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Health First! Book Tour

Date: February 29, 2012
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location:  Show map New York University - New York, NY
The Puck Building
295 Lafayette Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10012
Contact: Zakiya TanksPhone: 202-548-4000Email:

On February 1, 2012, the Black Women’s Health Imperative released, Health First! The Black Woman’s Wellness Guide. This groundbreaking book, written especially for Black women of all ages, is co-authored by Eleanor Hinton Hoytt, president & CEO of the Black Women's Health Imperaitve and award-winning health journalist Hilary Beard. Health First! provides Black women with the resources and understanding required to reach their full physical, emotional, and spiritual potential.


 Speakers Include:
Book Author Eleanor Hinton Hoytt, President and CEO,
Black Women's Health Imperative
Book Author Hilary Beard, Award-winning Health Journalist
Terrie M. Williams, Author, Black Pain It Just Looks Like We're Not Hurting
Esther Armah, Host of Art in the Apple, WBAI 99.5 FM


 Lunch is provided with RSVP. Contact Zakiya Tanks at by Monday, February 27, 2012.

The event is FREE and all are welcome.




National Council of Negro Women, National Coalition of 100 Black Women,
National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc., and Hologic, Inc.