O+ organizers host panel on health care
Local health institutions, nonprofits and government representatives will be brought together by O+ from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, at Bethany Hall of the Old Dutch Church, 272 Wall St., to share information about resources, services and insurance.
Panelists include: state Assemblyman Kevin Cahill, D-Kingston, chairs the Assembly Committee on Insurance and is a member of the Committee on Health; Ruth-Ellen Blodgett, president and chief executive officer of Planned Parenthood Mid-Hudson Valley; O+ cofounder Thomas F. Cingel; Cynthia Kim, director of behavioral science at The Institute for Family Health; and Renata Marinaro of The Actors Fund. For information, email Jon Concra at joe@ opositivefestival.org.
The O+ Festival, held each October, seeks to connect artists and actors to medical providers. For festival info, visit http://opositivefestival.org/kingston/.