Trillium Health Resources hosting African American health disparities summit

NEW BERN, N.C. (WITN) – Trillium Health will host their second summit to educate people on African American health disparities.

The summit will be Tuesday afternoon from 1 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. at the Riverfront Convention Center in New Bern on 203 S. Front Street.

Discussions will focus on health concerns such as heart disease, mental health service disparities, and maternal mortality rates for African Americans.

There will also be snacks, giveaways, and printed health information.

The event is part of Trillium’s activities to recognize Black History Month and is free and open to the public.