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Womens Health Preconference 2011

 

Improving Women’s Health: Opportunities

and Challenges of Health Reform

Fall Forum 2011: November 29-30, 2011 

Overview

Hear presentations from national and state experts about improving women's health and the Affordable Care Act. Topics will include health care delivery models, the ACA and state budgets, and prevention and wellness initiatives.

Click here for brief video presentations from featured speakers.

Resources

  • Agenda ( Adobe acrobat logo2-pages PDF file)
  • Cheryl Pegus, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, Walgreens
    PowerPoint Presentation ( Adobe acrobat logo21-pages PDF file)
  • Julie Barnes, JD, Director of Health Policy, Bipartisan Policy Center
    PowerPoint Presentation ( Adobe acrobat logo6-pages PDF file)
  • Christian Lease, Director, Immunization Policy, Novartis Vaccines
    PowerPoint Presentation ( Adobe acrobat logo11-pages PDF file)
  • Sharon Moffatt, RN, BSN, MSN, Chief, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
    PowerPoint Presentation ( Adobe acrobat logo21-pages PDF file)

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Tuesday Afternoon Sessions

Expanding Access to Care for Women and Exploring Health Delivery Models

This session explores the importance of women’s health, expanding access and exploring new health care delivery models.

Keynote Speaker: Cheryl Pegus, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, Walgreens


Women’s Health, the Affordable Care Act and Tough Budget Times

This session explores opportunities within the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to improve women’s health, while also considering the complex landscape of state budget crises. 

Faculty: Julie Barnes, JD, Director of Health Policy, Bipartisan Policy Center

Respondents: Shawn Martin, Managing Principal Analyst, California Legislative Analyst’s Office

Representative Mark McCullough, Oklahoma, Co-Chair, NCSL Standing Committee on Health

Senator Harriette Chandler, Massachusetts, Vice Chair, Joint Committee on Public Health

Tuesday Evening Session

Implementing the ACA: Women and Prevention and Wellness Initiatives

This sessions addresses the numerous provisions in ACA to promote women’s health and reduce the burden of chronic disease.

Welcome and remarks: Christian Lease, Director, Immunization Policy, Novartis Vaccines

Faculty: Sharon Moffatt, RN, BSN, MSN, Chief, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials 

 

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