October 2018

Calendar

Charlotte Health & Education Fair

LOCAL HOST – DR. DAVID SMITH  HEALTH AND EDUCATION FAIR Saturday, October 6  11:00AM – 3:00PM Johnson C. Smith University, Jack S. Brayboy Hall 100 Beatties Ford Road Charlotte, NC 28216   COMMUNITY LEADERS FORUM (By invitation) Friday, October 5 Marriott City Center, Charlotte Ballroom 100 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Location: 100 Beatties Ford Road  Charlotte, NC 28216

Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

“Shaping the Science and Health of the Future”

17th Annual Levi Watkins Jr MD Lecture with Gary H. Gibbons, MD Director, NHLBI

Location: Vanderbilt University Medical School, 208 Light Hall

Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Managing Dyslipidemia in Special Populations

A collaboration between the Association of Black Cardiologists, National Hispanic Medical Association, and the National Lipid Association    

Location: Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel, Grand Salon D

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Houston Health and Education Fair

HEALTH AND EDUCATION FAIR: Open to General Public Tiger Paw Walk Texas Southern University 3100 Cleburne St, Houston, TX 77004 Local Host: Simbo Chiadika, MD   COMMUNITY LEADERS FORUM (by invitation only): October 12, 6:30pm Texas Southern University 3100 Cleburne Ave, Houston, TX 77004 The College of Science & Technology Foyer  

Location: Texas Southern University, 3100 Cleburne Ave, Houston, TX 77004

Richmond Health & Education Fair

LOCAL HOST – DR. PHILLIP DUNCAN  HEALTH AND EDUCATION FAIR Saturday, October 13  11:00AM – 3:00PM Greater Richmond Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B 403 N 3rd St, Richmond, VA 23219 COMMUNITY LEADERS FORUM (By invitation) Friday, October 12, 6:30PM – 9:30PM Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) (St. Philips Nursing School) Hermes A. Kontos Medical Sciences Bldg. Auditorium 1217 E…

Location: Greater Richmond Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B, 403 N 3rd St, Richmond, VA 23219

Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

MTM Networking and Informational Program

As part of the Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) Access to Care Initiative, we would like to invite you to join us for the ABC Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Networking and Informational Program.  This free program joins together physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and other health care stakeholders for an interactive 2-hours that will help providers better understand the current…

Location: Various dates and locations: see below

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Macon Health & Education Fair

LOCAL HOSTS – Felix Sogade, MD,  Joseph Poku, MD, and Daniel Haithcock, MD HEALTH AND EDUCATION FAIR Central City Park 150 Willie Smokie Glover Drive Macon, GA 31201   COMMUNITY LEADERS FORUM (By invitation) Friday, October 19 Tubman Museum 310 Cherry Avenue Macon, GA 31201

Location: Macon, GA

Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Webinar: Becoming a Trusted Entity in Diverse Communities …

Free online webinar by FDA Office of Minority Health: “BECOMING A TRUSTED ENTITY IN DIVERSE COMMUNITIES IS THE KEY TO SUCCESS IN CLINICAL RESEARCH” The Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Minority Health will host a free one-hour webinar featuring Dr. Fabian Sandoval. Dr. Sandoval is the CEO and Research Director at Emerson Clinical Research…

Location: online

Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

13th Annual Cardiometabolic Health Congress

The Cardiometabolic Event of the Year™ ABC members: check your email for your special discount code More than one-third of the population has at least one cardiometabolic risk factor – dyslipidemia, CVD, hypertension, diabetes, and/or obesity. Now in its 13th year, the Cardiometabolic Health Congress is the largest, US-based, multidisciplinary conference focused solely on the management…

Location: Sheraton Boston Hotel, Dalton Street, Boston, MA