(LOUISVILLE, Ky, June 12, 2019) A forum showcasing novel and effective uses of health data in Kentucky and Ohio is scheduled for Friday, November 15th, at the St. Elizabeth Training and Education Center in Erlanger.

The free biennial forum, underwritten by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky and Interact for Health, will feature a variety of speakers sharing how they use health data to foster changes that improve population health. The audience typically includes nonprofit and philanthropic organizations, entrepreneurs, health care providers, health department officials, community planners, health researchers and health advocates. Videos and presentations from the 2017 forum are available on the Foundation's website.

The event is open to media.

Questions and presentation proposals may be submitted to Rachelle Seger, rseger@healthy-ky.org.

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About the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky
Funded by an endowment, the mission of the nonpartisan Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky is to address the unmet health needs of Kentuckians by developing and influencing policy, improving access to care, reducing health risks and disparities, and promoting health equity. Since the Foundation opened its doors in 2001, it has invested nearly $28 million in health policy research, advocacy, and demonstration project grants across the Commonwealth. Follow the Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube, and visit our website at www.healthy-ky.org.

Media Contacts:
Bonnie J. Hackbarth
877-326-2583 (Office)
502-552-3770 (Mobile)

Alexa Kerley
877-326-2583 (Office)
859-229-9611 (Mobile)