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GW’s Annual Minority Health Conference to Feature CMS Director Dr. Cara V. James

The Black Public Health Student Network (BPHSN) at Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University will host its annual Minority Health Conference on February 26, 2016. This year’s theme is “The Race for the White House: Creating Health Equity in Today’s Political Landscape.” The conference will feature keynote speaker Dr. Cara V. James, director of the Office of Minority Health at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The day will be filled with thought-provoking dialogue and a discussion of today’s pressing issues with the following interactive panels:

  • Exploring the Accessibility of Reproductive and Sexual Health Care
  • Mass Incarcerations: A Public Health Epidemic
  • Action and Awareness: A Climate Change Discussion

All are welcome to join BPHSN in addressing the challenges faced daily by disenfranchised communities.

February 26 | 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Milken Institute School of Public Health
The George Washington University
950 New Hampshire Ave., NW

Register to attend