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Pennsylvania Black Health Matters Conference

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Welcome from Community Hero Leadership
A warm welcome from Community Hero leadership.
2021-04-08T08:30:00Z 2021-04-08T08:45:00Z America/New_York Welcome+from+Community+Hero+Leadership https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote Address
2021-04-08T08:45:00Z 2021-04-08T08:55:00Z America/New_York Keynote+Address https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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From Funding to Food: How to Access Resources to Take Care of Your Loved Ones
Learn how federal funding makes its way to communities. A great forum for grassroots orgs&families to learn how to obtain needed funding and services.
2021-04-08T09:00:00Z 2021-04-08T10:00:00Z America/New_York From+Funding+to+Food%3A+How+to+Access+Resources+to+Take+Care+of+Your+Loved+Ones https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Creating Your Spirited Place: The Connection of Mind, Health, and Spirit in Black community.
Spiritual leaders have a roundtable discussion about the connection of prayer, meditation, and other techniques and the connection to one's health.
2021-04-08T10:00:00Z 2021-04-08T10:30:00Z America/New_York Creating+Your+Spirited+Place%3A++The+Connection+of+Mind%2C+Health%2C+and+Spirit+in+Black+community.++ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Debunking the Top Myths about Organ and Tissue Donation
Gift of Life explains the urgency of organ and tissue donation in the Black community. An actual donor family and recipient will share their experience.
2021-04-08T10:30:00Z 2021-04-08T11:00:00Z America/New_York Debunking+the+Top+Myths+about+Organ+and+Tissue+Donation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Recognize common warning signs of Alzheimer's; learn what symptoms to look for in yourself and others.
2021-04-08T11:00:00Z 2021-04-08T12:00:00Z America/New_York 10+Warning+Signs+of+Alzheimer%27s https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Have Lunch with Chef Elijah
Turn on your stove and join Chef Elijah re-imagine a not-so-healthy dish into a delicious and more importantly, nutritious meal. Yum!
2021-04-08T12:00:00Z 2021-04-08T12:30:00Z America/New_York Have+Lunch+with+Chef+Elijah https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Her Voice: Learning How to Be Your Own Best Advocate at Your Next Appointment
Women will walk away with a specific game plan to make sure they know how to advocate for themselves at their next doctor's appointment.
2021-04-08T13:00:00Z 2021-04-08T14:00:00Z America/New_York Her+Voice%3A++Learning+How+to+Be+Your+Own+Best+Advocate+at+Your+Next+Appointment https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Black Beauty Unplugged: The Impact of Social Media on the Perception of Beauty and Sexuality
A discussion that delves into beauty, identity, expression, hypersexualization, the new norms, and what this means in regards to physical and mental health.
2021-04-08T16:00:00Z 2021-04-08T17:00:00Z America/New_York Black+Beauty+Unplugged%3A++The+Impact+of+Social+Media+on+the+Perception+of+Beauty+and+Sexuality+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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In Crisis: Black Mental Health in America
Experts will explain how to recognize mental and emotional health problems and navigating the inequities of the mental health care system.
2021-04-08T17:00:00Z 2021-04-08T18:00:00Z America/New_York In+Crisis%3A++Black+Mental+Health+in+America https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Grits, Genes, and Girth
Exploring the intersection of food choice, food availability. genetics, and disease.
2021-04-08T18:00:00Z 2021-04-08T19:00:00Z America/New_York Grits%2C+Genes%2C+and+Girth https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Establishing Trust from the Backseat: A Critical Challenge in the Black Community
Discussion about how to overcome the historic distrust of the healthcare system and coping with COVID.
2021-04-08T19:00:00Z 2021-04-08T20:00:00Z America/New_York Establishing+Trust+from+the+Backseat%3A++A+Critical+Challenge+in+the+Black+Community https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fpennsylvania-black-health-matters-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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