, J.D., M.P.P., Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Right Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, will deliver remarks focused on community health and civic engagement.
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