In lieu of our Annual Collaborative Health Fair, this year we will be hosting a virtual CollaborativeBlack Health Summit: Community Health, Covid-19, and Moving Forward Together on February 26 & 27, 2021. The purpose of the summit is to provide relevant and actionable information, connect attendees to available community resources, create a space of mutual support and connectedness, and showcase various strategies and best practices for helping all achieve their highest level of health and well-being.
This event is FREE and open to everyone in the community! Please join us online from 4 - 9 p.m. MST on Friday, February 26, 2021 and from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. MST on Saturday, February 27, 2021.
It will feature a variety of speakers, presentations, and interactive breakout sessions. Here are some highlights on what to expect:
Keynote by Dr. Terri Richardson and a panel discussion on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) health and vaccine information featuring Drs. Oswaldo "Ozzie" Grenardo, Sheila Davis & Stephaun Wallace
A panel discussion with Black Democratic Legislative Caucus of Colorado members featuring Rep. Jennifer Bacon, Sen. James Coleman, Rep. Tony Exum Sr., Rep. Dominque Jackson, and Rep. Naquetta Ricks
Presentation by Morehouse School of Medicine’s National COVID-19 Resiliency Network (NCRN)
Entertainment performances (Tony Exum Jr, Mr. Charles Doss & The Let’s Start Dancing Crew, and Saturday opening with Dianne Reeves)
New mom training by CCBN Scholar Janaye Bruce on the differences in an adult Emergency Departments, Pediatric Emergency Departments, Urgent Cares, and Primary Care Facilities and when to use them.
Data on health/healthcare outcomes and disparities
How to find and access community resources and assistance programs
How to stay healthy and socially connected
Learn skills and receive training and tips for self-care, parenting, health advocacy, and community engagement
Please consider subscribing to our e-newsletter to stay up-to-date on events and service offerings at www.caahealth.org. Any questions? Please contact Eric Moore at Eric@caahealth.orgor 303-355-3423 ext. 112