Civic Health Conference Schedule

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Keynote Speakers

Deborah Turner MD, JD
OB-GYN and President of the League of Women Voters
Hahrie Han, PhD
Director of the SNF Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University and the P3 Lab
Desmond Meade, JD
President of the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition and Chair of Floridians for a Fair Democracy
Donald Berwick, MD, MPP
President Emeritus, Institute for Healthcare Improvement and former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

Day 1: Friday, April 23rd



11:45am - 12:00pm

Arrival and Welcome

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Keynote - A Healthy Democracy
Keynote - A Healthy Democracy
Dr. Deborah Turner & Dr. Alister Martin

12:30pm - 12:45pm

12:45pm - 1:00pm

Andrea Benjamin, PhD

1:00pm - 1:30pm

Group Breakout Sessions for Discussion and Networking

1:30pm - 1:45pm


1:45pm - 2:15pm

2:20pm - 3:20pm

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Choice of Panels: 

Business for America | Warby Parker, Oak Street Health, hims & hers
Boston University School of Social Work and the Center for Innovation in Social Work and Health| Representative Tami Gouveia, Mojdeh Rohani, Kristina Whiton-O’Brien
Vot-ER | Former Secretary of State Trey Grayson, Einstein Health, Demos, Voting Is Social Work, Jon Kusner MS5

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Virtual Happy Hour: Reflection and Networking with Conference Speakers

Day 2: Saturday, April 24th



10:45am - 11:00am

Arrival and Welcome

11:00am - 11:30am

11:30am - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 12:45pm

Choice of Panels and Case Studies: 

AMSA | Maria Santos MS4, Zonía Moore MS2, Lekha Chilakamari MS3
Boston University School of Social Work and the Center for Innovation in Social Work and Health| Tfawa Haynes, Dorothy Bergold, Karen Potter
Vot-ER | Massachusetts General Hospital, Penn Medicine, & more
Nursing and Civic Engagement: Democracy at Discharge
Nurses Who Vote | National Association of Hispanic Nurses, Oncology Nursing Society, & more

12:45pm - 1:15pm

Lunch Break

1:15pm - 2:15pm

2:20pm - 3:00pm

Patient Conversation Workshops: Scripts and Tips for Conversations about Voting

American Academy of Pediatrics: Dr. Margaret Stager & Dr. Stephanie Fong Gomez
ideas42 & Dr. Alister Martin

3:00pm - 3:30pm