Living After Loss

Dr. Shalon’s Maternal Action Project

Dr. Shalon’s Maternal Action Project On January 28, 2017, Dr. Shalon Irving passed away from complications after giving birth to her daughter. Dr. Shalon was a brilliant scientist with a passion for improving community health. “I see inequity wherever it exists, call it by name, and work to eliminate it,” she wrote. As an epidemiologist…

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Movember ~ Change the Face of Men’s Health

Movember is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and men’s suicide and Mental Health. The word Movember is a combination of words moustache, “mo”, and “November”.  The goal of Movember is to “change the face…

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Dr. Ifewumi Fagunwa M&M Menstruation & Menopause & The SHAKE Africa Project

Menstruation and Menopause – The SHAKE Africa Project Dr. Ifewumi Fagunwa is an award-winning medical doctor, obtaining her medical degree from University College London (UCL) and a Neuroscience graduate from King’s College London. She has a long-standing interest in women’s rights and sexual and reproductive health and is the founder of SHAKE Africa – a…

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Mental Hygiene with LaBarron Burwell

LaBarron is a globally renowned wellness expert and catalyst for personal and professional transformation. Originally from Oxford North Carolina, he is now based in the Washington DC area, and has been for the past decade. LaBarron has dedicated his life to empowering individuals and organizations with the tools and insights needed to thrive. LaBarron has…

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Stacey McDonald ~ The Gospel of Mental Health From Mental Hell to Mental Wellness

Stacey McDonald is a practicing school psychologist, evangelist, author, public speaker, and former lead pastor of ten years. She has trained ministers for leadership, equipping them for ministerial success in and out of the pulpit and provided biblical counseling to families, couples, and youth resulting in healthy minds and healthy homes. She provides mental health…

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Dr. Dani Gordon ~ Resilience Medicine

Dr. Dani Gordon the founder of Resilience Clinic is a double board-certified medical doctor, author and world-leading expert in integrative and cannabinoid (yes as in cannabis but the legal kind for medical use by prescription!) medicine. She has over 10 years expertise treating 1000s of patients first in North America and now in the UK,…

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Stefanie Benjamin ~ Race, Ethnicity, and Social Equity in Tourism

RESET an acronym for Race, Ethnicity, and Social Equity in Tourism Tourism RESET is a multi-university and interdisciplinary research and outreach initiative that seeks to identify, study, and challenge patterns of social inequity in the tourism industry. Tourism RESET provides a community for scholars, educators and industry professionals to collaborate on and exchange ideas around…

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Simon Wright Honey Group ~ What To Know About Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts & Power of Attorney

Simon Wright, Managing Director of The Honey Group, a company that he helped to create upon entering the legal sector in 2009. The Honey Group is one of the largest estate planning companies in England and Wales. Since 2016, Simon’s company, The Honey Group has recorded over £12 million in legacy donations to U.K charities…

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John James OBE – Sickle Cell, The Facts

John James is the Chief Executive of the Sickle Cell Society (SCS), a role which he has held since 2013. Prior to working at SCS, John spent 33 years working in the National Health Service, also known as the NHS, including as Chief Executive of NHS Trusts and in health policy as a senior civil…

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Warens Wimberly ~ Coming to America, A New Life and Experiencing Loss

Warens Wimberly ~ Coming to America, A New Life and Experiencing Loss Waren’s a Psychologist, entrepreneur, wife, mother of three children and a HR professional talks about her reluctant journey from Haiti to America, the challenges of not speaking any English, adjusting to a new country and way of life. After teaching herself to speak…

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