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Featured Speakers

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The Honorable James E. Clyburn

Majority Whip, U.S. House of Representatives
South Carolina, District 6
avatar for MUSC President David J. Cole, M.D., FACS

MUSC President David J. Cole, M.D., FACS

Medical University of South Carolina
avatar for Dr. Melinda Downing

Dr. Melinda Downing

Department of Energy
Environmental Justice Program Manager
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Mr. Glenn Ellis

Strategies for Well-Being, LLC
avatar for Dr. Reed V. Tuckson

Dr. Reed V. Tuckson

Tuckson Health Connections, LLC
Managing Director
avatar for Dr. Britt Rios-Ellis

Dr. Britt Rios-Ellis

Oakland University
Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
avatar for The Honorable John J. Tecklenburg

The Honorable John J. Tecklenburg

Mayor of Charleston, South Carolina


avatar for Dr. Oluwole Ariyo

Dr. Oluwole Ariyo

Allen University
Associate Professor of Biology Director & PI, AU Environmental...

Mr. Luis Belen

National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved
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Dr. Georges Benjamin

American Public Health Association
Executive Director
avatar for Mr.  Milton Bluehouse

Mr. Milton Bluehouse

Professor and Government Relations Entrepreneur
avatar for Audrey J. Whetsell, MA, CPHIT, NCQA CCE

Audrey J. Whetsell, MA, CPHIT, NCQA CCE

Medical Home Development Group, LLC

Dr. Donna Christensen

President of the Christensen Institute for Community Health and Empowerment
Former Delegate to U.S. Congress for the U.S. Virgin Islands

Mr. Mark F. Cline, PE,

Charleston Water Systems
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Ms. Marcia Conner

National Forum For Black Public Administrators
Executive Director

Mrs. Debra Fraser-Howze

Choose Healthy Life
Founder and President

Dr. Jennifer Friday

The Friday Consulting Group
President and Principal Researcher

The Honorable Rev. Jimmy Gallant

Former Charleston City Councilmember
avatar for The Honorable Dudley Gregorie

The Honorable Dudley Gregorie

Charleston City Council
District 6

Dr. Ashley Hink

Medical University of SC
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Medical Director; MUSC Turning the...
avatar for Ms. Sydney Jackson

Ms. Sydney Jackson

Medical University of SC
College of Medicine
avatar for Dr. L. Toni Lewis

Dr. L. Toni Lewis

Liberation Health Strategies

Mr. Byron Marshall

IPM Solutions, LLC
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Dr. Tom Ellison MD, PhD

Health Education Linkage Programs Inc.
Medical Services Director and Principal Investigator, PROJECT...
avatar for The Honorable Harold Mitchell

The Honorable Harold Mitchell

South Carolina State Legislature
Former SC State Representative
avatar for Ms. Siobhan A. Morse

Ms. Siobhan A. Morse

Universal Health Services, Inc
Ms. Siobhan A. Morse, Director of Clinical Services and...
avatar for Mr. Matthew L. Myers

Mr. Matthew L. Myers

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
avatar for Dr. Earlexia Norwood

Dr. Earlexia Norwood

Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
Service Chief of Family Medicine
avatar for Dr. LaVerne E. Ragster

Dr. LaVerne E. Ragster

Co-Chair, NCHD Undergraduate and Graduate Student Research Forum;...

Rev. Nelson B. Rivers, III

Charity Missionary Baptist Church
avatar for Ms. Carolyn Sawyer

Ms. Carolyn Sawyer

Tom Sawyer Company
Conference Facilitator
avatar for Ms. Dionne Shell

Ms. Dionne Shell

Oakland University

Dr. Mackenzie Soniak

South Carolina's Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Network
Capacity Building Director
avatar for Dr. Michelle Spenser

Dr. Michelle Spenser

John Hopkins University
Associate Director of the Bloomberg American Health Initiative and...

Mr. Derrick Watchman

Sagebrush Hill Group LLC

Mr. Stephen Williams

Houston Health Department
avatar for Dr. Kimberly Butler Willis

Dr. Kimberly Butler Willis

Co-Founder and Managing Director