For immediate release: Feb 27, 2008
Posted by: [ISDH]
Contact: Jennifer Dunlap
Phone: (317) 233-7315

Teen Health Summit Features Speakers Focused On Inspiring Youth

INDIANAPOLIS---On March 13, the Indiana State Department of Health will partner with the Department of Education to convene teens at the Indiana Convention Center for a free youth summit "Reducing the Risks: Hoosier Teens Talk Health."  The focus of the event is to involve Indiana teens in helping to find solutions to adolescent health problems like alcohol and drug use, obesity, suicide, and tobacco use.  Three notable individuals have been invited to speak at the event in downtown Indianapolis: 




Note to reporters: Mann Spitler, Rupert Boneham, and Tasha Jones are available for interviews in advance of the summit.  Please contact Ken Severson at the State Department of Health at: (317) 233-7104 or you are interested in setting up an interview.


Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent is the lead sponsor of this statewide conference on adolescent health.  To register for the summit or for more information, visit click on the link below the logo for Reducing the Risks: Hoosier Teens Talk Health.

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