Omaha Public Radio News
1:47 pm
Tue October 26, 2010

Live Well Omaha Health Summit 2010 takes place on Wednesday

Omaha, NE – The Live Well Omaha Health Summit takes place tomorrow on the Gallup Campus.

Executive Director Kerry Peterson says Live Well Omaha's primary mission is creating a healthier community in Omaha. She says the theme of the summit is Healthy People in Healthy Places. Summit highlights include the release of the 2010 Douglas County Report Card on Health as well as speakers from the Douglas County Health Department and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Peterson says Dr. Hal Wechsler, who specializes in child and adolescent health, will be talking about the importance of school-based clinics.

For more details on the Live Well Omaha Health Summit, the web site is www.livewellomaha.org.