Arkansas Center for Health Improvement

Conversation Between Former Govs. Mike Huckabee, Mike Beebe to be Highlight of Arkansas Center for Health Improvement’s 20th Anniversary Event

Article Date: 11/9/2018

Former Arkansas Govs. Mike Huckabee and Mike Beebe will engage in a discussion on health and health care in a program celebrating the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement’s 20th anniversary.

“Celebrating 20 Years of the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement: A Healthcare Discussion with Former Governors Mike Huckabee and Mike Beebe,” hosted by ACHI in partnership with the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, will be Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. in the Wally Allen Ballroom at the Statehouse Convention Center, 101 W. Markham St., Little Rock.

Gov. Asa Hutchinson is scheduled to welcome the former governors, so the evening will include a rare gathering of Arkansas’s three most recent governors on one stage.

Read more about Huckabee and Beebe here.

The program will be free and open to the public. Reserve your seats by emailing publicprograms@clintonschool.uasys.edu or by calling (501) 683-5239. A live stream stream of the program can also be watched online.

The evening’s activities also will include the presentation of the Dr. Tom Bruce Arkansas Health Impact Award to two people who have had a positive impact on the health of Arkansans through their service and leadership, Dr. Kent Westbrook and Ben E. Owens Sr.

See full bios for Westbrook and Owens here.

The Dr. Tom Bruce Arkansas Health Impact Award honors individuals who embody the late Dr. Tom Bruce’s lifetime of service by demonstrating courageous leadership and a sustained record as a catalyst for improving the health of all Arkansans, and who exemplify the core values of ACHI: trust, commitment, innovation and initiative.

Read the full news release here.

Arkansas Center for Health Improvement
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Little Rock, AR 72201