emPower series (formerly leadership luncheon)

The emPower events dish up thought-provoking discussions of current issues facing women of all backgrounds. Guest speakers share their passion for interrupting discrimination in all of its forms, leaving you with food for thought and inspiration to become an ally in creating social change.

event details

networking and meal
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

program
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

cost
$15 Young professional | $30 Individual | $240 Individual season pass
$300 One table | $2,500 One table season pass

register for the 2018 series

 
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A Conversation Between Dr. Mysheika Williams Roberts and Dr. Susan Koletar
It was once a great struggle for a woman to be considered for a medical education in the United States—or anywhere, for that matter. Today, however, women are not only some of the most accomplished professionals in the medical field, they are using their education to heal and empower those who have been disenfranchised. Join us for a conversation between Dr. Mysheika Williams Roberts, Columbus’ first African-American health commissioner, and Dr. Susan Koletar, director of the Division of Infectious Diseases and professor of Internal Medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Both women are using their medical education to improve the health and well-being of some of the most vulnerable individuals in our communities.
   

learn more, become a speaker or suggest a topic

LC Johnson
614.224.9121 ext. 1226
lcjohnson@ywcacolumbus.org

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