Livestream: Addressing Health Disparities & Advancing Health Equity

Date: Thursday, April 28th at 1pm ET

At the conclusion of Minority Health Month, this #ChronicDiseaseDay livestream event will focus on health disparities that continue to affect minority populations and encourage action through education and awareness.

Missed the livestream? Watch it below:

With remarks and presentations by special guests:

David Bakelman

Chief Executive Officer, National Pancreas Foundation

Debra Fraser-Howze

Founder & President, Choose Healthy Life

Dr. Loretta Christensen, MBA, MSJ, FACS

Chief Medical Officer, Indian Health Service

Congresswoman Nanette Diaz Barragan (CA)

Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA)

Melodie Narain-Blackwell

Founder, Color of Crohn's and Chronic Illness

Dr. Louis Wade Sullivan

Former Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence (MI)

Norma Marti

Co-Lead, North Carolina Community Engagement Alliance

Maisha Standifer, PhD, MPH

Morehouse School of Medicine