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Primary Care Coalition's 25th Anniversary Symposium

  • The Samuel Riggs IV, Alumni Center, University of Maryland  7801 Alumni Drive College Park, MD, 20742 United States (map)

Join us on November 28th at the University of Maryland to celebrate our 25th anniversary. 
We will explore how we can work toward a vibrant community that supports all people in living healthy lives.
 

Disparities in health outcomes are often the result of inequitable socio-economic circumstances. The PCC works to support all people in leading healthy lives with the recognition that people who experience racial, gender, and other inequities are likely to experience poorer health outcomes. This conference will explore the many different ways health inequities are apparent in our health care system and how to lift up opportunities to create more equitable, person-centered systems and culture of care delivery. 

Keynote Speakers

Niall Brennan BA, MPP, President and CEO of the Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI)

Michele Lent Hirsch, Author of Invisible: How Young Women with Serious Health Issues Navigate Work, Relationships, and the Pressure to Seem Just Fine. 

Remarks By 

  • Leslie Graham, President and CEO Primary Care Coalition

  • Isiah (Ike) Leggett, County Executive, Montgomery County

  • Rick Wieczorek , President and CEO, NIH Federal Credit Union

Both Morning and Afternoon Breakout Sessions Will Follow Three Concurrent Tracks:

Morning Breakout Sessions
Generational Equity - Multi-Generational Wealth Gap and the Cliff of Good Health
Behavioral Health Equity - The Case for Integrated Behavioral Health Care
Population Health - Maryland Health Care Transformation Update

Afternoon Breakout Sessions
Generational Equity - Understanding the Racial Gap in Birth Outcomes
Behavioral Health Equity - ACE (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Interface Training 
Population Health - Care Coordination and Team Based Care - Guide to Effective Implementation

WHERE: The Samuel Riggs IV, Alumni Center, University of Maryland  - 7801 Alumni Drive, College Park, Maryland 20742

WHEN: Wednesday, November 28th, 9:00am - 3:00pm

Earlier Event: November 19
MD Health Benefit Exchange Board Meeting
Later Event: November 29
Maryland Medicaid Advisory Committee