Health Equity Event Speakers, Topics & Agenda Announced!

We’re pleased to share our full lineup of speakers and the agenda for Achieving Health Equity through Growth, Innovation, and Reflection. This event will take place virtually on October 22, 2021.

Achieving Health Equity Through Growth, Innovation, and Reflection is an event planned to convene nurses nationwide. This event will explore how nurses can harness the momentum of personal growth to affect systemic change. One of our sessions will also satisfy one hour of the state-mandated Implicit Bias training for nurses.

8:00am
Visit Virtual Sponsor Booths

8:45am
Opening Remarks

9:00am
Future of Nursing 2020-2030
Sue Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN
Senior Advisor for Nursing, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

10:00am
Courageous Conversations
Tonya Bailey, PhD
Chief Diversity Officer, Lansing Community College

11:00am
Care in Context and Community Engagement
Susan Swider, PhD, PHNA-BC, FAAN
Professor, Rush University

1:00pm
Exploring Consumer Sentiment to Advance Health Equity
Barb Petee, Executive Director, The Root Cause Coalition
Alexandra Lewin-Zwerdling, Senior Advisor, Research and Communication, The Root Cause Coalition

2:00pm
Health Literacy: Path to Improve Health Communication and Health Equity
Terry Davis, PhD
Professor, Louisiana State University

3:00pm
Young Men’s Health Matters
Jade Burns, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan School of Nursing

Register today for early bird pricing! Your registration includes lifetime access to each session.

This activity will be submitted to the Midwest Multistate Division for approval to award nursing contact hours. The Midwest Multistate Division is accredited as an approver of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. For more information regarding contact hours, please call Kristin Sewell at 517-908-8243.