Opening & Virtual Plenary

Thursday, October 29th
12:00pm12:50pm

About the Session

Host:  Arif Kamal, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Duke University, Sojourn Scholar

“Voices for Change”

Speakers:
Julie Smithwick, LMSW, CHW, Executive Director, Center for Community Health Alignment
Gayle Dine’Chacon, MD, Founder, Center for Native American Health
Brian Vallo, Governor, Pueblo of Acoma
Rev. Dr. Gus Reyes, Director, Christian Life Commission, Baptist General Convention of Texas
Emily Haozous, Research Scientist, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation

Keynote Presentations

“The Fourth Wave”
Speaker:
Joseph Coughlin, PhD, Founder and Director, MIT AgeLab

“Palliative Care in the Time of COVID-19”
Speaker:
Marisette Hasan
, BSN, RN, CEO and President, The Carolinas Center

Features

Patient Stories, In Their Own Words: Roxanne Louis

“Healing the Entire Person – The Louisville, Kentucky Faith Community Project”

Speakers:
– Elder Angela Overton, Senior Advisor to the Interfaith and Diversity Workgroup, C-TAC
– Pastor Alma Wooley, Senior Pastor, Christ Cathedral Church of Praise
– Rev. Adrian Baker, Minister, Christ Way Baptist Church

Categories

Presented By

Arif Kamal, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine; Sojourn Scholar
Duke University

Marisette Hasan

President and CEO
The Carolinas Center

Rev. Dr. Gus Reyes

Director, Christian Life Commission
Baptist General Convention of Texas

Julie Smithwick, LMSW, CHW

Executive Director
Center for Community Health Alignment

Gayle Dine’Chacon, MD

Founder
Center for Native American Health

Brian Vallo

Governor
Pueblo of Acoma

Emily Haozous, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research Scientist
Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation

Joseph F. Coughlin

Founder and Director
Massachusetts Institute of Technology AgeLab

Pastor Alma Wooley

Senior Pastor
Christ Cathedral of Praise

Elder Angela Overton

Senior Advisor, Interfaith & Diversity Workgroup
Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC)

Rev. Adrian Baker

Minister
Christ Way Baptist Church