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Public-Private Partnerships for Community Health

The health and well-being of our cities is at a critical tipping point, as new innovation lies in cities ability to create community and help benefit their overall citizen health and well-being. Solutions aren’t easy, but this panel will tackle how cities can use new innovative design, education and public-private partnerships to benefit public health, using cities across the country to provide free sunscreen to meet the bold goal of reducing skin cancer in cities by 20% by the year 2025.

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  1. What do you think cities have, in terms of innovation, that will allow for BrightGuard to be successful in the long run?
  2. How will BrightGuard's sun-towers, stations and dispensers help reduce the national cost spent on skin cancer treatment and research annually?
  3. How will BrightGuard's community efforts ensure sunscreen will no longer be unaccessible to certain groups of individuals and communities?



Stephanie Jerome, Coordinator, BrightGuard

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