MPHA’s 15th Annual Spring Awards Breakfast
June 1st, 2018 | State Room, 60 State Street
Let’s get ready to celebrate our public health heroes! MPHA is excited to announce that our Spring Awards Breakfast will take place on June 1st, 2018 at the State Room, 60 State Street.
Who inspires you? We will be taking nominations for public health heroes throughout January. Please nominate any person, people, or even an organization whose commitment to public health inspires and excites you. There are five award categories up for nomination. You can learn more about the award categories and submit your nominations here.
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.