Women in Healthcare

Women in Healthcare

Thursday, March 19, 2020

5:30 - 8:00 pm

Crown Plaza Midtown
(590 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308)

5:30 pm Reception

6:45 pm Program

Sponsorship and Host Committee opportunities are now available. Click on the button below to become a sponsor or Host Committee member. Individual tickets will go on sale on February 24.

Featured Speaker

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Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA

President, American Medical Association

Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, a psychiatrist from Atlanta, became the 174th president of the American Medical Association in June 2019, and the organization’s first African-American woman to hold this position. Dr. Harris has diverse experience as a private practicing physician, public health administrator, patient advocate and medical society lobbyist.

This year's keynote speaker is Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA. Dr. Harris will speak on the impact of mental health on teens, with a focus on teen moms and postpartum depression, self-medicating, and trauma informed care. The keynote presentation will be followed by a panel discussion of teen girls' mental health, moderated by Dr. Harris. More information on the panelist to follow.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Presenting Sponsor


Empowerment Sponsors

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Women in Healthcare is the Atlanta healthcare and medical community’s annual fundraiser to support the work of The Atlanta Women’s Foundation. A community conversation on critical health and wellness related topics, Women in Healthcare is open to the public. The event attracts philanthropists, professionals from the healthcare and medical community, and members of the general public. The funds raised will support AWF’s mission to lead women and girls from poverty to prosperity.

For questions or information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Shandy Arwood at sarwood@atlantawomen.org.