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Date(s) - February 5, 2017 - February 8, 2017
12:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center at Tuskegee University



Thank you extraordinarily much for your willingness to attend and participate in the upcoming
conference, Examining Ethical and Other Implications For A Culture of Health in the
Context of the Deep South, Sunday, February 5th – 8th, 2017

It is a good problem however, due to the great interest, we had to close registration at 9:00 a.m
Monday, January 30th. Unfortunately, we do not have any more space for free lunch and
dinner meals for those persons who did not register by 9am, January 30th.

Please join us at the Tuskegee University Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center at 5:00 p.m. CDT for our Super Bowl Reception. The conference will begin Monday, February 6th at 8:00 a.m. when continental breakfast will be served in the lobby of the Kellogg Auditorium. The opening session will begin at 9:00 am. CDT.

We will meet Monday, February 6th and Tuesday, February 7th from 9:00 a.m.until 7:30 p.m CDT. The session for Wednesday, February 8th will begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 12 noon CDT.

If you have any questions, please call the National Center for Bioethics in Research and
Health Care at 334-724-4554.

We are looking forward to seeing you next week,
The National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care at Tuskegee University

We are defining the Deep South as the geographical location which includes the following states, Virginia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Arkansas, Florida, Mississippi, Georgia, Texas, Louisiana, Tennessee and what has been defined as the Black Belt in the United States. Conference keynote speakers and respondents include:Louis Sullivan, MD, Founding President of Morehouse School of Medicine and former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Dwayne C. Proctor PhD, Director and Senior Adviser to the CEO at RJWF, Linda E. Thomas, PhD, Professor of Theology and Anthropology, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago; Peter Paris, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Princeton Theological Seminary; Bailus Walker, PhD, MPH, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Medicine Howard University College of Medicine will provide the keynote addresses on culture, ethic and health. Kathleen Yep, PhD, Professor of Asian American Studies and Chair, Intercollegiate Department of Asian American Studies at the Claremont Colleges; Thomas Flores, PhD, Professor of World Religions, Georgia Gwinnett College Professor; and Alfonso Rodriquez-Lainz, PhD, DVM, MPVM, Epidemiologist, U.S.-Mexico Unit, Division of Global Migration and Quarantine at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

We invite you to become a critical member of the audience and participate in one of four small group sessions related to the three keynote addresses.  We are also asking you to share this information with anyone you think would be appropriate to participate in this critical discussion. The recommendations from those who participate in the small group sessions will be used to help develop a 5-year action plan to assess the culture of health in the Deep South.

There is no conference fee. Travel and hotel accommodations are not provided for conferees. Meals (continental breakfast, lunch and dinner) are free Sunday 5:00 p.m. CDT, February 5th through 12 Noon, Wednesday, February 8th.

Hotel reservations can be made at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center at the historic Tuskegee University. Please dial the center at 334-727-3000.

Scholarship recipients must complete this form and hotel reservations have been made for scholarship recipients at the Kellogg Conference Center.

Please fill out the following information and electronically submit this electronic registration. Check the appropriate attendance circle below.


Bookings are closed for this event.