We’re excited to welcome Dr. Kent D. Key, MPH, Ph.D, as the Keynote Speaker for the 2020 CJA National Conference!
Dr. Kent Key is a Health Disparities Researcher specializing in Community Engaged Research in the Division of Public Health in the College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University and Executive Deputy Director of the Community Based Organization Partners (CBOP). Dr. Key is also founder of CBOP’s Community Ethics Review Board in Flint, MI. He serves as the National Administrator of the Community Based Public Health Caucus of the American Public Health Association and is a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Fellow for the Culture of Health Leaders Program. Dr. Key also works to create pathways to careers in Public Health, Medicine and Research for urban youth.
Dr. Key has an interest in urban minority populations and uses qualitative methods to evaluate the perceptions and lived experience with a goal towards the development of community-driven solutions for health and equity.
His motto is “You have not lived until you have done something good for someone who cannot repay you”.