ACHD Call for Proposals


Calling all speakers! The Association of California Healthcare Districts seeks your recommendations for this year's educational trainings. Healthcare districts, Corporate Sponsors, and other organizations are welcome to propose a session.
We are seeking content ideas for the following 2021 ACHD events:
Pre-Conference Sessions at Annual Meeting (Leadership Academy Sessions):
  • Sept. 22nd, 2021 at the Resort at Squaw Creek
  • At least 1 hour, maximum 1 hour 15 minutes
  • The Leadership Academy portion of the conference focuses on district governance and best practices
  • Attendance comprised primarily of district trustees and CEOs, and some district staff
ACHD Annual Meeting:
  • Sept. 23rd and 24th, 2021 at the Resort at Squaw Creek
  • At least 1 hour, maximum 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Education at Annual Meeting should target the most pressing needs healthcare districts are facing. Innovation, changing healthcare environments, social determinants of health, diversity and inclusion, health equity, and emergency response and preparedness are some key topics of interest
  • Attendance comprised of district trustees, CEOs and district staff
Webinar Education Series:
  • 1 hour sessions
  • Webinars are held monthly
  • Generally 20 registrants per webinar, with additional views  of the "On Demand" recorded version
  • Attendance comprised of district Trustees, CEOs, district staff, and partner organizations
  • Educational topics range, but should be relevant to most healthcare districts

Regional Educational Events:

  • At least 2 hour workshops, maximum 3 hours
  • Must be willing to travel to various regions through California (likely starting late 2021, health guidelines permitting)
  • Small focused groups from district Trustees, CEOs, staff and similar organizations in the surrounding areas
  • Content should be engaging and interactive

Priority consideration will be given to all proposals that:

  1. Are relevant to all healthcare districts, including direct providers and community based districts. To learn more about healthcare districts click here.
  2. Collaborate with or come from a healthcare district perspective
  3. Come from an ACHD Corporate Sponsor. For more information on Corporate Sponsorship, click here.

Please use the following form to submit a proposal, or email proposals directly to Marina Servantez.

2021 Call for Proposals