ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The Atlanta chapter of an international nonprofit organization is scheduled to host a discussion this week with U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin on the relationship between physical and financial health.
Surgeon General Regina Benjamin is set to speak in a discussion titled “Investing in Your Health,” moderated by Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice, dean and executive vice president of the Morehouse School of Medicine Friday at 10 a.m.
Before serving as surgeon general, Benjamin worked as Associate Dean for Rural Health at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. Before joining the Morehouse School of Medicine, Rice founded the Center for Women’s Health Research at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tenn.
The event is being hosted by international nonprofit Operation Hope at its Financial Dignity Center.