2021 Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls Symposium When Black Women Touch Medicine, We Heal the World
Office of Congresswoman Robin Kelly Congressional Caucus on Black Women & Girls
“2021 Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls Symposium, When Black Women Touch Medicine, We Heal the World”
The event will honor and provide an illustrious timeline Black Women’s contribution to the advancement of medicine. From the immortality of Henrietta Lacks to the intrepid and timely COVID-19 vaccination research and development of Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett and her team at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), attendees will leave with a greater appreciation of the Black woman’s value and validity in modern medicine.
Dr. Lisa Green, CEO of Family Christian Health Center will be moderating this event!
Date: Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Time: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM(CST)
Location: House of Hope | 752 East 114th Street | Chicago, IL 60628