2012 Healthcare Diversity Summit

Title

Inaugural Florida Healthcare Diversity Summit

 

Theme

Healthcare for Diverse Communities: Bridging the Access and Disparities Divide

 

Date

Friday, May 18, 2012

 

Time

8:00 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.

 

Location

Moffitt Cancer Center
Stabile Research Building – Couch Auditorium
12902 Magnolia Drive
Tampa, FL 33612

 

Keynote Speaker

Ricardo Forbes
Chief Diversity Officer & Corporate Vice President
Baptist Health South Florida
Understanding Diversity and Inclusion, A Turning Point in the Delivery of Health Care

 

Moderator

Tracey Jaensch
Managing Parter, Tampa Office
Ford & Harrison LLP

 

Panelists

Lynne Hebert
Chief Operating Officer
Senior Home Care

Topic: Cultural Competence in Clinical Care

Venessa River-Colón
Moffitt Program for Outreach Wellness Education & Resources (M-POWER)
Moffitt Cancer Center

Topic: The Community Perspective: Challenges Accessing Care

Oscar Arocha
Sr. Executive, Global Strategies
Language Line

Topic: Providing Language Access in a Patient Care Setting

Brian Winfield
Communications Director
Equality Florida

Topic: Healthcare Equality for the LGBT Community

 

register for healthcare diversity summit

 

Employees at Moffitt Cancer Center: please contact sofia.reed@floridadiversitycouncil.org rather than registering!

 

Sponsors

Aerotek Moffitt Cancer Center
Amerigroup Fifth Third Bank