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Simmons Hosts Black Women's Health Event

March 29, 2012

On March 13, Simmons College hosted a special event "What Does it Take to be Black, Female, and Healthy in America?" Sponsored by The Black Women's Health Imperative, the only organization devoted to advancing the health and wellness of America's black women and girls, the event also included a panel discussion about black women's health.

Photo Caption from left: Simmons College Arts and Sciences Dean Renee T. White; Simmons College School of Nursing and Health Sciences Dean Judy Beal; Founder of the Black Women's Health Imperative Byllye Avery; Dr. Paula Johnson of Brigham and Women's Hospital; Cassandra Clay of Boston University; and Eleanor Hinton-Hoytt of the Black Women's Health Imperative.