November 2, 2019 Conference Agenda

8:00 AM

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM

Welcome and Greetings - Medical Staff Auditorium

Dr. Michael Ugwueke, President and CEO, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Dr. Albert Mosley, Chief Mission Integration Officer and Senior Vice President, MLH

8:45 AM

Opening Worship - medical staff auditorium

Pastor Shadonna Becton Ross, Pursuit of God Church

9:00 AM

Plenary I - “Ask the Docs”

Reginique Green, MD - Family Medicine

Mekel S. Harris, PhD - Psychology

Sandra Randolph, MD - Family Medicine

Danielle Tate, MD - OB/GYN & Maternal Fetal Medicine

Facilitated by Altha Stewart, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)

10:30 AM

Concurrent Sessions

All In: Black Women Advocating for Change

Led by Brandy J. Flynn (Flynn Consulting)  and Carol Jackson (Families Matter)

Over the years, the significant contributions of Black women in shaping and changing the world for the better are often minimized or neglected. Participants will learn why it is essential to advocate for self. This workshop will explore the various ways advocacy can amplify the voices of black women in the family and community.

Caregiving 101: What You Really Need to Know

Led by Elizabeth Bradshaw Scott, MHA, MSN, APRN, BC (Alzheimer’s Association)

As a family caregiver, you can gradually lose yourself. Caregivers will learn new ways to respond to troubling behavior, and feel more confident and positive about their caregiving role. Come prepared for good company, laughter, information and communication.

Taking Care of Me in a Busy World

Led by Kima Richard, LPC-MHSP and Karole Blake-Shorter, LCSW (Methodist Employee Assistance Program)

Why do we put ourselves near the bottom of our “to do” list? Taking care of ourselves is a necessity not a luxury. Learn concrete ways to adjust your mindset so that self-care in this busy world remains a priority.

ALSO AVAILABLE:

Biometric Screenings

Chair Massages

11:30 AM

Lunch - Medical Staff Auditorium

Lunch provided by Big Momma’s and Granny’s Catering

12:00 PM

Plenary II - “Laugh Out Loud”

Chinnitta Morris, also known as “Chocolate,” Christian comedian from Atlanta, GA

12:30 PM

Sending Forth and Blessing - Medical Staff Auditorium

Rev. Karren Todd, Executive Director of POWER Ministries, Inc. and CEO of Empowerment Coaching and Consulting

Karen Brown, music

Rev. Dr. Deborah Smith, Superintendent of Metro District of the Memphis Conference of United Methodist Church, offered greetings at the 2018 summit.

Rev. Dr. Deborah Smith, Superintendent of Metro District of the Memphis Conference of United Methodist Church, offered greetings at the 2018 summit.

Physicians at the “Ask the Docs” panel moderated by Shantelle Leatherwood, CEO of Christ Community Health Services.

Physicians at the “Ask the Docs” panel moderated by Shantelle Leatherwood, CEO of Christ Community Health Services.

Michael Ugwueke, CEO of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, brings greetings to the summit participants.

Michael Ugwueke, CEO of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, brings greetings to the summit participants.

Participants at the inaugural summit at the Kitchen Table Talks session.

Participants at the inaugural summit at the Kitchen Table Talks session.