Annual Meeting Schedule of Events

ACHD looks forward to seeing you at our 66th Annual Meeting! Please read below to find our schedule of events.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

11:00 am - 12:30 pm ACHD Executive Committee Meeting
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm ACHD Board of Directors Meeting
1:00 pm Registration Opens!
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Annual Meeting Kick off Reception

 

Thursday, September 13, 2018

7:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Registration Opens

 

6:45 am - 7:30 am

 

Morning Wellness Walk

 

7:30 am - 8:30 am

 

General Breakfast

 

8:40 am - 8:45 am

 

Welcome

 

8:45 am - 9:45 am

 

General Session: Making Healthcare Personal

Speaker: Dr. Krupali Tejura, Assistant Clinical Professor, Radiation and Oncology, City of Hope

9:45 am - 10:45 am

 

General Session: Raising Health

Speaker: Mary Pitman, CEO, Public Health Institute

10:45 am - 10:50 am Break
10:50 am - 11:50 am

 

General Session: Lyfting Healthcare - One Year Later

Speaker, Gyre Renwick, Vice President, Lyft Business

11:50 am - 12:00 pm

 

Break

 

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

 

General Lunch

 

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CEO Roundatable
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

 

Breakout Session: Role of a Healthcare District CEO

Moderator: Jean Hurst, Partner, Hurst Brooks Espinosa

1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

 

Breakout Session: Role of a Healthcare District Trustee

Moderator, Kelly Brooks, Partner, Hurst Brooks Espinosa

2:00 pm - 2:15 pm

 

Break

 

2:15 pm - 3:00 pm

 

Breakout Session: Controlled Substance Initiative (CSI) Momentum Project

Speaker: Mark Gordon, Chief Nursing Officer, Kern Valley Healthcare District

2:15 pm - 3:00 pm

 

Breakout Session: Managing the Media

Speaker: Sarah Jimenez, Senior Strategist, Paschal Roth Public Affairs

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

 

Break

 

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

 

General Session: Best Practices in Practices

Speakers: "Ouchless ER" Michele Tracy, Director of Emergency and

Trauma Services, Marin Healthcare District

"Sober Circle" Ramona Faith, CEO, Petaluma Health District

"Children's Crisis Center" Randy Smart, MD., Mark Twain Healthcare District

"Wilderness Medicine Conference, " Jeffrey Kepple, MD., CEO, Plumas District Hospital

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

 

Afternoon Wellness Walk

 

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

 

Awards Reception

 

 

Friday, September 14, 2018

6:45 am - 7:30 am

 

Morning Wellness Walk

 

7:30 am - 8:30 am

 

General Breakfast

 

8:45 am - 10:00 am

 

General Session: State of the Association

Speakers: Ken Cohen, CEO, ACHD

Sheila Johnston, VP, Member Relations & Administration

Amber King, VP, Government Affairs

10:00 am - 10:15 am

 

Break

 

10:15 am - 11:15 am

 

General Session: BETA Eminent Speaker

Speaker: Paul Keckely, Ph.D., Independent Research and Policy Analysis

11:20 am - 12:00 pm

 

Breakout Session: A Conversation about Seismic Retrofitting. Are you ready for 2020 and 2030?

Speaker: Robert David, Executive Director, OSPHD

Moderator: John Dao, Partner, WIPFLI/HFS

11:20 am - 12:00 pm

 

Breakout Session: From the Board Room to the Community: The Ripple Effects of Positive Psychology.

Speaker: Patty Sue de Vries, Director, LeadWell, Stanford Health Improvement Network

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm General Lunch
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm

 

Break

 

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

 

General Session: The Importance of Children's Wellbeing

Speaker: Dr. Mona Patel, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

2:20 pm - 3:00 pm

 

General Session: Mental Health Landscape in California

Speaker: Sheree Lowe, VP, Behavioral Health, California Hospital Association

 

3:00 pm Closing Remarks

 

For questions or concerns, please contact Sheila Johnston.