Herbert Charles Smitherman, Jr., MD, MPH, FACP Curriculum Vitae Page 36
INVITED SEMINARS OR LECTURES (continues):
Smitherman H: Panelist for the Great Detroit Area Health Council’s Health Future Conference at the Dearborn Inn. “Looking for a Medical Home? Primary Care Quality Improvement, Is it the Next Step in Improving Health Care Quality and Cost? Dearborn, MI, May 1, 2008.
Smitherman H: Keynote Speaker for World Asthma Day 2008 for the Detroit Alliance for Asthma Awareness at the Charles H. Wright African Museum. Topic: The Importance of Managing Asthma/The complications of uncontrolled Asthma”, Detroit, MI, May 8, 2008.
Smitherman H: Speaker/Panelist for the Edward R. Heil Symposium – Uniting Faith, Hope and Compassion in Healthcare “Topic: “National Healthcare and Healthcare Reform” at Greater Grace Temple, Detroit, MI, May 16, 2008.
Smitherman H: Speaker for Congressman John Conyers’ Town Hall Meeting at WSUSOM, Scott Hall Green Auditorium. Topic: “Strategies for U.S. Healthcare Reform”, Detroit, MI, August 18, 2008.
Smitherman H: Keynote Speaker for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Michigan & BCN presenting Practice Transformation “Small Steps- Big Rewards/Patient Centered Medical Homes” Strategies Toward U.S. Health Reform at Oakland University, Rochester, MI, September 10, 2008.
Smitherman H: Speaker for the EBM Course Presentation @ Jaffar Auditorium, Scott Hall “Measures of Health Status in Detroit”, Detroit, MI. September 11, 2008.
Smitherman H: Speaker at the National Congressional Black Caucus at the Washington Convention Center. Topic: “U.S. Healthcare Reform”, Washington DC, September 25, 2008.
Smitherman H: Panelist for the 40th Annual Conference/National Conference of Black Lawyers (NCBL) Theme: “til Victory is Won”. Panel discussion of Policy HR676 Universal Healthcare and the impact on the uninsured at St. Regis Hotel, Detroit, MI, October 11, 2008.
Smitherman H: Radio Interview at WDET-FM “Detroit Today”. Topic: East Side Initiative/White Paper, Detroit, MI, October 13, 2008.
Smitherman H: Radio Interview at WGPR “Senior Solutions Radio”. Topic: Taking Care of our Seniors, Detroit, MI, January 24, 2009.
Smitherman H: Radio Interview at WDET for Craig Fahle Detroit Public Radio. Topic: Comparative Effective Research, Detroit, MI, February 17, 2009.