MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The West Virginia University School of Public Health will host Morgantown Mayor Jennifer Selin for its Public Health Dialogues at noon on March 6 in Room 1905 of the WVU Health Sciences Center.

Mayor Selin will speak on “Creating a Healthy Community in the Heart of Appalachia.” She will present local efforts to create public infrastructure, a healthy food system, and public engagement related to issues of health. Through photographs, documents, and plans, participants will experience the highs and lows of achieving a healthy community in our state.

The Public Health Dialogues Speaker Series is sponsored by the Office of Public Health Practice and Workforce Development.  The series is free and open to the public.

Those interested in attending should RSVP at to reserve a complimentary lunch.

For more information: Angela Jones-Knopf, News Service Coordinator, 304-293-7087
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