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November Luncheon

November 7 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

$22 – $25

$22 members – RSVP Today | $27 non-members – RSVP Today

Program: Jennifer Ryan, CEO Volunteers in Medicine

Topic Description: Enhancing Access to Care – Volunteers in Medicine – Caring for the Working Uninsured

Jennifer RyanJoin the Health Council and Volunteers in Medicine’s CEO Jennifer Ryan as she shares its rich history and dynamic future.  What’s driving growth in services for Jacksonville including initiatives underway and plans for 2020?   Learn how distinguished healthcare partners enable VIM to thrive and achieve its goal of keeping people healthy, employed and out of the emergency rooms.  Organizations and individuals continue to play a vital role in supporting the mission to improve the health of our Jacksonville community.

Jennifer Ryan is the CEO of Volunteers in Medicine, a non-profit clinic that serves the working uninsured.  Jennifer is a fifth-generation North Floridian with a proven reputation in building and sustaining community partnerships with experience in health care at the national, county and hospital levels. She is recognized for being innovative, creative, outgoing, team-oriented, adaptable, and professional with expertise in Fundraising, Public Health, Marketing, Digital, and Social Media,  Program Evaluation, Community Health, Data Analysis.

In the role of Chief Executive Officer, Ryan is responsible for providing leadership of the organization’s medical operations, program development, staff and volunteer management, as well as fundraising.  Ryan most recently served as the Executive Director of the Ponte Vedra YMCA a branch of the First Coast YMCA where she directed strategic planning efforts, fundraising campaigns, and built and strengthened relationships for community development and collaboration. Prior to that, she held positions with the Centers for Disease Control, Duval County Health Department, Brooks Rehabilitation and Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition.

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Website: https://vim-jax.org/


Spotlight Speaker: Carol Cullen – Career Source

CareerSource Northeast Florida

Website: https://careersourcenortheastflorida.com/

Event Cost:

Health Council Member Registration

Health Council Members pre-pay– $22 Register Today! Member at-the-door: $27

JAX Chamber Guest or Visitor Registration

Please use this link if you are not a Member of the Health Council. Non-Members / Visitors / JAX Chamber Members pre-pay– $27 Register Today! Non-Member at-the-door: $32

For assistance with a payment issue or receipt, please contact Council Treasurer, Jason Lafser at  jlafser@bdo.com, or 904-224-9911.


November 7
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$22 – $25
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Deerwood Country Club
10239 Golf Club Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32256 United States