2020 in-person 1-Week Intensive has been postponed due to the pandemic

Instead, we hosted a 2-Day virtual Welcome Workshop for Cohort 2 Scholars to kick-off the REACH year! Speakers include Drs. Samuel K. Roberts and Courtney D. Cogburn. Welcome Workshop was held July 17-18, 2020.

Friday July 17th

12:00-1:00 pm EST // 9:00-10:00 am PST
Introduction about REACH
Speakers: Drs. Jordan and Tetrault

1:00 pm-2:00 pm EST // 10:00-11:00 am PST
Cohort Bonding Activity

2:00-3:30 pm EST // 11:00-12:30 pm PST
History and Epidemiology of Addiction
Speaker: Dr. Samuel K. Roberts

Saturday July 18th

12:00-1:30 pm EST// 9:00-10:30 am PST
Racism in the Medical Field and How it Impacts the Health of URM Communities
Speaker: Dr. Courtney D. Cogburn

1:30-2:30 pm: EST // 10:30-11:30 am PST
“Shark Tank” Exercise – Scholarly Project small group work with Mentors

2:45-3:45 pm EST // 11:45-12:45 pm PST
Commonly Used Substances and Comorbidities in URM communities
Speaker: Dr. Jeanette M. Tetrault
*Rescheduled for Thursday, August 6th at 9 PST/12 EST

4:15-5:00 pm EST // 1:15-2:00 pm PST *may go longer
URM/SUD Trivia with Dr. Danielle Hairston