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2011 NMQF Leadership Summit on Health Disparities and Spring Health Braintrust


  • Ritz Carlton Hotel Washington D.C. 1150 22nd Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20037 United States (map)

The 2011 NMQF Summit on Health Disparities and Spring Health Braintrust

2011 NMQF Leadership Summit Flyer
 

Event Details

April 11-12, 2011

Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Washington, DC

Address:

1150 22nd Street, N.W., Washington, District of Columbia 20037

Summit Agenda

Leadership Awards Reception and Dinner Program

Booker T. Washington Luncheon

BioSketches

Sponsors


Summit Content

Day 1: April 11

Opening Session

Marcus L. Williams, MD, FACC: “Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc.: Saving the Hearts of a Diverse America” View Presentation

Special Address: Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD: “Health Disparities and NIH” View Presentation

Presentation: Ellen Nolte, PhD: “Assessing the Performance of Health Systems: The Concept of ‘Avoidable Mortality’” View Presentation

Joint Community and Policy Session 1. Health Care Reform, Industry and Government Perspectives

Lu Zawistowich, ScD: “March 2011 Report to the Congress on Medicaid and CHIP” View Presentation

Cynthia A. Brown: “Health Care Reform: The AMA Perspective” View Presentation

Clinical CME Session 1. Progress on Eliminating Stroke and Cardiovascular-Disease Disparities

Elsayed Z. Soliman, MD, MSc, MS: “Atrial Fibrillation and Ethnicity” View Presentation

Ola Akinboboye, MD, MPH, MBA, FACC: “Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Disease” View Presentation

Elijah Saunders, MD, FACC, FACP, FAHA, FASH: “Epidemiology and Risk Factors for Stroke in African Americans” View Presentation

Joint Community and Policy Session 2. Science in the Interest of Minority Health

Charles D. Howell, MD, AGAF: “Racial Disparities in Chronic Hepatitis C” View Presentation

Pamela Gehron Robey, PhD: “Cell-Based Therapies in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (TE/RM)” View Presentation

John J. O’Shea, MD: “Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells” View Presentation

Lita M. Proctor, PhD: “NIH Human Microbiome Project” View Presentation

Clinical CME Session 2. The Uncontrolled Diabetes Population: Innovative Approaches to Reducing Disparities

Farhad Zangeneh, MD, FACP, FACE: “Twin Epidemic of Diabetes and Obesity” View Presentation

Booker T. Washington Award Luncheon

Patricia M. Doykos: “Together on Diabetes: Communities Uniting to Meet America’s Diabetes Challenge” View Presentation

Leandris C. Liburd, PhD, MPH: “Increasing CDC’s Impact on Health Equity” View Presentation

Joint Community and Policy Session 3. Prescription Drug Coverage, Innovation, and Health Disparities

Terris King, PhD: “ACA & HHS Health Disparities Plan Goals for CMS” View Presentation

Jack Hoadley, PhD: “Medicare Part D in Year 6: Improvements and Ongoing Concerns” View Presentation

Kenyatta Lee, MD: “Can We Practice Evidence Based Medicine without an Evidence Based System: An Introduction to the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH)” View Presentation

Laura Lee Hall, PhD: “Equitable Cardiovascular Care: What Cardiologists Think; What Education Can Do” View Presentation

Michael J. Fine, MD, MSc: “Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Satisfaction with Care: VA’s Commitment to Health Equity” View Presentation

Clinical CME Session 3. Chronic Kidney Disease Complications and Cardiovascular Risk Factors: Their Impact on Outcomes

Myra A. Kleinpeter, MD, MPH: “Chronic Kidney Disease Complications and Cardiovascular Risk Factors: Their Impact on Outcomes” View Presentation

Janice P. Lea, MD, MSc, FASN: “Lessons Learned from AASK (African-American Study of Kidney Disease and Hypertension” View Presentation

Joint Community and Policy Session 4. Reducing Health-Care Disparities through Health-Care Reform

John Z. Ayanian, MD, MPP: “Principles for Eliminating Disparities through Health Care Reform” View Presentation

Clinical CME Session 4. Cancer Biomarkers, Clinical Trials and New Treatment Options

Joseph A. Sparano, MD: “Cancer Biomarkers, Clinical Trials, and New Treatment Options” View Presentation


Day 2: April 12

Clinical CME Session 5. Guidelines on Expanded HIV Screening and Access to Care

Amanda D. Castel, MD, MPH: “Disparities in HIV/AIDS: The District of Columbia Experience” View Presentation

Lisa K. Fitzpatrick, MD, MPH: “What Every Healthcare Provider Should Know about HIV” View Presentation

CBC Health Braintrust Session II. Old Problems; New Challenges: The Latest Trends and the Latest Treatments That Everyone Should Know About

Neal Shore, MD, FACS: “The Latest Trends and the Latests Treatments That Everyone Should Know About” View Presentation

Frederic W. Grannis Jr., MD: “Lung Cancer: Failure, Inequity, Solutions” View Presentation

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA: “Racial and Ethnic Disparities: Association of Black Cardiologists’ Plan to Reduce the Cardiovascular Disease Disparity Gap by 20% by 2020″ View Presentation

Clinical CME Session 6. Enrollment of Minorities in Clinical Trials

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA: “Building a Career in Clinical Research” View Presentation

James H. Powell, MD: “Clinical Research and the Minority Physician: Why You Should Be Involved” View Presentation

CBC Health Braintrust Session III. The Future for Minority Health: A Discussion with Directors of Offices of Minority Health

Karen Williams, MS: “West End Medical Centers” View Presentation

Terry Adirim, MD, MPH: “Health Resources and Services Administration: Healthy Communities, Healthy People” View Presentation

Larke Nahme Huang, PhD: “Addressing Behavioral Health Disparities” View Presentation

Special Presentation by Dr. Adil Haider and the 2011 CBC Health Braintrust Leadership Awards Luncheon

Adil H. Haider, MD, MPH, FACS: “Healthcare Disparities after Trauma: A Six-Step Plan to Eliminate Them” View Presentation

CBC Health Braintrust Session IV. Perspectives on and Experiences with Achieving Health Reform That Transforms

Leonard Weather Jr., RPh, MD: “Perspectives on and Experiences with Achieving Health Reform That Transforms” View Presentation

Manny A. Lopes, MBA: “East Boston Neighborhood Health Center” View Presentation

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