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Supporting Women Serving Vulnerable Communities with Dr. Joy DeGruy & Rev. Traci Blackmon

March 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Dr. Joy DeGruy & Rev. Traci Blackmon

Please join the Samuel Merritt University Office of Diversity & Inclusion for a one-day symposium honoring Women’s History Month focused on Women Serving Vulnerable Communities.

Registration: 9:00am-10:00am

Program Begins at 10:00am

Vibrant Presentations and Group Dialogue Sessions by:

  • Dr. Monique LeSarre, Moderator
    Executive Director at Rafiki Coalition for Health and Wellness

  • Dr. Joy DeGruy- Be The Healing (Focused on Dr. DeGruy’s latest Work)
    Dr. DeGruy is a nationally and internationally renowned resercher, educator, author and presenter. Dr. Degruy is the acclaimed author of Post Tramatic Slave Syndrome-America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury, Healing, and Post Tramatic Slave Syndrome : The Study Guide.
  • Rev. Traci Blackmon- Healing Conversations (Centering on Social Activism and Justice)
    Reverend Blackmon is the Executive Minister of Justice & Wellness of the United Church of Christ and Senior Pastor of the Christ the King United Church in Florissant, MO. Rev Blackmon’s communal leadership and work in the aftermath of the killing of Michael Brown Jr., in Ferguson MO has gained her both national and international recognition.

Register Today: http://womenservingvulnerablecommunities.eventbrite.com/


March 17, 2018
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Samuel Merritt University Health Education Center
400 Hawthorne Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609 United States
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(510) 869-1525

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