Ask the Doc: A Wake County Town Hall

Ask The Doc Event

About This Event

Mind Over Matter: Empowering Youth to Address Vaping, Mental Health and COVID-19 

Join our panel of experts and teens in this special youth edition of our Ask the Doc Townhall series. Together with Wake County’s Youth Health Council, we'll explore the pressing issues of mental health, COVID-19, and vaping, offering insights and essential resources. Have burning questions? Participate in an interactive Q&A session and get answers directly from our knowledgeable panel.

Plus, don't miss the opportunity to connect with organizations providing invaluable resources at a tabling session. This event will include free lunch, raffle giveaways and more! 


11:30 a.m. Resource Fair 

12:30 p.m. Expert Panel 

1:30 p.m. Youth-led activities 

Please RSVP by April 27.

Register now!

Speakers include:

  • Dr. Bahby Banks, PhD., MPH (Pillar Consulting, CEO; UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Adjunct Faculty) - Moderator
  • Bolu Abe-Lathan, PA-C (Physician Associate at the Duke Smoking and Tobacco Cessation Program)
  • Dr. Melissa Stancil, Dr.PH, LCMHCS, NCC (OPAL Well-Being, Campbell University)
  • Dr. Danielle Roberson Keyton, DO (WakeMed Mental health and Wellbeing Adult & Child/Adolescent Psychiatry)
  • Nnenne Asi, MPH, CSM (DHHS – Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch; Youth and Young Adult Tobacco Treatment Coordinator) 


Health & Human Services


Health & Safety


All Ages
May 04, 2024
11:30 am to 2:30 pm