Join us on October 10 for our second annual "Fit-In" Conference
Sept. 12, 2014
Please join us on October 10 for our second annual "Fit-In" Conference!
ACTIVATING COMMUNITIES: Grassroots Inclusive Fitness in Central New York
When: 9-4 on Friday October 10, 2014
Where: WCNY Building, 415 W. Fayette Street in Syracuse’s SALT District on the Near West Side
How: To register for this free conference please contact Regina McConnell at 464-7561 or Mcconner@upstate.edu. Space is limited! This conference will be video-archived on our website for those who can’t make it in person.
Who: This inter-disciplinary conference is for athletes (with and without disabilities), families, high school students, community leaders, professionals in sports media, adapted physical education, physical therapy, occupational therapy, dance, pediatrics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, public health, urban planning, and anyone who has an interest in adapted sports and inclusive fitness.
Why: Learn, network, advocate for inclusive fitness in Central New York
The Fit-In Conference is brought to you by SUNY Upstate Medical University Foundation/Golisano Childrens Hospital; SUNY Upstate’s Physical Therapy Program; SUNY Upstate’s Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, SUNY Cortland Department of Adapted Physical Education; and Syracuse University’s Burton Blatt Institute, David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics, the School of Education, the Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion at the Maxwell School, and LaCasita Cultural Center.
2014 Fit-IN Conference Program
For more information about Fit-In visit our website, fitnessinclusionnetwork.org.
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