Appendix A
Agenda

America in Transition, a View from California: Implications for Addressing Health Disparities


Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities


Public Meeting

Center for Healthy Communities

The California Endowment

1000 N. Alameda Street

Los Angeles, CA 90012


July 28, 2008


Goal of Meeting: To discuss how the framing of health disparities in diverse communities influences public debate about improving health outcomes.

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Registration

8:00 a.m.

Welcome

 

Nicole Lurie, Chair

 

Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities, Institute of Medicine

Senior Natural Scientist and Paul O’Neill Alcoa Professor

RAND Corporation

 

Alicia Dixon, Member

 

Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities, Institute of Medicine

Program Officer

The California Endowment



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Appendix A Agenda America in Transition, a View from California: Implications for Addressing Health Disparities Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities Public Meeting Center for Healthy Communities The California Endowment 1000 N. Alameda Street Los Angeles, CA 90012 July 28, 2008 Goal of Meeting: To discuss how the framing of health disparities in diverse communities influences public debate about improving health outcomes. Registration 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Welcome 8:00 a.m. Nicole Lurie, Chair Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities, Institute of Medicine Senior Natural Scientist and Paul O’Neill Alcoa Professor RAND Corporation Alicia Dixon, Member Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities, Institute of Medicine Program Officer The California Endowment 

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 DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGES, A VIEW FROM CALIFORNIA The Changing Face of American Communities: 8:15 a.m. Implications for Framing Discussions About Health Disparities E. Richard Brown, Ph.D. Director, Center for Health Policy Research University of California, Los Angeles Unity or Apartheid: The Implications of Diversity for U.S. Society Mindy Thompson Fulliloe, M.D. Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Public Health Columbia University Framing Health Disparities: More Than a 9:15 a.m. Message Lori Dorfman, Dr.P.H. Director, Berkeley Media Studies Group break 10:00 a.m. Panels—Case Communities: How Have 10:30 a.m. Communities in Transition Framed Health Disparities for Action? East Palo Alto Ruben Abrica City Council Member, East Palo Alto Melieni Talakai, R.N. Vice Chair, Board of Directors Ravenswood Family Health Center Luisa Buada, R.N., M.P.H. Chief Executive Officer, Ravenswood Family Health Center South County Community Health Center, Inc. Douglas J. Fort For Youth, By Youth, Inc. Founder and Director, Intervention/ReEntry/ Street Team Services

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 APPENDIX A Fresno Keith Kelley President and Chief Executive Officer Fresno West Coalition for Economic Development Lue Yang Fresno Center for New Americans Genoea Islas-Hooker, M.P.H. Regional Program Coordinator Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Program South Central Los Angeles Maxine E. Liggins, M.D. Area Medical Director, Public Health Division of the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services Richard A. Veloz, J.D., M.P.H. Chief Executive Officer South Central Family Health Center Marqueece Dawson Executive Director Community Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Comments and Reaction Anthony Iton, M.D., J.D., M.P.H. Alameda County Health Department Lunch 1:00 p.m. breakout Sessions with Case Community 2:00 p.m. Representatives: Challenges and Opportunities in Framing Health Disparities to Stimulate Action Report from Small groups: Lessons Learned 3:30 p.m. Summing Up, Conclusions, and Observations 4:30 p.m.

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