Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 12:00 PM CDT
Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 1:00 PM CDT

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The Center for Contemporary Arts 
220 Cypress Street
Abilene, TX 79601

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2021 Healthcare & Economic Development Symposium:
A Rural Perspective

Join us May 19, 2021 at 12:00 PM for the Texas Rural Health & Economic Development Symposium.

Keynote Speaker:
Evan Smith, CEO of Texas Tribune (via ZOOM)

Evan Smith is founder of the Texas Tribune, a pioneering nonprofit, nonpartisan digital news organization. He is also the host of "Overheard with Evan Smith," a weekly half-hour interview program that airs on PBS stations countrywide.
Presenters and Speakers:
Dr. Ray Perryman, CEO of The Perryman Group
Don McBeath, Director of Government Relations for the Texas Organization of Rural and Community Hospitals (TORCH)
Chris Gallagher, M.D., FACC, Chief Executive Officer for Access Physicians
Thomas R. Kowalski, President & CEO of Texas Healthcare and Bioscience Institute
Jennifer Harris, Connected Nation
Dr. Kelly Rhone, MD, FACEP, Medical Director Outreach & Innovation for Avera eCARE
Darcy Litzen, Business Development Officer for Avera eCARE