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Tuesday: BSFO Health and Wellness Fair in Oakland

The Black Staff and Faculty Organization (BSFO) is hosting several events for BSFO Health and Wellness Month. This year’s theme is “Whole Health Equity – Closing the Gap,” and all staff are invited to join in exploring health equity and practicing self-care.

BSFO Health and Wellness Fair | Tuesday, Oct. 17 | Oakland

This Tuesday, Oct. 17, join us in Oakland, Franklin Lobby 1, for a Health and Wellness Fair! Taking place from 12 – 2 p.m.,  the fair will feature healthy food and a variety of vendors who will provide health-related resources and information. Tables and representatives include:

  • UCSF Black Women’s Health and Livelihood Initiative and the UCSF Black Wellness Center: Brandon Stroud
  • UCSF Black Health Initiative: Jonathan Butler
  • California Breast Cancer Research Program: Sharima Rasanayagam and Senaida Poole
  • Laurel Optometry: Serene D. Ngin
  • Charlotte Maxwell Clinic: Melbra Watts and Shanna Webb
  • Tobacco Cessation: Vera Nelson
  • Black Infant Health Program: Alma Herman
  • Plant-Based Eating: Deborah Neal

BSFO Panel: Whole Health Equity — Closing the Gaps | Wednesday, Oct. 25 | Virtual

Join us for a virtual panel event on health equity. Our prestigious speakers include:

  • UC President Michael V. Drake, M.D.
  • Dr. Medell Briggs-Malonson, Chief of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for the UCLA Hospital and Clinic System
  • Dr. Anne Foster, Vice President/Chief Clinical (Strategy) Officer, UC Health
  • Dr. Malcolm John, Medical Director of Health Equity for UCSF Health, Co-Chair of the Health Equity Council at UCSF Health, and Director of the UCSF Black Health Initiative
  • Dr. Taisha Caldwell-Harvey, founder and operator of The Black Girl Doctor

For questions, contact Joyce Price and Roni Wilson. Download an event flyer (PDF)

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