Mid-Atlantic Regional Health Equity Council Webinar: Baltimore's Innovations in Faith and Community Collaborations
DATE: July 12, 2018
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time
MODERATORS: Daniel Gallardo, Regional Minority Health Consultant, Region III and Seneca Bock, Mid-Atlantic Regional Health Equity Council (RHEC III) Co-chair
- Kimberly Lagree, Trauma Programs Coordinator, Office of Youth Violence Prevention, Baltimore City Health Department
- William Kellibrew, Director for Trauma Programs, Office of Youth Violence Prevention, Baltimore City Health Department
- Colonel Melvin T. Russell, Chief of the Community Partnership Division, Baltimore Police Department
This webinar will focus on Baltimore’s efforts to galvanize the faith-based community to help prevent violence and address trauma. Webinar participants will be able to identify how violence leads to trauma and the complex challenges to address trauma in minority communities. Presenters will discuss faith-based or community models that faith and spiritual leaders and providers can utilize to address trauma. They will also outline how to systematically integrate faith-based leadership into violence prevention and other public health programming.