Healthy People in Healthy Communities 2014 will be held in beautiful Southern California, on the Campus of Loma Linda University.
Loma Linda University, Drayson Center
25040 Stewart Street
Loma Linda, CA 92354
Loma Linda University is located about 60 miles east of Los Angeles, about 20 miles east of Ontario off Interstate 10, and 10 miles north of Riverside off Interstate 215, in the city of Loma Linda.
Loma Linda University (LLU) is a Seventh-day Adventist educational health-sciences institution with more than 4,000 students located in Southern California. Eight schools and the Faculty of Graduate Studies comprise the University organization.
More than 200 programs are offered by the schools of Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, Religion and Science and Technology. Curricula offered range from certificates of completion and associate in science degrees to doctor of philosophy and clinical doctoral degrees.
Students from more than 80 countries around the world and virtually every state in the nation are represented in Loma Linda University's student body. LLU also offers distance education.
The School of Public Health, founded in 1967, is fully accredited and offers 50 programs of study ranging from baccalaureate to doctoral. The School's student body of 583 represents 33 faiths and 23 countries.
Since its inception, the School of Public Health has pursued its primary goal of educating public health professionals for service in local, national, and international settings. Values of compassion, acceptance, respect, equity, integrity, faith, and wisdom form the foundation for its various activities.
The annual Healthy People symposia are an outgrowth of the School's vision to maximize personal and community wellness, and its goal to develop reciprocal and sustainable community-academic partnerships that lead to research, practice, and teaching that are responsive to society's needs.
The conference will be held at the Drayson Center on the campus of Loma Linda University. Participants at the conference will have access to state-of-the-art physical fitness facilities, including hand and racquetball courts, exercise equipment, swimming pools, and tennis courts.