Sept 25 NYC Men of Color Health Symposium Features Former US Surgeon General Satcher

New York City Men of Color Symposium

A Free Symposium for Health, Prevention, Mental Health & Suicide Prevention

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 9:00AM - 1:00PM

National Museum of the American Indian 1 Bowling Green New York, NY 10004


Keynote Speaker: Dr. David Satcher, MD, PhD

Former US Surgeon General and assistant secretary of Department of health and human services


A FREE Symposium for:

Health and Behavioral Health Practitioners, the Faith-Based Community, Health and

Academic Institutions, Government, Head Start Grantees and individuals who want to raise awareness, share information, and communicate opportunities for providing quality care for men of color.

Workshops will be led by experts in the field of behavioral health and wellness from academic and health institutions, community organizations, government and faith-based organizations.


This event is co-sponsored by the following HHS Organizations: Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Assistant Secretary of Health (OASH), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), and Black Psychiatrists of Greater New York and Associates, The Mental Health Association of New York City, Mary Pender-Greene Consulting Group, Fordham-Tremont Community Mental Health Center, and Children's Defense Fund.


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