SAVE THE DATE for our 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo
DCU Center, Worcester, MA | Thursday, November 15 | 8:30 am
Stay tuned for more details!
Thank you to those that welcomed Carlene Pavlos in Worcester and Boston
“I am thrilled to bring my passion for health equity to MPHA and promise that we will strive every day to make you proud to join us in this work.” -Carlene Pavlos
MPHA’s 16th Annual Spring Awards Breakfast: Honoring Health Equity Champions
Friday, June 1st, 2018 | 8:30-10:30 AM | The State Room, 60 State Street, Boston MA
MPHA’s Awards Breakfast is the signature event of the year for the public health community to come together and salute our partners, celebrate our accomplishments, reconnect with colleagues and energize ourselves for the advocacy we do to promote social justice and reduce health inequity. We are honored to be awarding these four public health champions.
Cambridge Concord Associates
Greater New Bedford Community Health Center
Center & Tour for
Diversity in Medicine
by Director Waleska
Please contact Alexa Piacenza at email@example.com with any questions.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Abt Associates | Association for Behavioral Healthcare | Baystate Health | Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center | Beveridge Family Foundation | Boston Medical Center | Boston Public Health Commission | Cambridge Concord Associates | Cambridge Health Alliance | Harvard Medical School | Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health | Health Resources in Action | Justice Resource Institute | KPMG | Tremont Strategies Group | Tufts University School of Medicine
AAFCPAs | BMC HealthNet Plan | Boston University School of Social Work | The Boston Foundation | Dana-Farber Cancer Institute | Delta Dental | DentaQuest Foundation | Greater New Bedford Community Health Center | John Snow, Inc. | Lahey Health
MA Fishing Partnership | MA League of Community Health Centers | MA Medical Society | MA Nurses Association | MGH Center for Community Health Improvement | Public Health Institute of Western MA | Southcoast Health Systems
Tufts School of Dental Medicine
Alfred DeMaria | Baystate Financials | Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University | Boston University School of Public Health | Deborah Klein Walker | Denterlein | Dr. Neil Maniar and Dr. Ami Bhatt | Geoff Wilkinson
Harbor Health Services | Health Care for All | HMEA | Home City Housing Development | Legal Sea Foods | The Massachusetts Council on Aging | Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts Plymouth Area Coalition | Road Scholar | Triangle Inc. | UMass Amherst, School of Public Health and Health Science
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals | Metrowest Health Foundation, Inc. | The Health Foundation of Central MA | AIDS Action Committee | Fenway Health | American Heart/American Stroke Association | Worcester Dept. of Public Health | Heywood Hospital | MA Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics | Alliance of MA YMCAs | City of Lowell Health & Human Services | Cooley Dickinson Hospital | Groundwork Lawrence | Citizens for Juvenile Justice | Mass Association of Health Boards | March of Dimes | Greater Lowell Health Alliance
2017 Annual Meeting & Expo
DCU Center, Worcester, MA | Wednesday, November 29 | 8:30 am
Thank you to everyone who joined us at our 2017 Annual Meeting! Your feedback is important to us. Please, let us know what you thought about this year’s meeting by taking this quick survey: https://www.tfaforms.com/4625881
SLIDES FROM BREAKOUT SESSIONS
- Presentation: Health Data, Sanouri Ursprung, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
- List of Resources: Data Sources
- Presentation: Hospitals Investing in Health Eckstein, Hattis
- Presentation: What are ACOs and Can They Address SDOH 11.28.17
Monica Bharel, MD, MPH
Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Thea James, MD
Vice President, Mission & Associate Chief Medical Officer at Boston Medical Center
James Hester, PhD
Principal, Population Health Systems and
John E McDonough, DrPH, MPA
Former Senior Advisor on
Nancy E. Norman, MD, MPH
Medical Director of Integration for the Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership
At MPHA’s Annual Meeting and Expo, you can participate in one of five dynamic, thought-provoking workshops led by experts in their field! Three of these workshops will take a deeper dive into each of the subject areas discussed by our morning panel. We will also offer two skill-building workshops to support organizations, coalitions, and even individuals in their efforts to address the social determinants of health:
Hospital Community Benefits: Better Aligning Investments with Community Needs: Enid Eckstein, MS, Massachusetts Communities Action Network & Paul Hattis, MD, JD, MPH, Greater Boston Interfaith Organization
What are Accountable Care Organizations and Can They Meaningfully Address Social Determinants? Alyssa Vangeli, Esq., MPH, Health Care for All & Maddie Ribble, MPH, Massachusetts Public Health Association
Breaking Down Financing Silos to Address Social Determinants: Innovations and Challenges Jim Hester, PhD, Population Health Systems
Health Data 101: How to Identify and Sift Through Health Equity Data
Sanouri Ursprung, PhD, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Being an Effective Advocate and Mobilizing Others for Change
Andrea Freeman, MS, Massachusetts Public Health Association & Liz Wills-O’Gilvie, Consultant, Chair of Springfield Food Policy Council and of Gardening the Community
Thank you to our Sponsors so far!
Thank you to our sustaining Advocate, Bronze and Silver members and partners in public health!
AIDS Action Committee | Association for Behavioral Healthcare
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals | Dana-Farber Cancer Institute | Fenway Health | Harvard Street Health Center | Health Foundation of Central MA | John Snow, Inc. | Justice Resource Institute | Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers
MetroWest Health Foundation | Partners for a Healthier Community | Planned Parenthood League of MA
For more information about MPHA Annual Meeting & Expo, contact MPHA Events Manager, Alexa Piacenza at firstname.lastname@example.org.