2013 Summit Presentations

The 2013 CBC Spring Health Braintrust and National Minority Quality Forum 10th Annual Health Disparities Leadership Summit and Awards Dinner:

Health Equity, Health Care Quality and the Affordable Care Act:

The Next Chapter

Presentations & Videos

Day 1: April 22

Welcome: Opening Session (webcast video)

  • Congresswoman Donna M. Christensen
  • Rahn K. Bailey, MD
  • Ola Akinboboye, MD
  • Jeremy A. Lazarus, MD
  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD

CME Session 1. Progress in Identifying Genetics versus Environmental Factors That Affect Cancer Outcomes

  • Michelle Johnson, MD, MPH: “Cardiovascular Complications of Cancer Treatment” (1.86MB PDF)
  • Andrea Goldstein, NP, MS, MPH: “Liver Cancer: Epidemiology and Health Disparities” (2.32MB PDF)

Special Presentation

  • Gary Gibbons, MD: “Imagine the Future: NHLBI’s Leadership Role in Eliminating Health Disparities” (webcast video)

CME Session 2. Evidence-Based Approaches to Treating Heart Failure in Blacks (webcast video)

  • Inder S. Anand, MD, RFCP, D Phil, (Oxon.): “Reducing Hospital Readmissions and Increasing Time to Hospital Readmission in Blacks with Heart Failure” (530KB PDF)
  • Elizabeth O. Ofili, MD, MPH, FACC: “Treatment of Heart Failure in African Americans” (1.27MB PDF)
  • Keith Ferdinand, MD, Moderator

Joint Community/Policy Session 1. Strategies and Policy Recommendations for Creating an Equitable Response to the Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic (1.67MB PDF) (webcast video)

  • Patricia M. Doykos, PhD, Moderator
  • Kim Prendergast, RD, MPP: “Feeding America Diabetes Initiative: Addressing Health Disparities by Improving Food Access”
  • Benjamin M. Bluml, RPh: “Expanding Access to Evidence-Based Practices for Heavily Burdened Populations”
  • C. Donovan Beckett, DO: “Mingo County Diabetes Coalition”
  • Nadia Ali, MPA: “Aiming to Bend the Curve on the Diabetes Burden through an Integrated Population Health Approach”
  • Robert Greenwald: “Providing Access to Healthy Solutions (PATHS): Reforming Diabetes Law & Policy to Promote Access to Care and Reduce Health Disparities”

CME Session 3. Reducing Acute Events from Diabetes

  • Jaime A. Davidson, MD, FACP, MACE: “Reducing Acute and Chronic Events from Diabetes” (2.23MB PDF)

Joint Community/Policy Session 2. Cardiometabolic and Renal Disease Disparities: An Update (webcast video)

  • Ola Akinboboye, MD
  • Keith C. Norris, MD, FASN: “Overview of Racial Disparities in Kidney Disease Outcomes” (1.74MB PDF)
  • Jonca Bull, MD, and Helene D. Clayton-Jeter, OD: “FDA Update: Minority Health and Stakeholder Engagement” (1.14MB PDF)
  • Courtney Lang, JD, Moderator

Joint Community/Policy Session 3. Industry and Public-Sector Collaboration to Address the Problem of Childhood Obesity (webcast video)

CME Session 4. Identification, Treatment, and Control of Cardiometabolic Disease Risk Factors in Minorities

  • Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASH, FNLA: “Identification, Treatment, and Control of Cardiometabolic Disease Risk Factors in Minorities” (724KB PDF)
  • A. J. Conrad Smith, MD: “Disparities in the Care of Patients with CAD” (1.70MB PDF)

Booker T. Washington Award Luncheon (webcast video)

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD
  • Enrique A. Conterno
  • Edward L Martinez
  • Bruce Siegel
  • LaVarne A. Burton

Joint Community/Policy Session 4. Testing the Limits of Consumer Privacy and Security on Health (webcast video)

  • Leon Rodriguez
  • Deven McGraw
  • William O’Leary, Moderator

CME Session 5. Primordial Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Pediatric Patients and Adults—Preventing the Disease across the Life Span

  • Donna H. Ryan, MD, FACP: “What’s New in Obesity Treatment? Will It Make a Difference?” (1.21MB PDF)

CME Session 6. Effects of Health-Care Reform on Coverage, Access, and Disparities

  • Jeremy A. Lazarus, MD: “The AMA, Reform & Disparities: Better Outcomes, Better Systems, Better Education” (video) (405KB PDF)
  • Richard Allen Williams, MD, FACC, FAHA: “Cardiovascular Disease by the Numbers” (70KB PDF)

Joint Community/Policy Session 5. Issues Associated with Chronic Weight Management in Adults (webcast video)

  • James Gavin, MD, PhD
  • Kenneth E. Thorpe, PhD: “Effective Approaches for Managing Obesity and Chronic Disease” (766KB PDF)
  • Willarda V. Edwards, MD, MBA, Moderator

CME Session 7. Viral Hepatitis and HIV Coinfection—Social Determinants, Preventive Measures, and Treatment Considerations

  • Charles D. Howell, MD, AGAF: “HCV: Racial Disparities” (1.59MB PDF)
  • Ronald D’Amico, DO, MSc: “Interferon-Free, Oral DAA Therapy for HCV Infection” (1.13MB PDF)

Joint Community/Policy Session 6: Reducing Infectious Disease Disparities in Minorities (webcast video)

    • R. Monina Klevens, DDS, MPH: “Epidemiology of Hepatitis C: Impact on Minorities” (912KB PDF)
    • Charles D. Howell, MD
    • Bambi Gaddist, Moderator

2013 Annual Leadership Awards Dinner (video)