Press release: Join TEDxFSCJ for an upcoming salon event, “Access to Care,” where we will explore the recent trends in health care and what they mean for our local community. Our expert panelists will discuss the challenges that exist in health care access across the First Coast, the work being done to address the inequities and available resources for those in most need.

Panelists include:

    Terrie Andrews, Ph.D., Behavioral Health System Administrator, Baptist Health
    Carol Jenkins Neil, Ph.D., Professor of Nursing, FSCJ, and President, First Coast Black Nurses Association
    Melanie Patz, Vice President of Community Investment and Impact, Baptist Health
    Mobeen Rathore, M.D., Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville
    Shannon Shea, M.D., M.P.H., Pediatrician, Agape Community Health Center

Hosting the discussion will be FSCJ Associate Dean of Nursing Joan Boyd and FSCJ Bachelor of Science in Nursing Student Larissa Mayer.

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This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Thursday, November 7, 2019, 6-8:30 p.m.

FSCJ Deerwood Center
Performance Theatre, G1709
9911 Old Baymeadows Road
Jacksonville, Florida 32256