The Healthier Texas Summit

Event at Hilton Austin

IT'S TIME TEXAS and The University of Texas System Host Statewide Health & Wellness Summit in Austin, November 6th & 7th

The Healthier Texas Summit, powered by The University of Texas System and IT'S TIME TEXAS, draws thought leaders and professionals from all sectors around one shared vision: a healthier Texas with significantly reduced rates of obesity and preventable chronic disease. The event offers a mix of informative sessions, interactive workshops, town hall conversations, and symposiums with industry leaders. Summit tracks will cover topics including: practical applications of population health research; enabling investment in prevention; creating healthier public spaces; community capacity building; the present and future of health communications, and innovations and best practices in workplace wellness and school health. Education credits for numerous professions will be available.

Healthier Texas, a collaboration between The University of Texas System and IT'S TIME TEXAS, is a joint initiative designed to rapidly reduce the burden of preventable chronic disease in the Lone Star State.

(until September 3, 2017)
- Students: $20.00
- K-12 Educator: $75.00
- Non-Profit/Government: $100.00
- General Registration: $150.00

WHERE: The Hilton Austin Hotel
500 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701

WHEN: Monday, November 6 & Tuesday, November 7

Business leaders, educators, public health professionals, health benefits administrators, workplace wellness consultants, fitness professionals, health+med+tech innovators and collaborative members, health communications professionals, healthcare professionals, physicians, nurses, and other practitioners, civic leaders, nonprofit and government employees, students, parents, and the health and wellness community.

IT'S TIME TEXAS is a social change organization that empowers Texans to lead healthier lives and build healthier communities. IT'S TIME TEXAS focuses on uniting and equipping the motivated -- an army of passionate individuals, institutions, and organizations committed to improving the health of their communities. Person by person and community by community, IT'S TIME TEXAS is creating significantly healthier people, places, providers, and policies for the Lone Star State and, ultimately, the nation. Learn more at, like on Facebook at, follow on Twitter at and Instagram at

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