Lunch & Learns

Crossroads’ Lunch & Learns are the perfect opportunity to learn from an expert about the complexity of food insecurity.

May Lunch & Learn: RESCHEDULED

Culinary Medicine: Addressing Food Insecurity Through Hands-on Nutrition Education

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we are rescheduling this Lunch and Learn. We will update this page once we have a new date set.

SPEAKER:

Milette Siler

Culinary Medicine Specialist

UT Southwestern

WHEN:

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

12:00 – 1:00 PM

WHERE:

Crossroads Community Services

4500 S. Cockrell Hill Road

Dallas, TX 75236

September Lunch & Learn:

Parkland – Crossroads Connection: Advancing Community Partnerships to Increase Food Access in Southern Dallas

Sarah Solly from Parkland Health and Hospital System will be speaking about the correlation between food insecurity and chronic diseases. She will also speak about the BUILD Health Challenge, a research project that unites the services of Crossroads, Parkland and Dallas County Health and Human Services.

SPEAKER:

Sarah Solly, MPH, RD, LD, CDE

Diabetes Program Coordinator

Global Diabetes Program, Parkland Health and Hospital System

WHEN:

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

12:00 – 1:00 PM

WHERE:

Crossroads Community Services

4500 S. Cockrell Hill Road

Dallas, TX 75236

October Lunch & Learn:

SPEAKER:

Valerie Hawthorne, PhD. 

Director of Government Relations

North Texas Food Bank

WHEN:

Wednesday, October, 21, 2020

12:00 – 1:00 PM

WHERE:

Crossroads Community Services

4500 S. Cockrell Hill Road

Dallas, TX 75236

November Lunch & Learn:

SPEAKER:

TBD

WHEN:

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

12:00 – 1:00 PM

WHERE:

Crossroads Community Services

4500 S. Cockrell Hill Road

Dallas, TX 75236

RSVP

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