Training & Events

Making the Grade: Southeastern Health Equity Report Card Webinar

Jan 01, 1970 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

The Southeastern Health Equity Council (SHEC) has developed a health equity report card that presents findings on gaps in health care access, healthy food access, and cultural competency within the Southeastern region of the United States. To download the Health Equity Report Card, visit


Introductions and Welcome: Pamela Hull, PhD, SHEC Co-Chair

Opening Remarks: J. Nadine Gracia, MD, MSCE, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health and Director, Office of Minority Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Presentation of SHEC Health Equity Report Card: Amirah Abdullah, MSPH; Ronny Bell, PhD; Bettina Byrd-Giles, MA, Ed; Marcy L. Hayden; Keecha Harris, DrPH, RD; Meka Sales, MS, CHES; Fern Webb, PHD

Commentary: Measuring Progress Toward Health Equity: Brian Smedley, PhD, Vice President and Director of the Health Policy Institute of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies