Orginally posted on the City Leadership Blog….
I am very excited to have Dr. Mark Morris joining us at the City Leadership Forum. He will be speaking into our topic of teams and telling the story of the amazing medical alliance he spearheaded here in Memphis
You will not want anyone on your organizational team to miss the Forum next Thursday December 9th. We will be at Christ United Methodist Church from 11:15am to 12:45pm.
More about Dr. Scott Morris from the Church Health Center website:
G. Scott Morris, M.D., M.Div. is founder and Executive Director of the Church Health Center, which has as its mission to seek to reclaim the Church’s biblical commitment to care for our bodies and spirits. The Church Health Center opened in 1987 to provide primary health care to low-income, uninsured working people of Memphis. The CHC, a health care ministry supported by a broad base of the faith and medical communities, has over 70,000 patients of record in its Clinic. The CHC has also developed its Wellness ministry where the best disease prevention efforts of medicine are combined with the pastoral and spiritual care of the faith community.
Dr. Morris has an undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia, a Master of Divinity degree from Yale University, and M.D. from Emory University. He is a board certified family practice physician and an ordained United Methodist minister.
Dr. Morris writes a monthly column for the Commercial Appeal and for the Church Health Center’s faith & health website, CHReader.org..
His new book, “Health Care You Can Live With” will be available January of 2011.
Here is a bibliography of his books and articles.
Click here to get Dr. Morris’ top 5 recommendations for books to read.