Health Equity: Closing the Gap in Black Health Disparities

February 16, 2023

Please note that registration for in-person attendance is closed but you can tune in to the live stream on the NSU Facebook page
Thank you to everyone for the overwhelming interest!

Please join us for our 2023 Health Equity event, Eating Our Way to Healthy Hearts: Closing the Gap in Black Health Disparities featuring Carla Hall, Celebrity Chef.

This event is presented by Riverside Health System, Truist & EVMS and our Host Sponsor is the Center for Public Health Initiatives at Norfolk State University & Norfolk State University Center of Excellence in Minority Health Disparities.  

Overflow room seating is still available!  Those that register will be seated in the overflow room. The attendees in the overflow room, will still be served the meal, view the panel discussion, and receive direct interaction with Celebrity Chef, Carla Hall.

The event is in person and will be streamed online at the Norfolk State University Facebook page.

To learn more about our Celebrity Chef and view our panelists, click here.

We look forward to you joining us at this great event!

EVMS   Riverside Logo   Truist Logo   Norfolk State University Logo

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To register or for more information, contact program director, Mary Martha Stewart, at 757-220-4751, ext. 1 or mary.stewart@rivhs.com.

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We look forward to you joining us!

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460 McLaws Circle, Suite 130
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Attendance is limited to the expectant mother and 1 additional person, therefore ONLY the expectant mother needs to register for this tour. Registration will close once we have reached capacity.
 
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Riverside is proud to offer in-person Expectant Parent Tours two Tuesday evenings and one Saturday morning each month. During the tour, parents-to-be can preview the birthing suites and postpartum rooms in our Women and Infant Care Unit at Riverside Regional Medical Center. On the tour, you will have the opportunity to have your questions answered regarding having your baby at Riverside.
 
Attendance is limited to the expectant mother and 1 additional person, therefore ONLY the expectant mother needs to register for this tour. Registration will close once we have reached capacity.
 
Registration is required. Click the yellow "Register Now" button to the right to register for the tour. Please be sure to provide your email address. As the tour appointment approaches, you will receive an email with instructions for the tour.  
 
We look forward to showing you all Riverside has to offer!

 

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