Agenda


2013 AGENDA

 

DAY 1—Thursday, July 18th
     
Start Time End Time Description
9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. Arrival and Check-in
10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Opening Breakfast and Welcome Remarks
Remarks from NCLR (Delia Pompa) and E. Lilly (Rafael Roberts)
11:00 a.m. 11:10 a.m. Break
11:10 a.m. 12:15 p.m. Health Care Reform Update
Jenn Ng’andu, Director of Health and Civil Rights, NCLR (confirmed)
Hear from NCLR’s Health Policy Project about the latest on the Affordable Care Act and how attendees can prepare for the changes that will take place over the next 13 months
11:10 a.m. 12:25 p.m. Make Your Voice Heard: The Campaign for Modern Medicines
Robyn Orth, Lilly Digital Government Affairs (confirmed)
12:30 p.m. 1:25 p.m. Working Lunch, sponsored by Humana
NCLR’s ACA Affiliate Survey: How Latino-serving Organizations are Navigating a Changing Health Care Landscape
Rodolfo Vega, John Snow, Inc. (confirmed)
Manuela McDonough, NCLR (confirmed)
Discuss what NCLR Health Affiliates and partners are doing to prepare for ACA-related changes in health care provision
1:30 p.m. 2:25 p.m. The Affordable Care Act and Immigration Reform: How Will These Impact Immigrant and Undocumented Latinos?
Gil Ojeda, Director, California Program on Access to Care (confirmed)
Carlos A. Ugarte, Director of Health Programs, Farmworker Justice (confirmed)
Alvaro Huerta, Skadden Fellow / Staff Attorney, National Immigration Law Center, Washington, DC (confirmed)
Discuss how immigration reform may impact the implementation of the ACA
2:30 p.m. 3:25 p.m. Breakout Strategy Sessions Addressing Options and Advocacy for Undocumented Populations
Session leaders
Gil Ojeda, Director, California Program on Access to Care (confirmed)
Carlos A. Ugarte, Director of Health Programs, Farmworker Justice (confirmed)
Alvaro Huerta, Skadden Fellow / Staff Attorney, National Immigration Law Center, Washington, DC (confirmed)
Maggie J. Morgan, Clinical Fellow, Harvard Center for Health Law & Policy Innovation (confirmed)
3:25 p.m. 3:35 p.m. Break
3:35 p.m. 4:30p.m. Advocacy in Action: Influencing Policy and Policymakers
Marc Wetherhorn, Nat’l Advocacy Director, NACHC (confirmed)
Discuss what NACHC and NCLR are doing to influence policy and how you can use some of the same strategies in your community
   

Becoming a Federally Qualified Health Center

Jaime Hirschfeld, Director, Health Center Growth and Development, NACHC (confirmed)
Maria Gomez, President/CEO, Mary’s Center (confirmed)
Silvia Urrutia, Director of Housing & Healthcare Finance, RDF (confirmed)
Learn about the process and challenges of becoming a FQHC

4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m. Networking Reception, sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim
Attendees will have the opportunity to highlight their work on posters displayed during this session
     
DAY 2—Friday, July 19th  
     
Start Time End Time Description

9:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

Coffee and Continental Breakfast

10:00 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

Keynote Presentations: Latinos and the Affordable Care Act (This session will be live streamed. Click here to view.
Dr. Nadine Gracia, Director OMH, HHS (confirmed)
Juliet K. Choi, JD, Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor, DHHS Office for Civil Rights (confirmed)
Mayra Alvarez, Director of Public Health Policy, Office of HCR, HHS (confirmed)
Senior Leaders from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services will discuss how they are addressing health disparities, cultural competence, and civil rights protection through the ACA, and will provide an update on the Health Insurance Marketplace and its impact upon the Latino community.

11:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m.

Small Group Breakout Discussions

11:15 a.m.
12:00 p.m.
Question and Answer Session with HHS Representatives

12:00 p.m.

12:15 p.m.

Break

12:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m.

Working Lunch – Making your message Matter
Robyn Orth, Lilly Digital Government Affairs (confirmed)

1:30 p.m.

2:45 p.m.

Outreach and Enrollment: How to reach Latinos with important health coverage information
Oscar Gomez, President & CEO, Health Outreach Partners (confirmed)
Samantha Artiga, Kaiser Family Foundation (confirmed)
C. LeRoy Cavazos, Senior Managing Director of Policy and Contracts, Migrant Health Promotion (confirmed)
Learn about different outreach techniques for health care coverage information

2:45 p.m.

3:00 p.m.

Coffee and Tea Break

3:00 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

Leaders and Laggards, Learning from States’ Experiences with the Affordable Care Act; sponsored by Pfizer
Aaron Price, Community Development Coordinator, Louisiana Primary Care Association (confirmed)
C. LeRoy Cavazos, Senior Managing Director of Policy and Contracts, Migrant Health Promotion (TX, confirmed)
Carmella Castellano-Garcia, President and CEO, California Primary Care Association (confirmed)
Representatives from these states will share their experiences advocating for the ACA and how they have navigated different political environments in preparing for the law’s implementation

4:00 p.m.

4:15 p.m.

Summation, Summit Evaluation
NCLR
Reflect on the Health Summit, plan for its future, and provide feedback to help NCLR improve the event for next year

4:30 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

Closing reception, remarks from NCLR (Janet Murguia)




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