GDAHC Events

Faith Community Nursing for All Faiths

Please join GDAHC on Tuesday, August 5th, for an information session on Faith Community Nursing led by the InterFaith Leadership Council and Henry Ford Health System Nursing Development. At the meeting we will discuss what Faith Community Nursing is, how you can become a Faith Community Nurse, and how you can start a Faith Community Nurse/Health Program at your place of worship. This is a free informational session, but registration is required. To register, please contact Janet Banks-McElrath, RN, BSN, MA at or Carol Szczesny at For more information and additional dates and locations, please view the flier here.

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
30200 Telegraph Rd., Suite 105, Bingham Farms, MI, 48025
5 PM to 6 PM

In Sickness and In Health

Enhancing Health Engagement and Population Health Management

Please join GDAHC, Health Management Systems of America (HMSA), the Detroit Regional Chamber, and the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) on Thursday, September 21st for the next Coffee & Controversy as we explore the health care experience from both payer and provider vantage points. How can both groups evolve to engage consumers from multiple generations to help participation and adherence by supporting individuals and families in both sickness and health? Speakers include: Robin DiMatteo, PhD, Professor of Psychology - University of California; Scott Foster, President - Wellco; Jonathan So, Senior Director, Health Care Initiatives - Detroit Regional Chamber. For more information and event topics, please view the event flier.

Thursday, September 21st, 2017
7:30 AM to 12 PM
$35 for GDAHC Members
$40 for future Members
Registration is required and includes lunch and 2 HR and LAP continuing education credits. You may register by visiting our Eventbrite page. An online presentation is available for $40.

Salute! to Healthcare

Please join GDAHC for our annual awards dinner celebrating the individuals and organizations that have dedicated their work to bettering healthcare in the region. This year's dinner will be held at the Atheneum Suite Hotel in Detroit, MI, on Thursday, November 2nd. We are currently accepting nominations for the awards given at Salute!. Information regarding sponsorship opportunities is available on our dedicated Salute! page. We strongly encourage early registration. Tickets are now available at on our Eventbrite.

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
The Atheneum Suite Hotel
1000 Brush St., Detroit, MI, 48226
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM