Towards Global Health Equity
Educating for Action

A Symposium hosted by Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart and the Network of the Sacred Heart Miami, Florida hosted April 12-14, 2018


Arrivals by 3:00 pm – Check-In @ Sonesta; Coconut Grove

4:00 – 5:15 pm Reception on patio of Benoist Room

5:30 – 6:00 pm Mr. Olen Kalkus: Opening Remarks  

6:00- 7:00 pm Dinner in Benoist Room

7:00-8:45 pm Documentary film “Bending the Arc” (Convocation Center)

8:45-9:30 pm  Dr. Paul Farmer and Sister Suzanne Cooke, RSCJ Discussion and Q&A: In the Face of Structural Violence, How Does One Respond?

Friday- 4/13

7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Hotel or Grove Restaurants)

8:00-8:45 am Yoga/Meditation by the bay (Carrollton) or Meditation in Chapel

9:00-10:00 am Keynote Address with Dr. Paul Farmer (Convocation Center)

10:00-10:30 am Break- Coffee, Drinks and Snacks

10:30 – 11:30 am BreakOut Session I  (Focus-Education)

                           (Rooms for Sessions TBD based on attendance)

                           Session 1.1 Faculty and Students

                           Session 1.2 Faculty and Students

                           Session 1.3 Faculty and Students

                           Session 1.4 Global Health Professional

11:30 – 12:00 pm Break- Coffee, Drinks and Snacks

12:00- 1:00 pm BreakOut Session II  (Focus-Education)

                        Session 2.1 Faculty and Students

                        Session 2.2 Faculty and Students

                        Session 2.3 Faculty and Students

                        Session 2.4 Global Health Professional

1:00 – 2:00 pm –  Lunch in Convocation Center or Benoist Room

2:00 – 4:30 pm  Afternoon Excursions

        (Some may want to eat lunch at Crandon or Wynwood Walls)

  • Poetry Slam (Convocation Center 2:15-3:30 pm)
  • Yoga by the Bay (Carrollton) need instructor
  • Swimming in Heated Pool (Kim Kalkus will facilitate and Lifeguard)
  • Historical Walking Tour of Carrollton (Maria Fernandez, confirmed and hopefully Joanna Hector Lombard, Suzanne will ask her)

5:00 – 5:45 pm Reflection with Bill Hobbs(needs title), Director of Programs and Planning of the Sacred Heart Network  (Convocation Center)

6:00 pm Dinner in Benoist Room

7:30 – 9:00pm Panel Discussion Global Health Equity: Multiple Players and Perspectives (Convocation Center)

Moderator: Jennie Block,OP

Proposed Panelists:

Dorothy Anne Hector- Service in Public Health

Erin Kobetz, PhD: Research and Academic Medicine

Saturday 4/14

7:00 – 8:00 am Breakfast (Hotel or Grove Restaurants)

8:00 – 8:45 am Mass in Founders Library or Chapel with Father Vallee

9:00-10:00 am BreakOut Session III  (Focus- Response and Action)

                       Session 3.1 Faculty and Students

                       Session 3 .2 Faculty and Students

                       Session 3.3 Faculty and Students

                       Session 3.4 Global Health Professional

10:00- 10:30 am Break- Coffee, Drinks and Snacks

10:30 – 11:30 am BreakOut Session IV  (Focus-Response and Action)

                          Session 4.1 Faculty and Students

                          Session 4.2 Faculty and Students

                          Session 4.3 Faculty and Students

                          Session 4.4 Global Health Professional

11:30-12:00 pm Break- Coffee, Drinks and Snacks

12:00-12:30 pm Closing Keynote: Johnny Dorsey (Convocation Center)

12:30-12:40 pm Spoken Word and Dance Performance (Convocation Center)

12:40-2:15 pm  Lunch w/ Closing Remarks

                        with Sister Suzanne Cooke, RSCJ (Convocation Center)