Equity of Care - Understanding Implicit Bias

  • 02/17/2020
  • 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Grand valley State University Seidman School of Business, Forum A, 50 Front Avenue SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504


  • Includes Luncheon and Educational Sessions
  • Includes Executive Luncheon and Educational Sessions
  • Includes Executive Luncheon and Educational Sessions

Registration is closed

Equity of Care - Understanding Implicit Bias

3.0 Face-to-Face Education Credits


GVSU Seidman School of Business

 Forum - A

50 Front Avenue SW

Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504

Monday, February 17, 2020


  8:30 AM - 10:00  Registration & Networking       

10:00 AM - 11:30  Equity of Care

Moderator: Hyung Kim, MD, MBA,  President, Mercy Health,Saint Mary's  


  • Tasha Blackmon,  CEO, Cherry Street Clinic
  • Denise Evans,   Project Coordinator, Strong Beginnings
  • Tracy McKnight, RN, BSN, CEO Care Resources PACE 

11:30 AM              Networking Break and Transition into Lunch

12:00 PM              Luncheon Presentation with Key Note Address by Jeremy Moore,  "Geographic Disparities"


  1:30 PM -  3:00    Implicit Bias 

Moderator: Rodney Robinson, Senior Financial Analyst, Spectrum Health 


  • Kim Starks, MA, Director of Poverty Education, Access of West Michigan
  • Kristin Ekkens, Cultural Intelligence Center
  • Simin Beg, MD, Spectrum Health
Presenters Bios Download

NOTE: GVSU Parking Passes and Instructions will be email to you just prior to the event.

This program has been developed and is presented locally by the Great Lakes Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives and for 3.0 Face-to-Face Education Credits have been applied for.


  • $  80GLACHE Member (includes education sessions and lunch)
  • $100 Non-GLACHE Member (includes education session and lunch)
  • $  25 Student (includes education session and lunch)

    Cancellation Policy: 

    There is no refund for cancellations within 14 days of the program.

    For questions and inquiries please contact  For questions and inquiries please contact Rosalie Glowney at Rosalie.Glowney@spectrumhealth.org

    Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software