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Secretary's Advisory Committee on Minority Health April 2005 Agenda

Draft Agenda for 4/25 through 4/26 committee meeting on minority health.

 
Draft Agenda
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Minority Health
(ACMH)

Marriott Bethesda North Hotel and Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
North Bethesda, Maryland 20852
(301)822-9200

April 25 through 26, 2005

Day One -- Monday, April 25, 2005

  12:30 p.m. Registration

  1:00 p.m. Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions
Leo Mackay, Ph.D., Chairperson
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Minority Health

  1:15 p.m. The Office of Minority Health and Department of Health and Human Services (History, Overview, and Strategic Approach)
Garth Graham, M.D., M.P.H.
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health

  1:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session

  2:00 p.m. Departmental Response to Health Disparities
    Research Challenges and Opportunities
    John Ruffin, Ph.D.
    Director, National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institutes of Health

    Improving Service Delivery to Better Address Racial and Ethnic Disparities
    William Robinson, M.D.
    Director, Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities
    Health Resources and Services Administration

    The Role of Prevention in Improving Outcomes for Racial and Ethnic Minorities
    Sonsiere Cobb-Souza
    Deputy Director, Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  2:45 p.m. Break

  3:00 p.m. Status of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities
Carolyn Clancy, M.D.
Director
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

  3:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session

  4:00 p.m. Public Comment

  4:30 p.m. Remarks
Leo MacKay, Ph.D., Chairperson
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Minority Health

  5:00 p.m. Adjourn

      
  Day Two -- Tuesday, April 26, 2005

  9:00 a.m. Call to Order and Opening Remarks
Leo MacKay, Ph.D., Chairperson
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Minority Health

  9:15 a.m. OMH Operations
    OMH Grants and Cooperative Agreements Programs and Projects
    Mimi Chafin
    Senior Public Health Advisor
    Director, Division of Program Operations, OMH

    OMH Health Education Campaigns and Awareness Programs
    Blake Crawford, M.S.
    Director, Division of Information and Education, OMH

    Racial and Ethnic Data Collection, Analysis, and Reporting
    (Classification and Measurement of Race, Methodological Issues, and Health Disparities)

    Audrey Burwell, M.S.
    Senior Public Health Advisory
    Division of Policy and Data, OMH

    OMH State Partnerships and Regional Minority Health Coordination
    Mirtha Beadle, M.P.A.
    Acting Deputy Director, Office of Minority Health
  10:15 a.m. Question and Answer Session

  10:30 a.m. Break

  10:45 a.m. Health Disparities: Committee Reflections
Facilitated Discussion

  12:15 p.m. Lunch (for Committee Members)

  1:15 p.m. Committee Business/Setting the Agenda for the Future
Leo Mackay, Ph.D., Chairperson
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Minority Health

  3:00 p.m. Break

  3:15 p.m. Public Comment

  3:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
Garth Graham, M.D., M.P.H.
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health

  4:00 p.m. Summary and Next Steps
Leo MacKay, Ph.D., Chairperson
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Minority Health

  5:00 p.m. Adjourn



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