HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to discuss health disparities and the primary care workforce in Charleston, South Carolina

Sebelius to participate in a roundtable discussion with nurses

CHARLESTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 9:00 a.m., U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius will participate in a roundtable discussion with nurses, hosted by the Tri-County Black Nurses Association at the Arthur W. Christopher Community Center in Charleston, SC. Secretary Sebelius will discuss the importance of the relationship between nurses and patients in closing the coverage gap, especially when delivering care to the underserved. December 1 also marks World AIDS Day, and Secretary Sebelius will highlight the importance of carrying out the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.



HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius


Thursday, December 1, 2011

Event begins at 9:00 AM



Arthur W. Christopher Community Center
265 Fishburne Street, Charleston, SC


Keith Maley, [email protected]


Event is open to credentialed members of the media only.

Note: All HHS press releases, fact sheets and other press materials are available at http://www.hhs.gov/news.


HHS Press Office

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