MFP/ANA e-Newsletter: July 16, 2021

July 16, 2021
Joi Henry 40 under 40

MFP Fellow receives 40 Under 40 Emerging Nurse Leaders Award

Congratulations to current doctoral Fellow Joi Henry for being a recipient of the state of Illinois ‘40 Under 40 Emerging Nurse Leaders Award. Read more

Marie Smith publication

MFP Alumna Marie Smith Explores Disparities in Mental Health Delivery for Youth In Recent Publication

MFP alumna Marie Smith explores disparities in mental health delivery for youth in recent journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry publication. Read more 

Puzzle pieces coming together with labels: Health Equity, Mental Health, Health Behaviors, Under-represented Populations

Registration is open!

The MFP/ANA Virtual Intensive Summer Institute          is August 19-21, 2021. The theme is "Advancing  Behavioral Health Equity among Racial and Ethnic Minority and Indigenous Populations."

Registration closes August 5, 2021. If you haven’t received an invitation to register, check your spam/junk mail for an email from

View our draft Schedule of Events at

Puzzle pieces


SAMHSA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Department of Health & Human Services, USA
Logo for Minority Fellowship Program of the American Nurses Association
Logo for the ANA (American Nurses Association)

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