Panel Discussion on: African Centred Approaches to Black Health

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Panel Discussion on: African Centred Approaches to Black Health

Join us for a Panel Discussion on African Centred Approaches to Black Health

When and where

Date and time

Location

Online

About this event

  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

The Diversity and Equity Committee (DEC) Conversation Series, School of Social Work in collaboration with the Nova Scotia College of Social Workers (NSCSW)and Healthy Populations Institute Flagship Project (HPI), Improving the Health Outcomes of People of African Descent offers an interactive "Panel Discussion on African Centred Approaches to Black Health.” The event is scheduled for 5:30pm to 8:00pm (Atlantic Time) on Thursday, February 23, 2023.

PANELLISTS:

Juanita Paris: Experiential Dimensions of Black Health

Dr Taiwo Okunade: Reflective Interrogation of Stigma and Mental Illness in Africa

Nwanneka Ejiofor: African Approach to Psychotherapy

Robert Seymour Wright: Black Mental Health, Human Rights and Reparations

Dr Yinka Akin-Deko: The ICE system, easy steps to get your healthcare needs met

MODERATOR:

Dr. Barbara Hamilton-Hinch, Dalhousie University

Participants will also engage in discussions with panellists

EVERYONE IS WELCOME

REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE TO JOIN THE MICROSOFT TEAMS EVENT

EVENTBRITE REGISTRATION LINK:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/panel-discussion-on-african-centred-approaches-to-black-health-tickets-507698779717

Contact: Dr. Ifeyinwa Mbakogu, Chair of the Diversity and Equity Committee (DEC) sswdec@dal.ca

This event is brought to you by the Diversity and Equity Committee (DEC) of the School of Social Work, Dalhousie University.​

NOTE: The Diversity and Equity Committee (DEC) Events are not recorded to offer safe spaces for presenters and audiences to engage in critical discussions

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