BLOOMFIELD, NJ--Due to unforeseen circumstances the Community Conversation on Race scheduled to be held this evening, Wednesday, June 24 at 7 pm has been postponed. The meeting was scheduled to take p[lace via Zoom. The new date for the meeting will be July 15th at 7 pm. Meeting details will follow as wet get closer..
This second community conversation will focus on public health and healthcare disparities in communities of color and social determinants of health. Councilwoman Jenny Mundell will moderate the webinar and special guest speaker Michellene Davis,Esq., EVP and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, RWJBarnabas Health, will join the discussion for a presentation.
“Our first community conversation on race went extremely well and proved to be a great way to listen and learn about issues affecting our residents of color. These conversations give us invaluable community input to consider as we continue in our efforts to ensure that everyone in our community is being served,” said Mayor Michael Venezia. “We are fortunate to have such a terrific guest speaker in Michellene Davis who was named as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Minority Leaders in Healthcare in the entire nation."