2016 Summit Presentations

2016 NMQF National Leadership Summit on Health Disparities and Spring Health Braintrust

Building Sustainable Communities: Delivering Quality Healthcare

Presentations and Videos

Day 1: April 11

Leadership Summit Opening Plenary and Award Ceremony (video)

Welcome and Remarks

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD

Greetings

  • Congresswoman Robin L. Kelly, PhD (D-IL)
  • Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA

Presentation of Booker T. Washington Award

  • M. Tomás León, MBA

Awardee

  • Ramanathan (Ram) Raju, MD, MBA, FACS

Policy & Advocacy Session 1. Eliminating Disparities in Access to Multi-Modal Analgesia (video)

Moderator

  • Gretchen C. Wartman

Panelists

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD
  • Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA: “Drug Poisoning Deaths Involving Opioid Analgesics and Heroin: 1999–2014” (48KB PDF)
  • P. Grace Harrell, MD, MPH: “Multimodal Postoperative Analgesia and Pain Treatment Disparities” (741KB PDF)

CME Session 1: Measuring Quality and Performance in Treatment of Heart Failure in African-American Patients

Moderator

  • David N. Smith, MD

Faculty

  • Peter Carson, MD: “V-HeFT and the Road to A-HeFT” (1.06MB PDF)
  • Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASH, FNLA: “Impact of the African American Heart Failure Trial (A-HeFT): Guideline-based Therapy in Blacks with Heart Failure 2016” (879KB PDF)
  • Elizabeth Ofili, MD, MPH, FACC: “Measuring Quality and Performance in the Treatment of Heart Failure in African-American Patients” (1.62MB PDF)

Policy & Advocacy Session 2. Structuring Access to Prescription Drugs to Support Biodiverse Patient Populations (video)

Moderator

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD: “Structuring Access to Prescription Drugs to Support Biodiverse Patient Populations” (21KB PDF)

Panelists

  • Michael Ybarra, MD: “Prescription Medicines: Costs in Context” (807KB PDF)
  • Kraig Kinchen, MD: “Value and Cost of Medicines” (420KB PDF)
  • Quardricos B. Driskell: “Understanding Biologics, Biosimilars, and Patient Access to Innovative Treatments” (1.00MB PDF)

CME Session 2. Impact of Medicare Competitive Bidding Program on Patients with Diabetes in Minority Communities

Moderator

  • Dee Ann Stahly

Faculty

  • Jaime A. Davidson, MD, FACP, FACE: “Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Competitive Bidding Program: Assessment of Impact on Beneficiary Acquisition of Diabetes-Testing Supplies” (1.88MB PDF)

Biodiversity in Health Policy Luncheon (video)

Master of Ceremonies

  • Courtney Lang, JD

Remarks

  • Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MPA, MCAP
  • Ho Luong Tran, MD, MPH
  • Eric J. Williams, DNP, RN, CNE
  • Coltrane Stansbury: “Gateway to a Healthy Community: Healthier Kids: Program Update” (679KB PDF)

Policy & Advocacy Session 3. Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials through Collective Action and Community Engagement: “I’M IN” National Clinical Trial Registration Month (video)

Moderator

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD

Panelists

  • Salvatore Alesci, MD, PhD
  • Javier Barrientos
  • Jonca Bull, MD
  • Milena Lolic, MD, MS: “Drug Trials Snapshots” (494KB PDF)

CME Session 3. MACRA, ACA and Health Reform: Impact on Diverse Patients and Their Physicians

Moderator

  • Cynthia Brown, MA

Faculty

  • Alice A. Tolbert Coombs, MD, MPA, FCCP: “Providers Caring for Minority Patients and Vulnerable Populations” (2.14MB PDF)
  • Ronald W. Dunlap, MD, FACC: “Accountable Care Organizations: Impact on Health Care Disparities” (337KB PDF)
  • Kelly Brantley: “A Brief Landscape of the Health Insurance Landscape Post-ACA” (263KB PDF)

Policy & Advocacy Session 4. Creating Insurance and Payment Options that Support Improved Outcomes in Diverse Beneficiary Populations (video)

Moderator

  • Courtney Lang, JD: “Biodiversity in Health Policy: Setting the Stage for Discussion” (479KB PDF)

Panelists

  • Allyson Y. Schwartz: “Medicare Advantage = Integral Coverage for a Diverse Beneficiary Population” (466KB PDF)
  • Matthew Eyles: “Creating Payment and Insurance Options that Support Diverse Beneficiary Populations” (273KB PDF)

CME Session 4. Treating and Preventing HIV in Diverse Communities: A Conversation about Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)

Moderator

  • Leo Moore, MD, MSHPM

Faculty

  • Travis Gayles, MD, PhD: “HIV and the 21st Century Local Public Health Response” (457KB PDF)
  • Noël Gordon, Jr.
  • Manya Magnus, PhD, MPH: “Treating and Preventing HIV in Diverse Communities: A New Era of HIV Prevention” (1.40MB PDF)

Policy & Advocacy Session 5. Policy Impacts Patient Outcomes: Impact of the Medicare Competititve Bidding Program on Patients with Diabetes (video)

Moderator

  • Dee Ann Stahly

Panelists

  • David Marrero, PhD: “Impact of CMS Competitive Bidding Program on Medicare Beneficiary Safety and Access to Diabetes Testing Supplies: A Retrospective, Longitudinal Analysis” (235KB PDF)
  • Nancy L. Johnson: “Historical Perspective on Competitive Bidding Law” (208KB PDF)
  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD

Biodiverse Health Policy Town Hall & Dinner: An Evening with the Presidents and Chairs (video)

Moderator

  • Stephanie Dyson

Panelists

  • Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA
  • Barbara Hutchinson, MD, PhD
  • Edith Mitchell, MD, FACP
  • Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MPA, MCAP
  • Kim A. Williams, MD, FACC

Day 2: April 12

Health Braintrust Opening Plenary and Award Ceremony (video)

Welcome and Introductions

  • Congresswoman Robin L. Kelly, PhD (D-IL)

Greetings

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD

Keynote

  • Damon Tweedy, MD: “Why Did I Write This Book? Black Man in a White Coat” (1.00MB PDF)

Talk 1. Planting the Seed—Getting Young People Engaged in Health Sciences (video)

Speaker

  • Garth Graham, MD, MPH: “Engaging Young People in Science and Technology” (369KB PDF)

CME Session 5. Managing Complex Patients

Moderator

  • Niva Lubin-Johnson, MD, FACP

Faculty

  • Alice A. Tolbert Coombs, MD, MPA, FCCP: “Managing Complex Patients: Critical Care Medicine” (1.03MB PDF)
  • Tamaan Osbourne-Roberts, MD

Talk 2. Cracks in the Pipeline—Identifying Barriers for Minorities in Health Fields (video)

Speaker

  • Alden M. Landry, MD, MPH: “Priming the Pipeline: Lessons Learned from the Tour for Diversity in Medicine (T4D)” (808KB PDF)

CME Session 6. Reducing Health Inequities in Liver Diseases

Moderator

  • Donna R. Cryer, JD: “Reducing Health Inequities in Liver Diseases” (399KB PDF)

Faculty

  • Corinna Dan, RN, MPH: “Updating the National Viral Hepatitis Action for 2017–2020” (523KB PDF)
  • Elena Rios, MD, MSPH: “NHMA HepC and Hispanics Summits” (446KB PDF)
  • Ho Luong Tran, MD, MPH
  • Uchenna S. Uchendu, MD: “Office of Health Equity Briefing, Hepatitis C Disparities among Veterans” (1.15MB PDF)

Health Braintrust Awards Luncheon & Town Hall (video)

Ouststanding Legislator Leadership Award

  • The Honorable Michelle Lujan Grisham

Outstanding Corporate Leadership Award

  • Maurice Smith

Congressional Staff Leadership Award

  • Marvin Figueroa

Town Hall Moderator

  • LaTasha Seliby, MD

Talk 3. Under Construction—Strategies to Strengthen the Diversity Pipeline (video)

Speakers

  • Cedric M. Bright, MD, FACP: “AAMC: Altering the Course of Black Males” (688KB PDF)
  • Deric C. Savior, MD

Talk 4. Road to Retention—Challenges Minorities Face in the Health Workforce and Strategies to Improve Retention (video)

Speakers

  • Delia Davis
  • Tamaan Osbourne-Roberts, MD: “A Physician’s Journey: The Morning, the Afternoon Storm, and the Far Brighter Twilight” (155MB PDF)

2016 Leadership Awards Reception and Dinner (video)

Welcome

  • Mr. John Brockington, Master of Ceremonies

Invocation

Opening Remarks

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD, Host
  • Cong. Robin Kelly, PhD (D-IL), Honorary Co-Host

Greetings

  • Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA

Remarks

  • Joel Freedman

2016 Leadership Awards

  • 40 Under 40 Minority Leaders in Health
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Joel Freedman
  • Congressional Lifetime Achievement Award: The Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson, RN
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP