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Advisory Committee on Minority Health Agenda
February 21 through February 22, 2011

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON MINORITY HEALTH

Doubletree Hotel
1515 Rhode Island Avenue, N.W.,
Washington, D.C. 20005

February 21 through February 22, 2011

 

Day One - Monday, February 21, 2011

Event Time Event Title
9:00 a.m.

Call to Order
Welcome, Introductions, and Remarks
Garth Graham, M.D., M.P.H.
Executive Secretary
Advisory Committee on Minority Health (ACMH)
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

9:15 a.m.

OMH Updates
Mirtha Beadle, MPA
Deputy Director
Office of Minority Health
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

9:45 a.m. Questions and Answers (Committee Members Only)
10:00 a.m.

America's Safety Net In An Era of Reform
Bruce Siegel, M.D., M.P.H.
Chief Executive Officer
The National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems

10:30 a.m. Questions and Answers (Committee Members Only)
10:45 a.m. Break
11:10 a.m.

Implementing the Affordable Care Act: Making It Easier for Americans to Navigate Health Insurance Through Consumer-Centered Information, Outreach, and Support
Ikeita Cantú Hinojosa, JD, MSW, LBSW
Health Insurance Specialist
Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services
Office of Consumer Support, Center for Consumer Information
and Insurance Oversight, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services,
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

11:45 p.m. Questions and Answers (Committee Members Only)
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m.

CMS OMH Strategies to Reduce Health Disparities
Terris King
Acting Director, Office of Minority Health
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

1:30 p.m.

Questions and Answers (Committee Members Only)

1:45 p.m.

On the Ground. The Impact of State and Local Budgets on Disparities
Marguerite J. Ro, DrPH
Chief, Assessment, Policy Development and Evaluation
Public Health – Seattle and King County

2:15 p.m.

Questions and Answers (Committee Members Only)

2:30 p.m.

Public Comment

3:00 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m.

Committee Business
Garth Graham, M.D., M.P.H.
Executive Secretary, ACMH

5:00 p.m. Adjourn

 

Day Two - Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Event Time Event Title
9:00 a.m.

Call to Order and Remarks
Garth Graham, M.D., M.P.H.
Executive Secretary
Advisory Committee on Minority Health (ACMH)
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

9:15 a.m.

Committee Business: Discussion and Assignments
Committee Discussion

12:00 p.m. Public Comment
12:30 p.m.

Wrap up - next steps, next meeting
Committee Discussion

1:00 p.m. Adjourn



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