The Prevention Research Center of Michigan Genesee County Community Board invites you to a special symposium.

“Safe and Healthy Futures in Genesee County”

featuring presentations on:
The 2011 Speak To Your Health! Community Survey
HOPE: HIV/STD Outreach, Prevention & Education
The Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center (MI-YVPC)
Motherly Intercession: Strengthening Incarcerated Families
YES: Youth Empowerment Solutions

Friday, May 18, 2012
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
William S. White Building • University of Michigan – Flint Campus
509 North Harrison Street • Flint, Michigan

8:30 – 9:00 a.m. • Breakfast & Registration
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. • Presentations & Discussions



David Gordon, UM – Flint
Mark Valack, Genesee County Health Department
Marc Zimmerman, Director, PRC/MI
Dan Kruger, Research Assistant Professor, PRC/MI
Bettina Campbell, YOUR Center
Susan Morrel-Samuels, Managing Director, PRC/MI
Alison Miller, Research Assistant Professor, PRC/MI
Shirley Cochran, Motherly Intercession, Inc.
Cassandra Brooks, PRC/MI
Gary Jones, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Flint
Pete Hutchison and Tom Reischl, PRC/MI
and members of several Survey Committee Partners


Register for “Safe and Healthy Futures in Genesee County” online:


Contact: Suzanne Cupal, Genesee County Health Department,
(810) 768-7970, OR
Susan Frazier-Kouassi, UM School of Public Health,
(734) 647-6469,

Special thank you to our event sponsor:
University of Michigan – Flint

PRC/MI Genesee County Community Board and Survey Committee Members:
Community-Based Organization Partners (CBOP), Dort Oak Park Neighborhood House, Flint Odyssey House Health Awareness Center, Genesee County Community Action Resource Department, Genesee County Health Department, Genesee County Community Mental Health, Genesys Health System, Greater Flint Health Coalition, Genesee County-Flint Neighborhood Roundtable, Hurley Medical Center, University of Michigan-Flint, University of Michigan School of Public Health, YOUR Center

For more information visit
Safe and Healthy Futures Symposium