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Ask the Expert July Dialogue: Implicit Racial Bias and Microaggression as they Relate Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery including SUDs

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What is Ask the Expert?

Beginning in February 2020, SATTC will host "Ask the Expert" the 2nd Tuesday of every month on topics surrounding Substance Use Disorders (SUDs), co-occurring diseases, health disparities, and more. Experts in the field will share the latest knowledge and answer questions from our community.

As professionals and practitioners move beyond webinars and training to more Intensive Technical Assistance (TA) needs, Ask the Expert becomes an infinite space to ask questions and increase your knowledge on some of the most popular and buzzing topics in the behavioral health and SUD fields.


  • To increase the knowledge capacity surrounding SUDs/OUDs
  • To increase the awareness of emerging SUD hot topics and provide expert-level knowledge on myths surrounding many of them


July's Open Dialogue: Implicit Racial Bias and Microaggression as they Relate Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery including SUDs

Openly dialogue about the role you play in impacting retention of in substance abuse treatment while shedding light on the racial disparities


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Session Host: Nzinga Harrison, MD

A well-respected physician and educator, Dr. Harrison is the Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder of Eleanor Health, an innovative company that provides comprehensive, longitudinal outpatient care for individuals experiencing opioid and other substance use disorders. As host of the In Recovery weekly podcast by Lemonada Media, she engages a large audience on topics related to addiction. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biology with Spanish and Chemistry minors at Howard University, completed medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and General Psychiatry Residency at Emory University.

She is Board-Certified in both Adult General Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine and has spent her career treating individuals with Serious Persistent Mental Illness and Addictive Diseases. Currently, she holds adjunct faculty appointments at the Morehouse School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry is Co-Founder of Physicians for Criminal Justice Reform, Inc., and Campaign Psychiatrist for Let’s Get Mentally Fit, public education and stigma-reduction campaign.


Starts: Jul. 14, 2020 2:00 pm
Ends: Jul. 14, 2020 3:00 pm
Registration Deadline
July 14, 2020
Event Type
Webinar/Virtual Training
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