Click for next page ( 116


The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 115
B Agenda STATE AND LOCAL POLICY INITIATIVES TO REDUCE HEALTH DISPARITIES Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities Public Meeting Cohosted by Allina Health Systems and United Health Foundation Allina Commons–Minnesota Room Minneapolis, MN May 11, 2009 WELCOME 8:00 a.m Dick Pettingill, Chief Executive Officer Allina Health System Nicole Lurie, Chair Institute of Medicine Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities Presentation of Commissioned Paper 8:30 a.m. Larry Cohen, Tony Iton, and Rachel Davis The Phillips-Powderhorn Experience and the Allina 9:30 a.m. Backyard Project The Mayor’s Perspective Minneapolis Mayor R. T. Rybak Historical Perspective Gordon Sprenger, former Allina Chief Executive Officer 115

OCR for page 115
116 POLICY INITIATIVES TO REDUCE HEALTH DISPARITIES Current and Future Work with the Allina Backyard Project Dick Pettingill State Policy Efforts in Minnesota Sanne Magnan, Commissioner Minnesota State Health Department Audience Discussion and Questions 11:30 a.m. WORKING LUNCH 12:00 p.m. Health Disparities in Great Britain: Policy Solutions 1:00 p.m. Mildred Thompson (Roundtable Cochair), Session Chair Introduction and Overview Tom Granatir, Humana USA National Support Teams: Emerging Themes from the Infant Mortality National Support Team Visits Annette Williamson Delivery Manager, Infant Mortality National Support Team Department of Health, England Opportunities and Challenges: State Policies 2:00 p.m. Mildred Thompson, Introduction Joel Weissman Commonwealth of Massachusetts 2:30 p.m. Break Reactor Panel 2:45 p.m. Mildred Thompson, Moderator Winston Wong, Kaiser Permanente Brian Smedley, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies Atum Azzahir, Phillips-Powderhorn Cultural Wellness Center

OCR for page 115
117 APPENDIX B Audience Discussion—State and Local Policies: What 3:45 p.m. Works? Wrap-up and Final Comments 4:15 p.m. Nicole Lurie

OCR for page 115