Conference

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The 14th Annual Indiana Conference on Cultural Competency for Behavioral Healthcare will take place on Monday, June 1, 2015 from 9am-3pm at the Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) Campus Center.  The Campus Center is located at 420 University Boulevard, Indianapolis, IN.  Breakfast/Conference registration check-in will begin at 8am.

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This year’s conference Keynote Speaker will be Ruth Shim, MD, MPH, who will be speaking on Social Determinants of Poor Mental Health.  Dr. Shim is Vice Chair of Education and Faculty Development in the Dept. of Psychiatry, Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.  During the day, breakout sessions will be offered consistent with the theme of Eliminating Disparities in Mental Health.  A light breakfast and a buffet lunch will be available.  Attendees may receive six continuing education credits for a full-day conference attendance.

Who should attend?
The conference targets healthcare professionals who interact with clients at a primary or secondary level, including, mental health providers, substance abuse providers, nurses, physicians, public health officials, researchers, behavioral health specialists, social workers, health educators, healthcare administrators, and other healthcare staff and professionals. In addition, students, legislators, policy-makers, policy advocates, and others involved in cross-cultural interactions within institutions and communities are also targeted.

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The registration early bird rate has been extended until 5/22!  Don’t wait to register!

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