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 Sssion: 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" Jennifer Rienks, Trustee, Marin Healthcare District

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

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

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 Keckly, 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: Happiness and Social Determinants of Health. How Districts can bridge the happiness gap in communities.

Speaker: Carole Pertosfky,  Stanford University

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.