ELMINA, GHANA Nov 26th - Dec 2nd 2017 31st ANNUAL

CONFERENCE SPONSORS

Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., M.D.

University President

 

Kenneth Kaushansky, M.D.

Senior Vice President for the Health Sciences and Dean,  School of Medicine

 

L. Reuven Pasternak, M.D.

Chief Executive Officer, Stony Brook University Hospital and Vice President for Health Systems

 

Jacqueline B. Mondros, D.S.W.,

Dean, School of Social Welfare;  Assistant Vice President for Social Determinants of Health, Stony Brook  University

Theresa A. Jamison

Chairperson, HRDI Board of Directors

 

Joel K. Johnson, M.Ed.

President and CEO

Miguel  A. Fuentes, Jr.

President & CEO

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IMPORTANT TRAVEL INFORMATION

 

Please make your plane reservation to arrive on November 26th, the first day hotel rooms are available. Due to time-change, you may need to fly on November 25th in order to arrive on November 26th and depart on latest flight on December 2nd.

 

Group travel is being arranged by Tri-Africa Travel Service; www.triafricatravel.com; (773)373-1000; rwtripl@sbcglobal.net. You may call directly in order to use this service.

executive administrators

FRANCES L. BRISBANE, PH.D.

Vice President, Health Sciences Workforce Diversity

Office of Faculty, Staff and Student Diversity

Stony Brook University; and Professor,

School of Social Welfare, Stony Brook, NY

JOEL K. JOHNSON, M.ED.

President and CEO

Human Resources Development Institute, Inc.

Chicago, Illinois

Conference Consultant, Local Organizer

& Cultural Events Coordinator

NANA OKYEREWAA ANSAH II

Adontenhemaa, Mampong-Akuapem

Obaahemaa, Atonkwa, Elmina C/R, Ghana

 

HEALTH

MENTAL HEALTH

HIV/AIDS

ALCOHOLISM & SUBSTANCE ABUSE

VIOLENCE PREVENTION

EDUCATION

 

SPECIAL CONFERENCE

FOCUS AREAS

The conference will have a physician exchange American physicians and physicians from Elmina and Accra toward establishing an informal relationship of sharing research, practice wisdom, and “getting to know each other”. Natural and traditional healers are welcome to participate.

Elmina Beach Resort

 

Rate: $110 per night/per person (includes (2 meals) and coffee break). Indicate you are with “Counseling & Treating People of Colour Conference.” Reservation must be made no later than August 25th! It is recommended that you make your room reservation before registering for the conference.

Reservation email: elbr@gbhghana.net

POC Hotel Contact: Prysila1991@gmail.com

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Jennifer Davidson., M.S., POC Conference Registrar

School of Social Welfare, Stony Brook University

Health Sciences Schools, L2, 093

Stony Brook, NY 11794-8231

 

Tel. 631-444-8361       Fax. 631-444-7565

 

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