UWSOM SNMA Black History Month2011!!!

Please excuse the cross posting if you are receiving this more than once, but it might just be a sign that you should really take a look at something exciting that is about to happen!

University of Washington School of Medicine Student National Medical Association (SNMA) presents:

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2011
JUSTICE FOR THE UNDERSERVED: Becoming Healers, Educators and Advocates

ALL PEOPLE (regardless of field of study or race) ARE WELCOME AS OUR HOPE IS TO PROMOTE EDUCATION AND CELEBRATION DURING THIS
MONTH SO PLEASE COME AND ENJOY OUR WIDE ARRAY OF EVENTS! Kindly see the attached flyer and please forward to friends.

February 9th
Learning from the past to educate us for a better future: Movie Night Miss Evers’ Boys, the true story of the US Government’s
1932 Tuskegee Syphilis Experiments

6-8PM, Location: Foege Auditorium
FREE! Movie snacks provided

February 16th
Learning from advocates: Interdisciplinary Healthcare Professional Panel

6-8PM, Location: Foege Auditorium
FREE! Dinner provided

March 4th
Black History Month Extravaganza
Keynote speaker: Harriet Washington

Author of Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black
Americans from Colonial Times to the Present

6-8PM, Location: Mary Gates Hall Commons
FREE!! Dinner provided. Donation suggested so SNMA may continue to provide these wonderful educational opportunities.

Also featuring a wide array of service opportunities, including:
Bone Marrow Registry Drive February 25th 11:30am-5pm
Museum and Mentorship, February 3rd 6-7PM, Northwest African American Museum (FREE entrance into museum featuring Swedish
Medical Center Exhibit!)

YOUR 2010-2011 SNMA BOARD:
Emma Stephens, MS2 Co-Chair
Estell Williams, MS2 Co-Chair
Kelly Treder, MS2 Community Service Co-Chair
Anisa Ibrahim, MS2 Community Service Co-Chair
Talya Lorenz, MS2 Secretary
Valeria Dias, MS1 Treasurer
Robert Jones, MS2 Webmaster

SNMA Black History Month 2011.pdf