4th Annual KYACHW Conference

The conference was held on Thursday, September 19th at the Embassy Suites in Lexington.


2019 Conference Agenda

All sessions were held in Coldstream Ballroom III.

Click here for a PDF version of the 2019 KYACHW Conference Agenda.
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Angela McGuire, Community Health Worker and KYACHW President
Connie White, MD, MS, FACOG, Senior Deputy Commissioner, Kentucky
Department for Public Health
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
David Gross, MPA, Director, Northeast Kentucky AHEC
Kayla Parson, Deputy Chief of Staff for Projects and Development, Addiction
Recovery Center
Greg Corby-Lee, Strategist, University of Kentucky Harm Reduction Initiative
JuaNita Everman, Executive Director, Achieving Recovery Together
Amber Fields-Hull, Program Director, Achieving Recovery Together
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Break and Prizes
10:45 a.m. 11:45 a.m.
Session 1: Self-Defense for Community Health Workers
Tina Mohammed-Hersel and Jamal Mohammed, Owners, Lexington Taekwondo
and Jiu Jitsu Academy
11:45 a.m. 12:45 p.m.
Lunch and Networking
12:45 p.m. 1:00 p.m.
Angela Cooper, BA, State Outreach and Education Director, Kentucky Voices for
1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
Marietta Watts, Consultant, University of Kentucky Office of
Institutional Diversity
2:00 p.m. 2:15 p.m.
Break and Prizes
2:15 p.m. 2:45 p.m.
Carole Frazier, Community Health Worker, Kentucky Homeplace
Keisha Hudson, Research Assistant Senior, University of Kentucky Center of
Excellence in Rural Health
2:45 p.m. 3:45 p.m.
Elizabeth Smith and Shirley Prater, Community Health Workers, Kentucky
Kim DeCoste, Becki Thompson, Kentucky Diabetes Prevention and Control Program State Staff
3:45 p.m. 4:15 p.m.
KYACHW Business Meeting and Election Results
4:15 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Angela McGuire, Community Health Worker and KYACHW President
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