DeKalb Chamber to Inform Community on Status of Health in County
DECATUR, Ga., – April 14, 2016 – The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce invites Chamber members and the local community to the “Status of Health in DeKalb County and Its Impact on Economic Development” on Thursday, April 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Atlanta Marriott Century Center, 2000 Century Boulevard NE in Atlanta.
During the event, a dynamic panel of health experts including Dr. S. Elizabeth Ford, District Health Director and CEO of the DeKalb County Board of Health; John Shelton, President and CEO, DeKalb Medical; Susan Bertonaschi, Director, Health Promotion and Healthy Beginnings, United Way of Greater Atlanta; and Heather Hamby, Executive Associate Dean and Chief Operating Officer for Emory University School of Medicine will discuss the status of health in DeKalb and how it impacts economic development. Stephen Vault, Ph.D., Director of Business Development and Strategic Planning for Grady Health System will moderate the discussion.
Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. and program begins at noon.
The event is open to the public. Tickets are $40 for Chamber members and $50 for nonmembers. Lunch is included.
For more information and to register, please visit www.bit.ly/DeKalbSOH.
ABOUT DEKALB CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based organization with the mission to support, promote and sustain business development in DeKalb County. With 78 years of service in the community, DeKalb Chamber focuses on four critical areas including education, workforce and economic development, public policy, and business member services. We are the primary resource for businesses in DeKalb County. For more information on DeKalb Chamber, please visit their website at www.dekalbchamber.org or call 404-378-8000.