Research That Matters

Research That Matters



Keynote Speaker

Connecting Communities to Healthy Food by Lauren Shweder Biel

Lauren Shweder Biel is Executive Director and co-founder of DC Greens, a nonprofit that connects communities to healthy food in the nation's capital. She serves on the D.C. Mayor's Commission for Healthy Youth in Schools and was named a 2014 Toyota "Mother of Invention.”

Sponsoring Colleges/Departments

  • Office of Community Engagement and Partnerships
  • Research One
  • College of Public Health
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Anthropology
  • School of Public Affairs
  • Patel Center for Global Sustainability
Registration is free but is required