Power Point Presentations and Handouts


Principles of Leadership

Martha L. Elks, MD, PhD, Senior Associate Dean, Educational Affairs, Professor of Medical Education; Professor of Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine

Social Determinants of Health

Kisha B. Holden, PhD, MSCR, Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Interim Director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine

U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services:  A focus on chronic diseases

Sharon Ricks, MA, Regional Health Administrator, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Ethical Leadership – Character, Civility and Community      

David Hefner, EdD, Vice President, Office of Strategy and Institutional Effectiveness, Morehouse School of Medicine

Community Assessment Tools, Outcomes, Measurements and Community Programs

Tabia Akintobi, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Director & Associate Dean of Prevention Research Center & Community Engagement, Morehouse School of Medicine  

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Healthcare Reform and Health Equity

Megan Douglas, JD, Associate Director of Health Information Technology Policy, National Center for Primary Care, Morehouse School of Medicine


Advancing the Needs of Men and Boys of Color

Starla Hairston Blanks, MBA, MPH, Director Community Voices Satcher Health Leadership Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine


Physical Activity and Nutrition

Jammie M. Hopkins, DrPH, MS, Assistant Professor, Community Health & Preventive Medicine,  Project Director, Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Health Disparities, Morehouse School of Medicine

Health Equity and the Built Environment

Na’Taki Osborne Jelks, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Agnes Scott College, Chair, Board of Directors, West Atlanta Watershed Alliance, Co-Chair Lead Steward, Proctor Creek Stewardship Council




Bridges to Health Equity: Community Based Participatory Research          

Robina Josiah Willock, MPH, PhD, Assistant Professor, Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine

Mental Health and Wellness: The Key to Healthy Communities                  

Vaughn Gay, Med, Assistant Director, Counseling Services Morehouse School of Medicine

Luncheon and Keynote Address: Achieving Health Equity: A Cliff Analogy: A Gardner’s Tale, A Treaty, and Other Powerful Tools                      

Camara Jones, MD, MPH, PhD, Immediate Past President of the American Public Health Association (APHA), Senior Fellow of Satcher Health Leadership Institute and Cardiovascular Research Institute, Adjunct Associate Professor Community Health and Preventive Medicine at Morehouse School of Medicine


Outcome Measurements of Community Programs              

Latrice Rollins, PhD, Assistant Director, Evaluation and Institutional Assessment Prevention Research Center, Morehouse School of Medicine

Integrating Behavioral Health and Physical Health for Improved Outcomes

Sharon A. Rachel, MA, MPH, Deputy Director, Kennedy-Satcher Center for Mental Health Equity, Associate Director, Integrated Care Leadership Program, Satcher Health Leadership Institute

Disparities in Sexual Health: HIV, AIDS, HPV and Equity

Natalie Hernandez, PhD, MPH , Assistant Professor, Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine