2018 Summit Presentations and Videos

2018 NMQF Leadership Summit on Health Disparities and Spring Health Braintrust

Bridging the Equity Gap across the Lifespan to Achieve Sustainable Healthy Communities
Presentations and Videos

Day 1: April 16

Welcome and Remarks

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD
  • David O. Barbe, MD, MHA
  • Martin Hamlette, JD, MHA
  • Elena V. Rios, MD, MSPH
  • Ho Luong Tran, MD, MPH

Policy & Advocacy Opening Plenary Session. Building a Sustainable Healthy Community

Moderator

  • Nicolette Louissaint, PhD

Panelists

  • Carla Boutin-Foster, MD: “Sustaining Healthy Communities: The State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Approach” (515KB PDF)
  • Jay Bhatt, DO, MPH, MPA
  • William H. Carson, MD

Policy & Advocacy Plenary. Equity in Clinical Trials and Research: Important for Good Health Now and in the Future

Moderator

  • Donney John, PharmD

Panelists

  • Luther T. Clark, MD
  • Lola Fashoyin-Aje, MD, MPH: “Racial/Ethnic Representation in Cancer Clinical Trials” (499KB PDF)
  • Ravyn Miller, MBA, MDiv
  • Nicole Richie, PhD

Policy & Advocacy Session 1. Ending Cancer; Ending Cancer Disparities

Moderator

  • Shyrea Thompson, JD

Panelists

  • Janet Franklin, MD, MPH
  • Evelyn Gonzalez, MA
  • Karen Winkfield, MD, PhD
  • Lisa Simms Booth
  • Andrea Ferris, MBA

CME Session 1. Beating African Americans’ Number One Killer: Heart Disease

Moderator

  • Chinonso E. Akano, PharmD.

Panelists

  • Keith C. Ferdinand, MD: “Framing the Conversation: Needs of the African American Community” (1.0MB PDF)
  • Mary McGowan, MHRM: “Women & Heat Disease: Impact & Resources for Minority Women” (1.7MB PDF)
  • Elena V. Rios, MD, MSPH: “Cardiovascular Disease & Hispanics Policy Recommendations” (610KB PDF)
  • Janet S. Wright, MD: “The Role of Million Hearts 2022” (956KB PDF)

Booker T. Washington Award Luncheon

Master of Ceremonies

  • Lt. Col. Torie Comeaux Plowden, MD, MPH

Remarks

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD
  • David O. Barbe, MD, MHA: presentation presentation (382KB PDF)

Outstanding Corporate Citizen Award

  • William H. Carson, MD

2018 Booker T. Washington Award

  • Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH

Policy & Advocacy Session 2. Engaging Patients with Diabetes Facing Many Challenges and Costs

Moderator

  • Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA

Panelists

  • Guillermo Amezcua, MBA: presentation (443KB PDF)
  • Marie T. Brown, MD: “Medication Adherence Truth and Consequences” (279KB PDF)
  • Marilyn A. Fraser, MD
  • Karin Gillespie, MBA: presentation (869KB PDF)
  • Rita R. Kalyani, MD, MHS: “Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes—2018” (3.3MB PDF)
  • Bruce T. Taylor

CME Session 2. Neuroscience Disorders

Moderator

  • Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD

Panelists

  • Ian N. Kremer
  • Nadia Richardson, PhD
  • Ivana Rubino, PhD

Policy & Advocacy Session 3. Sickle Cell Disease

Moderator

  • LaTasha Lee, PhD

Panelists

  • Ken Bridges, MD: “Sickle Cell Disease: The Challenge of Healthcare Disparity” (409KB PDF)
  • James G. Taylor, VI, MD
  • Caleb Gilchrist, PhD

CME Session 3. Autoimmune Disorders

Moderator

  • Chinonso E. Akano, PharmD.

Panelists

  • Anca D. Askanase, MD: “Lupus—The Clinical Perspective” (670KB PDF) and “Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Clinical Perspective” (518KB PDF)
  • Walter Royal, III, MD: “Neurosarcoidosis” (1.2MB PDF)
  • Mitzi Joi Williams, MD: “Multiple Sclerosis in the African-American Population” (4.8MB PDF)

Policy & Advocacy Closing Plenary Session. Vaccines and Equity in Disease Prevention

Moderator

  • LaTasha Seliby Perkins, MD

Panelists

  • Angela Shen, ScD, MPH: “Vaccines and Equity in Disease Prevention” (310KB PDF)
  • Earnestine Willis, MD, MPH: “Health Literacy: Community-Based Strategies” (1.4MB PDF)
  • Corey Robertson, MD: “Influenza Vaccination: An Underutilized Tool in Combating Health Disparity” (953KB PDF)
  • Leonard Friedland, MD

“Resilience in Community” Dinner and Town Hall

Welcome

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD

Moderator

  • Loren Robinson, MD

Panelists

  • The Honorable Stacey Plaskett: presentation (2.3MB PDF)
  • Josh Sharfstein, MD
  • Amanda Quinton, CBCP, AMBCI: presentation (215.6MB PDF)
  • Joyce Larkin
  • C. Reynold Verret

Day 2: April 17

Spring Health Braintrust: “Health Equity from the Womb to Mature Adulthood”

Welcome and Remarks

  • Brandon Webb
  • The Honorable Robin L. Kelly, PhD

Health Braintrust Panel 1. When Mommies Die: A Maternal Mortality Panel

Moderator

  • Dr. Nicole E. Williams

Panelists

  • Shanna Cox
  • Dr. Eugene Declercq
  • Stephanie Glover
  • Ebony Marcelle

Health Braintrust Panel 2. Our Kids, Our Future: Raising Healthy Children and Adolescents

Moderator

  • Dr. Kameron Van Patterson

Panelists

  • Dr. Winifred Booker
  • Jenne Johns
  • Dr. Ankoor Shah
  • Dr. Doris Browne
  • Nicole Harrington

Health Braintrust Congressional Awards Luncheon and Town Hall

Awards Ceremony

Welcome
  • Brandon Webb
Award Presentations
  • The Honorable Robin L. Kelly, PhD
Chairwoman’s Congressional Leadership Award
  • Delegate Stacey Plaskett
Outstanding Corporate Leadership Award
  • Ashli Palmer
Chairwoman’s Congressional Staff Leadership Award
  • Caren Street

Town Hall: Sex, Drugs and Violence: Reducing Risky Health Behaviors in Young Adult Years

Moderator
  • David J. Johns
Panelists
  • Dr. Nadia Richardson
  • Anthony Smith
  • Charley John, PharmD
  • Dr. Ulysses Burley

Health Braintrust Panel 3. For Grown Folk: A Discussion on the Health of Mature Adults

Moderator

  • Shyrea Thompson

Panelists

  • Dr. Kisha Davis
  • Dr. Kimberley Perkins-Davis
  • Prentice Stovall, Jr.
  • Dr. Jean Bohomme

2018 Leadership Awards Dinner

Master of Ceremonies

  • Mr. John Brockington

Invocation

  • Alan Ryan

Welcome

  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD
  • The Honorable Robin L. Kelly, PhD

2018 Leadership Awards

40 Under 40 Minority Leaders in Health
Remarks
  • Gary A. Puckrein, PhD
Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Mr. Kenneth Frazier
Dr. Charles Richard Drew Award
  • Presenters: Brandon Garrett and Brandon Webb
  • Recipient: Congresswoman Maxine Waters
Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Presenter: The Honorable Robin L. Kelly, PhD
  • Recipient: Congressman John Lewis