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Advisory Committee on Minority Health Agenda
November 29, 2012 through November 30, 2012

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON MINORITY HEALTH

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

November 29, 2012 through November 30, 2012

 


Day One - November 29, 2012
Event Time Event Title
9:00 a.m.

Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions
Marguerite J. Ro, DrPH
Chair, Advisory Committee on Minority Health
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

9:15 a.m.

HHS Welcome
Howard K. Koh MD, MPH
Assistant Secretary for Health
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

9:45 a.m.

OMH Update
J. Nadine Gracia, MD, MSCE
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health (Acting)
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

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

10:15 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m.

Panel I - Affordable Care Act - Health Insurance Exchanges

Mayra E. Alvarez, MHA
Director, Public Health Policy
Office of Health Reform
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD
Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene
Office of the Secretary
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Kelly Dinicolo
Technical Advisor
Integrated Communications Management Staff
Office of Communications
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Lisa Wilson
Special Advisor to the Director
Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

11:50 a.m. Questions and Answers (Committee Members Only)

12:30 p.m. Lunch

1:30 p.m.

Panel II - Affordable Care Act – Health Insurance

Christine Barber, MS
Senior Policy Analyst
Community Catalyst

Ignatius Bau, JD
Health Policy Consultant
Health Policy Consultation Services
Resources for Patient-Centered and Equitable Care

Taylor Burke, JD, LLM
Associate Professor
Program Director, MPH in Health Policy
Department of Health Policy
School of Public Health and Health Services
George Washington University

2:30 p.m. Questions and Answers (Committee Members Only)

3:15 p.m.

Break

3:30 p.m.

Public Comment

3:45 p.m. Committee Business

5:00 p.m. Adjourn

 



Day Two - November 30, 2012
Event Time Event Title
9:00 a.m.

Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions
Marguerite J. Ro, DrPH
Chair, Advisory Committee on Minority Health
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

9:15 a.m.

Committee Business: Discussion and Assignments
Group Discussion

12:00 p.m. Public Comment

12:15 p.m.

Wrap up - next steps, next meeting
Marguerite J. Ro, DrPH
Chair, Advisory Committee on Minority Health
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

1:00 p.m. Adjourn



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