2017 Healing Justice Alliance Annual Conference
September 24-27, 2017
Inter Continental Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Hotel Reservations: To reserve, click here for $169/night discounted rate. Limited spots available, deadline is Thursday, August 31, 2017.
CME ($100) and CEC ($75) hours are available. If interested, please purchase them along with your conference registration.
September 24, 2017: Pre-Conference networking, food, drinks and tour of Milwaukee
September 25-26, 2017: Conference and workshops
September 27, 2017: Post-Conference workshops and SMSV Grantee Meeting
Keynote Speaker: Jerry Tello
Jerry Tello is an internationally recognized authority in family strengthening, therapeutic healing, cross cultural issues and motivational speaking. As a noted therapist, author, performer and program developer, over the last 30 years Mr Tello has incorporated his real life experience, together with research based knowledge and indigenous cultural based teachings to engage all in a reality-based healing and growth-inspiring experience. He is the author of children’s books, professional publications, culturally based curriculums and inspirational CD’s and DVD’s. Mr Tello has received numerous awards including the Ambassador of Peace award and Presidential Crime Victims Service award.
Presenter: Dr. David Satcher
Dr. David Satcher served as the 10th Assistant Secretary for Health and 16th surgeon general of the United States under the Clinton Administration. After leaving his post as surgeon general, Dr. Satcher became the director of the National Center for Primary Care at the Morehouse School of Medicine. He stepped in to serve as the president of the medical school two years later. Dr. Satcher created the Satcher Health Leadership Institute in 2006. The institute is part of the Morehouse School of Medicine. He serves as its director, overseeing programs on sexual health, disease prevention, mental health and the health needs of underserved communities. Satcher is also the author of the 2005 clinical guide Multicultural Medicine and Health Disparities.