Dr. Oge Uwanaka '16, Prof. Jallicia Jolly '14, and Dr. Greg Hall '83 are joined by Dr. Ken Alleyne '88 during Black Maternal Health Week and National Minority Health Month to discuss health disparities in the United States, maternal health outcomes, and the ways in which COVID-19 has further revealed the weaknesses in our healthcare systems.
Moderated by Dr. Ken Alleyne '88
Kenneth Alleyne, MD, FAAOS, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon in sports medicine at Eastern Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Dr. Alleyne is a native of Hartford, Connecticut, and of Caribbean parentage (Barbados and Jamaica). Dr. Alleyne has served on the board of Community Health Services, the Governor’s Commission on Health Equity, and currently is vice chairman of the board of Connecticut Health Foundation. He is a member of the board of the University of Connecticut Health Center and founder of SATO, Student Achievement Through Opportunity, which seeks to address the “opportunity gap” for Hartford students through targeted grants and services.
Learn more about the panelists for this program, below the registration form.