ACU Welcomes Dr. Miriam E. Delphin-Rittmon as a Keynote Speaker at the 2022 ACU Conference
The Association of Clinicians for the Underserved is honored to welcome nationally recognized behavioral health leader Dr. Miriam E. Delphin-Rittmon, Ph.D., Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, as the fourth keynote speaker at our 2022 Conference, “Resilience & Transformation,” in Washington, D.C., and online on July 31-August 2.
Dr. Delphin-Rittmon’s distinguished career includes serving as Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services and the Director of Cultural Competence and Research Consultation with the Yale University Program for Recovery and Community Health. In May 2014, Dr. Delphin-Rittmon completed a two-year White House appointment working as a Senior Advisor to the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. While at SAMHSA, she worked on a range of policy initiatives addressing behavioral health equity, workforce development, and healthcare reform.
Dr. Delphin-Rittmon joins other notable keynote speakers at our CME-accredited ACU Conference offering crucial trainings for clinicians, administrators, and advocates alike. In-person in Washington, D.C. and online, #ACUConf will feature over 20 workshops as well as exciting general sessions and keynotes, our NHSC 50th Anniversary Gala, rich networking opportunities including a Cocktail Hour and Conference app, and more.