Join us for the HBCU edition of Community Conversations – Good Habits Build Better Health on October 1st, 2022

Join us for the HBCU edition of Community Conversations – Good Habits Build Better Health Sponsored by Towne Bank and Norfolk State University    DAY OF EVENT PANEL SCHEDULE 10:00a.m – 10:45a.m. – At the Heart of It: Understanding Heart Health and Blood Pressure Cardiovascular Disease is the number 1 killer. This panel will explore the…

Newby/Sentara Scholars Program Gives High School Seniors the Opportunity to Pursue  Trades 

Newby/Sentara Scholars Program Gives High School Seniors the Opportunity to Pursue  Trades    20 Norfolk Public Schools graduating seniors receive full scholarships to Centura College, Aviation Institute of  Maintenance, and Tidewater Tech.  Norfolk, Virginia (May 19, 2022) – Dr. Keith Newby, President of the James E. Newby, Jr. M.D.  Foundation and Medical Director of Health…

6 Design Components From Sentara’s New Model Of Care

6 Design Components From Sentara’s New Model Of Care Serving Medicaid and uninsured patients, the hyper-local model will address clinical and medical needs in targeted communities. Sentara Healthcare has announced an innovative model of care (MOC) that will combine prevention and primary care with wrap-around behavioral health and social services. The MOC will target Medicaid members…

Recap from Passport to Good Health: Cardiovascular Health event

Recap from Passport to Good Health: Cardiovascular Health event It was a great turn out and we were able to share this message, with the members of the Greater Norfolk Medical Society of South Hampton Roads. Be sure to register and join us for Session 2: Colorectal Health on March 20th! Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdu-OsrhKGhVsHXyQXis_fyVO8exXlFCBMPP8TzFuuvJLm5Mw/viewform?fbclid=IwAR142tPr0S-tOsfZBI4IPmf8qoB-VIK3j7A4FKZgXkjtPrxZD1INeIrf65o

Black BRAND Receives $750,000 Grant from Rockefeller Foundation to Support Local Businesses

Black BRAND Receives $750,000 Grant from Rockefeller Foundation to Support Local Businesses Black Brand is a 501c3 organization focused on Business, Research, Analytics, Networking, and Development. Black BRAND is the Black Chamber of Commerce for Virginia’s Hampton Roads and Dan River Regions. Their mission is to promote group economics through professional development and community empowerment. Black BRAND has…

Crucial Conversations with Dr. Keith Newby: Prescription Drug Prices. Why Is The Cost So High? Episode 5

Crucial Conversations with Dr. Keith Newby: Prescription Drug Prices. Why Is The Cost So High? Episode 4 Modern medicine is a miracle, and by it’s aid we’ve experienced significant gains in human life expectancy over the past century. It has allowed a quality of life never seen before, especially for people in the later stages of their lives. However,…