Date

Aug 11 2021

Time

Times listed are CDT
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Utilizing Innovative Methods to Reduce the Incidence of Hypertension in Our Communities

You are invited to attend a webinar highlighting innovative practices to reduce hypertension within a community setting. The webinar will include hypertension management methods utilized by a community health center and a community-based organization, on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm CDT

Learn:

  • How Greater Family Health utilizes specific workflows, training and accountability systems to improve hypertension outcomes, and the management of patients with comorbidities.
  • How the Cut Hypertension Program provides an innovative community approach in barbershops within the Bay Area of California.

Featured Speakers:

Greater Family Health

  • Bob Tanner, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Guadalupe Fonseca, Chief Operating Officer
  • Deepak Ariga, MD, Chief Medical Officer

Cut Hypertension Program

  • Nicholas Kenji Taylor, MD, Founder, Co-Director of the Cut Hypertension Program
  • Tem Woldeyesus, MD, Co-Director
  • Yusef Wright, Lead Barber, Benny Adem’s Barbershop
  • Kenneth Elamin, Lead Barber, Chicago 2 Barbershop

Who Should Attend

We welcome all health professionals that work in community health centers, primary care offices, behavioral health centers, community-based organizations, and Tribal-serving entities to attend the webinar.

Register Now

For more information, contact ORO Region 5 at Region5@hrsa.gov