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“Black Girl Magic in Healthcare”

The Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity and the School of Medicine will host a panel discussion featuring and celebrating Black women who are contributing to healthcare in Greater Cleveland. Titled “Black Girl Magic in Healthcare,” this discussion will be held Wednesday, Feb. 8, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Tinkham Veale University Center, Ballroom A.

Angelique Redus-McCoy, assistant dean of student affairs and assistant professor of general pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and the director of diversity, equity and inclusion for graduate medical education at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, will moderate this discussion. 

The panelists will be:

  • Constance (Connie) Hill-Johnson, owner and managing director of Visiting Angels Living Assistance Services in Cleveland;
  • Erika Pritchett, staff physician at University Health and Counseling Services;
  • Jazmin Long, president and chief executive officer of Birthing Beautiful Communities; and
  • Naomi Drakeford, associate director of diversity, equity and inclusion and a licensed psychologist at University Health and Counseling Services.

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