Fourth Annual John W. Hatch FaithHealth Lecture Series
December 3, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Estey Hall Auditorium
Shaw University Divinity School and the Division of FaithHealth Ministries at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center invite you to the Fourth Annual John W. Hatch
FaithHealth Lecture Series on Tuesday,
December 3, 2019. The series, named as a commemoration of the pioneering work of Dr. John Hatch in the areas of faith, health, and community organization, seeks to:
- Provide a forum for participants to engage in diverse streams of intellectual knowledge gained through individuals, communities and institutions that are relevant to the fields of faith and health.
- Create opportunities for open dialogue, story sharing, and innovation between faith and health communities towards the goal of improved quality of life in the communities/populations served.
- Build stronger communities vested in bridging the space between the healing worlds of faith and health.
The morning keynoter is Dr. Howard Koh, Harvey V.
Fineberg Professor of the Practice of Public Health Leadership, Harvard
University. His distinctions include:
- 14th Assistant Secretary for Health, US Dept of Health and Human Services
(nominated by President Barack Obama)
publications including articles on health and spirituality
Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award for National Service
by Modern Healthcare as one of the country's "Top 100 Most
Influential People in Healthcare"
Also planned is a special afternoon session on Climate Change and
Environmental Justice, featuring Secretary Michael Regan, North
Carolina Department of Environmental Quality. Secretary
Regan was appointed by Governor Roy Cooper to oversee the state agency
dedicated to science-based environmental stewardship for the health and
prosperity of all North Carolinians. He
has decades of expertise and experience in environmental regulation and
air quality and energy programs (served at US Environmental Protection
Agency under both Clinton and Bush Administrations)
- program design to
reduce pollution, improve energy efficiency and overcome
deadline is November 5, 2019. There is no registration fee,
however registration is required. To register or for questions,
please email your name and organization (if applicable), as well as your
attendance information below to Robin Danner at email@example.com.