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Binational Health Week 2013

Updated October 15, 2013


Celebrate Santa Clara County’s Ninth Annual Binational Health Week 2013 

This year, the Binational Health Week (BHW) will take place October 1-21, 2013, in Santa Clara County. Be sure to attend our special Opening and Closing Ceremonies and view our calendar of events!


  • Opening Ceremony
    Friday, October 11, 2013
    Government Center (Back Patio behind Board Chambers)
    70 West Hedding Street, San Jose, CA 95110

  • Closing Ceremony* 
    Wednesday, October 23, 2013 -
    11:30am-12:00pm (Ceremony)
    12:00pm - 1:00pm (Networking & Celebration Lunch)
    Consulate General of Mexico in San Jose
    2125 Zanker Road, San Jose CA 95131






* Catered lunch will be served at the closing ceremony.  RSVP via email to by October 1, 2013.



  • Thursday, October 17, 2013 - Conference
    Time: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM.
    Location: Morgan Hill Community Center,17000 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill, CA
  • This year’s conference will focus on strategies for improving Latino health inequities in Santa Clara County. It will explore the root causes of inequality, and their effects on Latino social determinants of health, as well as provide examples of successful strategies that are making an impact in the health of Santa Clara County Latino residents.
  • This conference is organized in collaboration with the South County Collaborative, a partnership of over 70 health and social agencies serving south Santa Clara County. Conference registration fee of $50 includes lunch, continuing education credits and all conference materials. 
  • For more information, contact Eduardo Alaniz at or call (408) 793-2789.
  • Download conference registration brochure



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