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MLK, Jr. Global Health Equity Summit

Institute for the Advancement of Multicultural & Minority Medicine (IAMMM)

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 8:30 AM - Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 4:30 PM (EDT)

MLK, Jr. Global Health Equity Summit

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The Institute for the Advancement of Multicultural & Minority Medicine (IAMMM) announces the Second MLK, Jr. Bi-Annual Global Health Equity Summit.  Global Health: Common Barriers to Sustainable Impact.

The Summit is an evaluative experience with world class leaders in health care: providers, educators, and researchers who will present results-driven models, progress reports and future mandates to advance health equity.  The purpose of the conference is to mobilize and monitor the outcomes in education and prevention for sustainable global health through established collaborative partnerships. 

 SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

Hon. Louis W. Sullivan, MD, Former US Secretary of Health and Human Services

Wayne Frederick, MD, Provost, Howard University

Michael Gabaudan, MD, President, Refugees International, Inc

H.E. Michael Moussa-Adamo, Embassy of Gabon

Gary Gibbons, Director, National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute, NIH

Harold P. Freeman, MD, President, Harold P. Freeman Navigation Institute

Donald Wilson, MD, Dean Emeritus, University of MD School of Medicine

Stephen Hayes, President, Corporate Council on Africa

Darrell Kirch, President/CEO Association of American Medical Colleges

Marsha Butler, Senior Vice President, Colgate Palmolive

John Ruffin, PhD, Director, National Institute on Minority Health & Health Disparities, NIH

Scott McNabb, PhD, Emory University of Medicine

Barbara Ross-Lee, DO, Vice President, New York Institute of Medicine

Richard Valachovic, DMD, President/CEO, American Dental Education Association

Harvey Brenner, PhD, Professor, University of North Texas Health Sciences

H.E. Dr. Denis Antoine, Grenadian Ambassador to the United Nations

TOPICS INCLUDE:

Can Disease-Focused Therapy Reduce Disparities

Reducing Economic Burden by Reducing Disease Burden

Affordable Care Act: Next Steps

Partnerships Among Countries Lead to Global Health Success

Diversity in Research-Update

Successful Domestic and International Health Initiatives

SPONSORS:

HOWARD UNIVERSITY, PFIZER, EMBASSY OF GABON, AMERICAN DENTAL EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

Association of American Medical Colleges, American Osteopathic Association and Foundation, Embassy of Qatar

 

 

                                                          

 

Have questions about MLK, Jr. Global Health Equity Summit? Contact Institute for the Advancement of Multicultural & Minority Medicine (IAMMM)

When & Where


The Willard Intercontinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20004

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 8:30 AM - Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 4:30 PM (EDT)


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Institute for the Advancement of Multicultural & Minority Medicine (IAMMM)

IAMMM is a nonprofit organization that works with partners and alliances to eliminate disparities in health and healthcare among underrepresented and underserved multicultural communitis through research, education, and advocacy.

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