Navigation Links
Reform Icon Robert Woodson Sr. to Speak at the Steamboat Institute 2009 Inaugural Freedom Conference on Friday, August 28, 2009
Date:8/21/2009

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Steamboat Institute is pleased to announce that Robert Woodson Sr., founder and president of the Center for Neighborhood Enterprise, will speak at the 2009 Inaugural Freedom Conference at 12 Noon MT on Friday, August 28, 2009. The conference takes place at the Steamboat Grand Hotel in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

"I am excited to participate in the Steamboat Institute's inaugural event because I know how important it is to have active citizens at the grassroots level," said Woodson. "I applaud the participants for gathering to discuss the current state of our nation and the ways that we can bring focus back to reforms needed to make our country--and society - strong," said Woodson.

Woodson founded the Center for Neighborhood Enterprise in 1981 to empower local organizations to help their communities. He is a former civil rights and community activist. Woodson is the recipient of a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Fellowship, a 2006 Presidential appointment to the Homeland Security Advisory Council, and a 2008 Presidential Citizens Medal. He has also authored several books including Summons to Life and The Triumphs of Joseph: How Community Healers are Reviving Our Streets and Neighborhoods.

"We're truly honored that reform icon Robert Woodson will speak at the Freedom Conference," said Jennifer Schubert-Akin, chairman of the newly formed Steamboat Institute. "I hope that his experiences will inspire us all to help our neighbors and enact change at a grassroots level."

Woodson is the latest nationally-known conservative speaker to join The Steamboat Institute's inaugural freedom conference lineup. Other notables include Cong. Mike Pence, the No. 3 Republican in the House of Representatives who will headline a pre-conference reception on Sun., Aug. 23; Michael Reagan, slated to be the keynote dinner speaker on Fri., Aug. 28; Grover Norquist, the Institute's luncheon speaker on Sat., Aug. 29, and Cong. Michele Bachmann, a rising GOP House star, who will discuss health care reform on Sat., Aug. 29.

The Institute will also feature panels by leading experts on a range of topics, on Hispanic voting trends, economic and fiscal policy, climate change legislation and health care reform.

For further details and to register for the conference, please visit www.steamboatinstitute.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE The Steamboat Institute
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Virginia Tech Review Panel Calls For Reform of Mental Health Treatment Law
2. Texas Largest Physician Carrier Announces 5th Successive Rate Cut on Anniversary of Lawsuit Reform
3. AARP Poll: California Members Want Health Care Reform THIS YEAR
4. Care reforms raise concerns over patient access to GP services
5. Patent Reform Legislation Threatens Americas Leadership in Medical Technology Innovation
6. Business Executives Discuss National Health Care Reform at Conference Sponsored by The Century Foundation, with Support from The Commonwealth Fund, and AARP
7. TCF Fellow Maggie Mahar to Blog Live from Business and National Health Care Reform Conference
8. Pro-Consumer Drug Safety Reforms Agreed to in Final FDA Bill; Should End Drug Industry Gaming of Safety System
9. Disability System Sorely in Need of Reform
10. Lillys CEO Calls for Reform of Nations Drug Safety System
11. Governor Rendell Calls for Prompt Action on Prescription for Pennsylvania, Cover All Pennsylvanians Health Care Reforms
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Apple Rehab Shelton Lakes , which specializes in the delivery of sub-acute ... of a disaster drill on October 3rd. , Apple Rehab participated with the Shelton ... well as the Connecticut Long Term Care Mutual Aid Plan (LTC-MAP). The LTC-MAP ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of ... collection of specialty vendors and unique items from across the nation, this holiday-themed event ... wellness services offered by the VNA. The boutique will be open Saturday, November ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global ... at scenic Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global ... physical activity. The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... viewers the lowdown on sciatica in a new episode of "Success Files," which ... current events and innovation and investigates each subject in-depth with passion and integrity. ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the Mountains to the Mission Field”: ... souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains to the Mission Field” is ... Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches a class of ladies at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/5/2017)... , Oct. 5, 2017  In response to ... Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) released prescribing recommendations ... to be used as a first-line therapy to ... Recognizing the value ... White Paper "Opioid Prescribing: Acute and Postoperative Pain ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... Oct. 2, 2017 Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: ... Software and Consulting, LLC , and named its founder ... based in Tennessee , will operate ... expands EnvoyHealth,s service offerings for health care partners to ... "In an interoperable world, technology ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... COPENHAGEN, Denmark , Oct. 2, 2017 The ... tool in the struggle to reverse the tide of prescription ... plan for regulating their medicine intake and stepping down their ... is set to launch in December 2017; the first 100,000 ... access. Learn more at http://www.rebound-solution.com/ ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: