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The Black Health Forum: Embracing Black Mental Wellness

North Carolina Chapter of National Association of Healthcare Executives

Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

The Black Health Forum: Embracing Black Mental Wellness

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Proceeds will support North Carolina graduate students in healthcare administration travel to Orlando, FL to attend the 2018 NAHSE Educational Conference in October. Please consider contributing to support in our effort to further the mission of empowering the next generation of leaders today. To learn more about the conference, please visit https://www.nahse.org/conference/
Sep 28, 2018 Enter donation ($)
General Admission - NAHSE Member   more info 1d 16h 40m $40.00 $0.00
General Admission - Nonmember   more info 1d 16h 40m $50.00 $0.00
General Admission - Student   more info 1d 16h 40m $25.00 $0.00

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THE BLACK HEALTH FORUM:  EMBRACING BLACK MENTAL WELLNESS

 

Keynote Speaker

Victor Armstrong, MSW

Vice President, Behavioral Health
Atrium Health

 

Panel Speakers

Cornell P. Wright, MPA, Executive Director of the North Carolina Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities

Kimya N. Dennis, Ph.D. Community Advocate, Educator, Researcher, Consultant, and Speaker

Kurtis Taylor, Executive Director of the Alcohol Drug Council of NC

Danielle R. Busby, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept of Psychiatry at University of Michigan and founding Member of Black Mental Wellness Corp

Erikka Dzirasa, MD, MPH, Psychiatrist, Catalyst Therapeutic Services

 

Learn More About Our Speakers Here


Agenda

  • 5:30 – 6:00    Welcome, Registration and Refreshments
  • 6:00 – 6:30    Keynote Address: “Rising Above The Stigma of Mental Illness in The Black Community”
  • 6:30 – 6:45    Networking Break
  • 6:45 – 8:15    Panel Discussion: “Behavioral Healthcare – Approaches to Increase Value and Meet Community Needs”
  • 8:15 – 8:25    Presentation of Fundraising Gift
  • 8:25 – 8:30    Closing

Labor Day Early Bird Registration Available through September 6th:  $30 NAHSE members / $40 non-members / $15 students*

Regular Price: $40 NAHSE members / $50 non-members / $25 students*

*Administrative Fellows and Residents are eligible for the student rate. 

 

Presented by the North Carolina Chapter of the National Association of Healthcare Executives (NAHSE) in partnership with Triangle Healthcare Executives’ Forum (THEF) an independent chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

As an independent chartered chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Triangle Healthcare Executives’ Forum is authorized to award 3 hours of ACHE Qualified Education credit toward advancement or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Participants in this program who wish to have it considered for ACHE Qualified Education credit should list their attendance when they apply to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification.

Part of the event proceeds will go to North Carolina graduate students in healthcare administration to the 2018 NAHSE Educational Conference. Please consider contributing in our effort to further the mission of empowering the next generation of leaders today. To learn more about the conference, please visit https://www.nahse.org/conference/

Additional partnership and sponsorship opportunities available. Send email to ncnahse@gmail.com to inquire.

Dress for the event is Business Professional.

 

Directions/Map/Parking

 

The event will take place in Rosenau Hall in The Gillings School of Global Public Health located on 135 Dauer Drive on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus. Please note that we do not have on-site parking at the School, so please allow 10-15 minutes to locate parking. We recommend the McCauley deck (available after 5PM) or the Dogwood Deck (located across from UNC Healthcare).

 

Driving Directions to McCauley Deck: https://goo.gl/maps/pDhYAQ5oqCm Located under the FedEx Global Education Center at 301 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516

 

Directions to Dogwood Deck: https://goo.gl/maps/h2cPBjGBgM32

 

Additional detailed driving directions to the School, along with local accommodation options is available at the following link: https://sph.unc.edu/resource-pages/map-and-directions/

 

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Have questions about The Black Health Forum: Embracing Black Mental Wellness? Contact North Carolina Chapter of National Association of Healthcare Executives

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Joan Heckler Gillings Auditorium
Rosenau Hall, Gillings School of Public Health - The University of North Caroling Chapel Hill
135 Dauer Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)


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North Carolina Chapter of National Association of Healthcare Executives

The National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE) is a non-profit association of Black health care executives founded in 1968 for the purpose of promoting the advancement and development of Black health care leaders, and elevating the quality of health care services rendered to minority and underserved communities.

​The North Carolina chapter of NAHSE supports our members across the state.  We are focused on being a convener, connector, and collaborator for minority groups in the healthcare field.  To learn more please visit www.ncnahse.org

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