KC QVIC: Addressing Mental Health Needs in the Time of COVID

Thursday Oct 8 / 3:00 PM (CDT) - Thursday Oct 8 / 4:30 PM (CDT)

Virtual via Zoom

KC QVIC: Addressing Mental Health Needs in the Time of COVID


3:00-3:05pm: Welcome
Stacy L Farr, PhD, MPH; University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC); Saint Luke’s Health System (SLHS); and Kansas City Quality & Value Innovation Consortium (KC QVIC)

3:05-3:10pm: Welcome & Overview
Will Steffen, Community CareLink

3:10-3:25pm: Community Treatment Perspective
– Marqeuia Watson, Interim Executive Director, The Greater Kansas City Coalition to End Homelessness

3:25-3:40pm: Law Enforcement Perspective
-Lindsay Moran, Social Services Specialist, Kansas City, Missouri Police Department

3:40-3:55pm: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Perspective
-Erica Carney MD FAEMS, Medical Director, Kansas City, Missouri Fire Department

3:55-4:10pm: Community Based Organization (CBO) Perspective
– Whitney Logan, Clinical Director, The Battle Within

4:10-4:30pm Questions & Discussion – Panel

4:30pm: Wrap-up
Stacy Farr, PhD, MPH, KC Quality & Value Innovation Consortium (KC QVIC); University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) and Saint Luke’s Health System


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