2022 HBA Health Equity Forum: Voices United for Health Equity -- Let's Close the Gap!


GSK , Philadelphia, PA  
Wednesday, September 14, 2022 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM   Add to Calendar Eastern Standard Time

You have undoubtedly heard how the Covid-19 pandemic further exposed inequities in healthcare delivery and access to care. The purpose of the Health Equity Forum is to bring awareness to disparities within the healthcare ecosystem and to discuss solutions to healthcare inequality from a variety of perspectives, including the patient, provider, payer, and policy maker. Our diverse panel of experts will offer their unique point of view and inform us on what is being done to tackle healthcare gaps that particularly impact women and especially women of color.

HBA Mid-Atlantic Region presents

2022 HBA Health Equity Forum: Voices United for Health Equity -- Let's Close the Gap!


Date and time
Wednesday, 14 September
05:30PM - 08:30PM EST
Event Contact
Susan Spitz
Competencies
10. Facilitates change
Event Sponsor

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You have undoubtedly heard how the Covid-19 pandemic further exposed inequities in healthcare delivery and access to care. The purpose of the Health Equity Forum is to bring awareness to disparities within the healthcare ecosystem and to discuss solutions to healthcare inequality from a variety of perspectives, including the patient, provider, payer, and policy maker.
Our diverse panel of experts will offer their unique point of view and inform us on what is being done to tackle healthcare gaps that particularly impact women and especially women of color.

Keynote Speaker: Mary Stutts, MHA
Panelists: Kortney Cruz, Paula Gutierrez, Julie Ross PharmD, and Tania Small, MD
Moderator: Vinessa Pearson

Additional Information 
Site requires visitors are vaccinated; Proof of vaccination must be shown at entrance.
Building entrances are on Walnut St. and 30th St.
Location is close to 30th Street Train Station
Paid parking is available at:
Cira Park BexPark
129 S. 30th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104


Agenda 
5:30-6:30 PM Networking
6:30-8:30 Keynote Address, Panel Discussion and Q&A
8:30 Closing


Registration information
Event is open to: HBA Members and Nonmembers
Onsite (walk -in) registration: Is Not Allowed


Cancellations/refunds
This event is refundable, requests must be submitted in writing to events@hbanet.org by 11 September 2022

Featured Speakers

Paula A.   Gutierrez
Director, Health Equity, CVS Kidney Care
CVS Health
Vinessa  Pearson
Director, Strategy & Operations
Bristol Myers Squibb
Julie  Ross
VP Clinical Affairs and Partnerships
Acellus Health, Inc.
Tania  Small
VP, Global Med Oncology Franchise Head & Head of R&D Inclusion Diversity Council
GlaxoSmithKline
Mary  Stutts
Chief Global Inclusion and Health Equity Officer
Real Chemistry
Learning Objectives
1. To gain awareness to the realities of inequities in delivery and access to healthcare, and the impact of healthcare inequity to the health ecosystem
2. After participating in this program, you will be able to...
• Identify needs and opportunities; assesses the case for change
• Bring agility and strategic speed to the change process; is nimble, flexible and resilient
• Advocate for change and helps others adapt/move forward

Registration information

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 Price LevelRegular
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Registration: Regular Registration

 Member$50.00
 Member - Euro€49.00
 Non-Member$75.00
 Non-Member - Euro€74.00

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