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Teen Summit on Health, Bullying, Finance, and Leadership

December 2, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

HCC West Loop | 5601 West Loop South

Houston, TX 77081




9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.                                                                 REGISTRATION



9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.                                                  OPENING RALLY


10:00 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. Transitioning


10:10 a.m.– 10:40 a.m.       TEEN TALK I

Topic | Breathing for Life: COPD, Asthma, Lung Disorders, Smoking

Facilitator: Dr. Rubina Abrol, MD – Medical Director American Lung Association


10:40 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Transitioning




10:45 – 11:45                       TEEN TALK II

Topic | Choices That Change Life’s Game (Pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, STDs,  OPIODS, Date Drugs, Cocaine, and Other Addictive Inhibitors)

Facilitator: Dr. Sharonda Taylor, MD – Director, Mary Susan Moore Foundation

Hybron Hall, City of Houston Health Department



11:45 a.m. – 12:15 a.m. Transitioning




11:20 – 11: 50         TEEN TALK III

Topic | Developing Confidence and Strong Mental Muscles (Mental Health Screening, Bipolar Depression, Bullying, Signs of Mental Illness, Healing the Child Within Us, Mental Health Issues in School)

Facilitator:   Ms. Glenda Demas, Pearls of Change & National Alliance of Mental Health



12:15 – 1:15             Cooking It Healthy W/ Chef Tim

Live Cooking Presentation: Teens taste as they learn how to cook and live longer.

(Hosted by: Chef Timothy Saddler | Sponsored by Chic fil A, ICLD, and BCBSTX)


12:50 p.m. – 12:55 p.m. Transitioning




12:55 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.   TEEN TALK IV

Topic |  Money Matters: Knowledge Produces Financial Power

Facilitators:  Financial Coaches – Houston Community College



1:30 p.m. – 1:40



1:40 pm– 2:30 pm






Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Ms. Ashley Dedmon, Community Relations (BCBSTX)

Shanell Foster & HCC Financial Aid Coaches

Ms. Lisa and Miss Iyanni Pradia, Million Kids March

Dr. Rubina Abrol, American Lung Association

Dr. Sharonda Taylor, Mary Susan Moore Foundation

Ms. Glinda Demas, LPC | Pearls of Change & National Alliance of Mental Health

Mr. Hybron Hall, City of Houston Health Department

Ms. Frankie Andres, The Caring for Children Foundation (Meningitis & HPV)

Ms. Latanya Miles, The Health Museum

Ms. Kimber Molke, Memorial Herman Nurse Health Line

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 Public Relations by 4.0 GPA

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