Speakers: Dr. Dennis Young (Missouri City Baptist Church), Millicent Haynes (Windsor Village), Reverend Edward Gomez (San Pablo / St. Paul’s Episcopal Church), George Anderson (The Fountain of Praise)
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50 Hoops Legend Event
Date: Thursday, July 29, 2021
Time: 12:30 p.m. CST
Meeting ID: 869 9409 3567
About this Event
For over 20 years, 50 Hoops has worked with partners to raise awareness of cancer and clinical trials in African American communities. This year, they will recognize partners as 50 Hoops Legends. Each Legend will carry the torch and expand this work through programs implemented across the US.
COVID-19 Health Webinar Series
COVID-19 Health Webinar Series will offer free virtual weekly sessions starting Dec. 1. The series will cover several topics related to the pandemic.
December 1, 2020: COVID 101: What you need to know about Coronavirus
Speakers: Roy F Chemaly, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P., F.I.D.S.A. (Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, Division of Internal Medicine)
Rayne H. Rouce, M.D. (Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Associate Director, Community Engagement, Office of Diversity, Baylor College of Medicine)
Lynne Nguyen, M.P.H. (Program Director, Community and Populations Core, Center for Community-Engaged Translational Research, MD Anderson)
December 10, 2020: Take Care: How to cope with stress, economic loss during COVID-19
Rachel Lynn, MD (Department of Psychiatry, Division of Internal Medicine)
Janice Beal, Ph.D. (Beal Counseling Associates, The Links, Inc.)
December 15, 2020: The Doors of the Church are now Open: How churches are worshipping safely
Pastor Dennis Young (Missouri City Baptist Church)
Millicent Haynes (Windsor Village United Methodist Church)
Reverend Edward Gomez (San Pablo / St. Paul’s Episcopal Church)
George Anderson (Fallbrook Church)
December 17, 2020: Mask Up: Worksite safety impact on COVID-19
For questions or concerns, please call 713-792-6400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Who should attend the COVID-19 Health Webinar Series?
Church leaders, congregants, health professionals, and COVID-19 experts from African American and Hispanic communities. This event is also open to the public.
Eyes Have Not Seen, Ears Have Not Heard: Breakthroughs in Cancer Research
Saturday, September 28, 2019
About this Event
This conference brings together church leaders, congregants, health professionals and cancer experts from across the country to address cancer health disparities in African American communities.
Complimentary breakfast, lunch and parking will be provided. Attendees will also receive access to programs and resources that you can implement at your church. Please plan to arrive at 8:00 a.m. for breakfast and check-in. The program is from 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
- Breast Cancer Health Disparities: Abenaa M. Brewster, M.D., M.H.S.- MD Anderson
- Prostate Cancer Health Disparities: Curtis A. Pettaway MD- MD Anderson
- Cervical Cancer Health Disparities: Dineo Khabele MD, FACOG, FACS: Vice Chair for Research- University of Kansas Medical Center
- Lung Cancer Health Disparities: Ray Osarogiagbon, MBBS, FACP; University of Memphis School of Public Health and Baptist Centers for Cancer Care
- Colorectal Cancer Health Disparities: Yi-Qian Nancy You, MD, MHSc, FACS, Department of Surgical Oncology, Division of Surgery-MD Anderson
- Myeloma Cancer Health Disparities: Christopher R. Flowers, MD, MS, FASCO-MD Anderson