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Kennedy Forum- Mind Matters: An Impaired Physician
November 8, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am$45
Join The Kennedy Forum for a Mind Matters discussion on mental health and addiction among physicians on Thursday, November 8 at Chicago Cut Steakhouse. The University of Chicago’s Dr. Joseph Asbury will recount his personal story of addiction and recovery as a medical professional. His talk will be very candid and touch on themes of disease progression, denial, drug diversion, recognition of impairment in colleagues, resources available to impaired professionals, as well as psychological and spiritual recovery. There will be time at the end for questions and open discussion.
Doors and breakfast open at 7:30 a.m. Program begins at 8:00 a.m. General admission is $45. Valet parking is $15. All seating includes full breakfast bar. Sponsorships are available. Please contact James Burns at 312-450-3456 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details. *NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS: use the last name of the purchaser as the promo code to register at no cost.
The Kennedy Forum Mind Matters speaker series features experts, celebrities, business leaders, authors, sports professionals, academics and people with lived experience. Our goal is to host important conversations about mental health and addiction from provocative, interesting perspectives in order to raise awareness and end stigma.