Now Virtual! Event Starts in One Week! Register Today!
New York State Coalition for Children’s Behavioral Health is excited to announce that Registration is Now Open for the October 6 Annual Virtual Policy Forum.
This year’s event will be held virtually via Zoom in two sessions taking place from 9:00AM-11:00AM and from 11:30AM-1:30PM on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. Session 2, the afternoon session, is now available to all!
Session 1 (9:00AM-11:00AM)
The Impact of Social Injustices and Racial Health Disparities on Children and Families
Kerri Neifeld, MSW, Assistant Secretary for Human Services and Mental Hygiene (INVITED)
Ram Raju, MD, Former Senior VP and Community Health Investment Officer, Northwell Health and former President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, and CEO for the Cook
County Health and Hospitals System, Dr. Raju served as vice-chair of the Greater New York Hospital Association and he currently serves on the boards of numerous city, state and national health care organizations. He was selected to Modern Healthcare’s “100 Most-Influential People in Healthcare,” one of the “Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare” and one of the “50 Most-Influential Physician Executives in Healthcare.”
Session 2 Now Open To All! Register Today!
Session 2 (11:30AM-1:30PM)
Integrated Solutions: Social Determinant Indicators Validating the Need for Behavioral and Health Integrated Care
Ann Marie T. Sullivan, MD, Commissioner, NYS Office of Mental Health (INVITED)
Peter Gannon, President and CEO, United Way of the Capital Region Representative, Child Trends, Bethesda, Maryland
Andrew Cleek, PSYD, Chief Program Officer, McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research, New York University
NYS Assembly Member Richard N. Gottfried, Chair, Committee on Health
Omolara Uwemedimo, MD, MPH, Chief Executive Officer, Pediatrician, Strong Children Wellness
Suzette Brown, MD, MPH, Chief Operating Officer, Pediatrician, Strong Children Wellness