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14th Annual Summer Public Health Research
Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health

Credits and acknowledgements

The 14th Annual Videoconference is presented by

UNC School of Public Health Minority Health Project
(Victor J. Schoenbach, Ph.D., Director)

UNC Diversity and Multicultural Affairs [DMA]
(Archie W. Ervin, Ph.D., Associate Provost for Diversity and Multicultural Affairs)

NC Agricultural & Technical State University Institute for Public Health [IPH]
(Dorothy C. Browne, M.S.W., M.P.H., Dr.P.H., Director)
Victor J. Schoenbach, Ph.D., Associate Professor, UNC Department of Epidemiology
M. Cookie Newsom, Ph.D., Director of Diversity Education and Assessment, DMA
Dorothy C. Browne, M.S.W., M.P.H., Dr.P.H., Director, NC A&T Institute for Public Health
Funding for this program comes from the patrons, cosponsors, contributors, supporters, and friends of the 14th Annual Summer Public Health Research Videoconference on Minority Health. Please thank them.
Video production

Executive Director: Victor J. Schoenbach, Ph.D.
Producer / Director: O.J. McGhee
Moderator: Stephanie Crayton
IIS Engineer: Lewis Binkowski
Floor Director: Cathy Campbell
Camera Operators:
    Greg Adams, Owen Scott, Larry McClain, Russell Clemons

School of Social Work Facilitator: Andy Chrismon
Production Assistants: John Evans, Neena Ramsey
Video Editor: Tom Laney
Webcast Page Support: Andrew Ochs, George Fields

Mobile Video Production Vehicle: Robert Warren Productions
Uplink Vehicle: Carolina Uplink
Teleprompting Services: Caption Perfect
Live Video Stream: RealNetworks, Inc.
Satellite Leasing: Microspace, Inc.
Program Committee
Kristal Chichlowska, MPH, Doctoral student, Department of Epidemiology, UNC SPH
Anh Nhat Tran, PhD, MPH, Graduate, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC SPH
Stephanie Crayton, Media Relations Manager, UNC Health Care
Kelli Monahan, UNC Health Sciences Library
Mellanye Lackey, MLS, MPH, UNC Health Sciences Library
Speakers Committee
Danny Bell, American Indian Studies Program, UNC College of Arts and Sciences
Heather Hunt, JD, Assistant Director, Center for Poverty, Work and Opportunity
Melissa Mack, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Molly Stapleton, Projects STYLE and SNAP, UNC School of Medicine
Planning Committee
Rumay Alexander, EdD, RN, Clinical Associate Professor and Director, Multicultural Affairs, School of Nursing
M. Ahinee Amamoo, MS, Doctoral student, Department of Epidemiology, UNC SPH
Patrena N. Benton, MS, Interim Executive Director, NC Health Careers Access Program (NC-HCAP)
Chimi Boyd, Director, Carolina Women’s Center, North Carolina Central University
Lynne Degitz, Communications Specialist, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs
Alrick Edwards, Co-President, Minority Student Caucus, UNC SPH
Archie W. Ervin, PhD, Associate Provost for Diversity and Multicultural Affairs
Devetta Holman-Nash, Counseling and Wellness Services, UNC Campus Health Services
Miki Kersgard, Communications Specialist, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs
Helen Perry, Institute for Public Health, NC Agricultural and Technical State University
Nicole Taylor, Program on Ethnicity, Culture, and Health Outcomes (ECHO), UNC
Monecia Thomas, Coordinator, Emerging Leaders in Public Health, NCIPH, UNC SPH
Sharon Holmes Thomas, Director of Recruitment, Admissions, and Financial Aid, School of Social Work, UNC
Carla Y. White-Harris, Director, Recruitment & ECSU Partnership, School of Pharmacy, UNC
Additional credits
M. Ahinee Ahinee Amamoo Amamoo, MS, Coordinator
Correnthia B. Hill, Program Assistant
Dara D. Mendez, MPH, Production Assistant
Calpurnyia Roberts, MPH, Production Assistant
Devetta Holman-Nash, Event Planning
Miki Kersgard, Printed program
Monecia Thomas, Program liaison
Sharon Holmes Thomas, Arrangements

UNC Health Care Public Affairs and Marketing Office, Karen McCall, Vice President
UNC SPH Department of Instructional and Information Systems, Kathleen D. Barboriak, PhD, Assistant Dean
UNC SPH Instructional Media Services, O. J. McGhee, Manager
Site facilitators and technical coordinators
Minority Health
Project faculty
Trude A. Bennett, DrPH, Dorothy C. Browne, MSW, MPH, DrPH, Vijaya K. Hogan, DrPH, Jay S. Kaufman, PhD, Anissa I. Vines, Ph.D.
Special thanks to
Staff of the UNC School of Social Work
Wendy Spitzer and the Center for Poverty, Work and Opportunity, UNC School of Law
Gail King and the Epidemiology fiscal office, IT, and secretarial staff
Marion E. Schoenbach


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Videoconference information

    Abstracts, bibliographic resources
    Attend the Videoconference at UNC
    Comments from past participants
    Credits and acknowledgements (credits slides)
    Participant evaluation form
    Site facilitator evaluation form
    Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
    Internet broadcast (webcast) information   (View archived webcast)
    Participating programs
    Presentation slides and handouts
    Publicity materials (Color flyer, MS Word, 5 MB) (Color flyer, PDF) (Pocket flyer, MS Word)
    Satellite broadcast information
          Register to be a satellite downlink site
          Find a viewing site near you
    Speaker biographies
    Sponsorship and endorsements

    Previous Videoconferences in this series
    Annual Minority Health Conference led by the UNC SPH Minority Student Caucus
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UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
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Last updated: 6/1/2008 by Vic