Educating and Mobilizing The African American Community 
Around Prostate Cancer Issues
Friday, September 16th, 9 am - 12 pm

 Speakers and Presenters

Educating and mobilizing African American communities in the fight against prostate cancer is paramount to PHEN's mission, and the public health need, to eliminate the prostate cancer disparity. Meeting this challenge requires the involvement and support of a broad array of leadership working together at all levels. This summit session will review and assess some of these initiatives and explore new strategies that can accelerate progress.  

                    Moderator                      Jerlando F. Jackson, Ph.D.         Reverend Tan C. Moss
         Mark W. Kennedy, MBA

             Golden H. Bethune-Hill               Artie L. Shelton, M.D.                  Mr. Michael Shaw

The Summit is Free and Open to the Public! 


Summit Agenda Overview and Schedule

Thursday, September 15th 
United States Capitol
Visitors Center, Room HVC 201AB
 9:00 am - 9:30 am: Summit Opening Proceedings

 12:00 noon - 1:00pm Lunch

 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm: Closing Remarks

 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Networking Reception

Friday, September 16th
Washington Convention Center, Room 144C

  A Session of the Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference
Host: Congressman Gregory Meeks (D-NY)

 9 am - 9:30 Opening Remarks
 9 am - 11:30 am: Meeting the Challenges of Educating and Mobilizing Black  Communities on Prostate Cancer Issues

 11:30 am - 12 noon Summit Closing Remarks

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