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SPEAKERS

HEALTHY CHURCHES 2020 INSTITUTE (Click Here)

Session A: 9:00 am – 12 noon

Lunch On Your Own

Session B: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

CONFERENCE VIP OPENING RECEPTION

Hosted by: The Lowcountry Conference Committee

CONFERENCE OPENING

8:45 AM

The 2017 State of the Union on African Americans and Health
– Focus on Brain Health

16th US Surgeon General of the United States

David Satcher, MD

Founder & Senior Advisor

Satcher Health Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine

Atlanta, GA

Creating Sustainable Environments for Healthy Aging

Goldie S. Byrd, PhD

Professor of Biology

Director, Center for Outreach in Alzheimer’s Aging and Community Health

North Carolina A&T State University

Greensboro, NC

Sheila L. Snoddy

Director, Community Action, C-TAC

Washington, DC

CANCER: It’s Development, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Karen Winkfield, MD

Director of Cancer Health Equity

Wake Forest Comprehensive Cancer Center

Wake Forest, NC

Edith Mitchell, MD

Clinical Professor, Department of Medical Oncology

The Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

Philadelphia, PA

Christopher Lathan, MD

Medical Director, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center

Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

Mack Roach III, MD

Professor of Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology and Urology

University of California

San Francisco, CA

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Lunch will be provided

The Economic, Emotional and Physical Costs of Diabetes:
Facts & Figures

Felicia Hill-Briggs, PhD, ABPP

President-Elect, American Diabetes Association

Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Baltimore, MD

Nisa Maruthur, MD, MPH

Director of Community Programs

The Brancati Center for the Advancement of Community Care

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

Rev. Dr. Marshall Prentice

Senior Pastor, Zion Baptist Church

Zion Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Coach

Baltimore, MD

 

Ben Vereen

Actor

 

Featured Preacher

Bishop Paul S. Morton

Senior Pastor

Changing A Generation Full Gospel Baptist Church

Atlanta, GA

 

6:00PM – 8:00PM

Food! Fun! Fitness! Poster Presentations!

EXHIBIT HALL

HEALTHY CHURCH 2020 Prayer Breakfast

Hosted By: The Faith Leaders’ Council
8:00 AM

Featured Preacher

Dr. Jasmin “Jazz” Sculark
The Daughter of Thunder
Founder & Pastor
Victory Grace Center
Bowie, MD

HEALTHY CHURCHES 2020 Workshops

11:15 AM – 12:45 PM
Workshop Sessions A1-A6


1:00 PM —   2:30 PM
Workshop Sessions B1-B6

Lunch served


2:45 PM —   4:15 PM
Workshop Sessions C1-C6

HEALTHY CHURCHES 2020 Awards Dinner

7:00 PM

Special Guest Artist


Tina Lifford
An Evening of Dinner and Inner Fitness
with Actor TINA LIFFORD

2017 Best Practice Awardees

Faith Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Charlotte, NC
Rev. Laura Wilson, Pastor Emeritus
Rev. Dr. Sandra H. Gripper, Pastor

St. Paul AME Zion Church
Alberta, VA
Rev. Alma Coles Charles, Pastor

Church of Saint Charles Borromeo and
Chapel of Resurrection
New York, NY
Father Gregory Chisholm

CLOSING PLENARY

8:45 AM

Why Us? Understanding the Social Determinants of Health Among African Americans


Jewel Mullen, MD, MPH, MPA
Former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC

What Are We Missing? The Burden of Mental Illness and Suicide within African American Families

 

Dr. Khaalida Forbes
Founder & CEO
Metamorphosis Enterprises
Atlanta, GA

Caring About Your Sexual Health

 

Margret L. McKenzie, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Break/Snacks

Special Presentation

 

GOSPEL ARTIST
VASHAWN MITCHELL

Closing Featured Preacher

 

Rev. Dr. Dharius Daniels
Senior Pastor
Kingdom Church
Ewing, NJ

2:30 PM

BENEDICTION