MPHI Staff Attend and Present at
ACCESS Arab Health Summit 2018

///MPHI Staff Attend and Present at ACCESS Arab Health Summit 2018

MPHI Staff Attend and Present at ACCESS Arab Health Summit 2018

MPHI is a proud partner of ACCESS, a scientific biennial forum that serves as a major platform for academic and public health leaders, health and mental health professionals along with policymakers to share best practices and strategic solutions to improve health on a global scale and build research capacity. This year was the 8th ACCESS Arab Health Summit, and it served as a platform for discussions around health rights, public health research, capacity building, and community engagement as it relates to health and mental health issues among immigrants, refugees and vulnerable populations.

This year many of MPHI’s staff and board members were in attendance, as well as serving as keynote speakers, moderators, and speakers for a variety of dynamic sessions including:

Renée Canady, Chief Executive Officer, MPHI

  • Keynote Speaker: Advancing Equity and Justice: A Leadership Mandate

May Darwish-Yassine, Chief Program Officer, MPHI

  • Moderator: Caring Effectively: Supporting Communities to Achieve Equitable Health Outcomes
  • Speaker: Advancing Equity and Justice: A Leadership Mandate

Paul Elam, Chief Strategy Officer, MPHI

  • Speaker: Advancing Equity and Justice: A Leadership Mandate

Marijata Daniel-Echols, Program Director for the Center for Health Equity Practice, MPHI

  • Speaker: Abstract Presentation: Trauma and Grief in Children – Adverse Childhood Experiences and the Social Determinants of Health

Bengt Arnetz, Vice President of MPHI’s Board of Directors

  • Moderator: Advancing Equity and Justice: A Leadership Mandate
  • Speaker: Promoting Partnerships Between Academic Institutions, NGOs and Relief Agencies

Phyllis Meadows, Member of MPHI’s Board of Directors

  • Speaker: Supporting and Building Public Health Capacity in Resource Poor Settings: Foundation & NGO Insights

For more information about the 8th ACCESS Arab Health Summit, please visit:

https://www.accesscommunity.org/arabhealthsummit

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