Agenda

Conference Agenda

7:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m.
Registration/Continental Breakfast/Networking

7:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Agency Exhibits

8:15 a.m. to 8:35 a.m.
Opening, Welcome and Housekeeping – Dionne Chivis, CHW, BS
Introduction of Keynote – William Jackson, CHW, BS
Spectrum Health Healthier Communities

8:35 a.m. to 9:55 a.m.
Keynote Address: The Program Pitfall: Why Civic Engagement is Vital to Eliminating Health Disparities, Jeremy Moore, Co-Founder, Equity PAC

9:55 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Break

10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. - Session 1 Workshops

1-A. Culturally Intelligent Innovation, Valissa Armstead, MBA and Mary Brown, MA
1-B. Grace Under Fire: Surviving and Thriving in Health Care (Using Resilience & Strengths-based Skillset), Sharon L. Greer, MSN, RN
1-C. Introduction to Medical Ethics, Ruth Sanborn, DBioethics, MA
1-D. Panel: A Discussion with CHWs, Tania Bermejo, BA, Stephanie Fuller, CHW, Adnoris “Bo” Torres, CHW
1-E. #Stop This Traffic: A Necessary Understanding of CSEC (Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children), NiKeidra Battle-DeBarge, BS

11:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Break

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Session 2 Workshops
2-A. Being Intentional in the Engagement of Fathers and Male Caregivers in Your Work and Practice, Colbert Williams, BS
2-B. CHWs/Promotores de Salud and Community Navigators: The Role They Can Play in Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Situations in Their Communities, Laura Bahena, CHW
2-C. Meeting Patients Where They’re At: Using a Stage Approach to Facilitate Engagement, Leanne Mauriello, PhD
2-D. Move More: Steps for a Healthy Life, Kim DeLaFuente, MA, ACSM-CPD
2-E. PIE: Performance, Image and Exposure, Mindy Ysasi, SPHR

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Lunch (provided)

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. - Session 3 Workshops
3-A. Being Intentional in the Engagement of Fathers and Male Caregivers in Your Work and Practice
3-B. CHWs/Promotores de Salud and Community Navigators and the Role They Can Play in Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Situations in Their Communities
3-C. Meeting Patients Where They’re At: Using a Stage Approach to Facilitate Engagement
3-D. PIE: Performance, Image and Exposure
3-E. Your Story Has Power, Mariano Avila

2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Break

2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. 
Keynote Address: CHW Best in Class: Approach to Population Health
Sharon L. Greer, MSN, RN, UnitedHealthcare

3:45 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The Mosley Team Award for Extraordinary Community Health Worker Service

4 p.m. to 4:20 p.m.
Closing: Terri Price, CHW
Spectrum Health Strong Beginnings

Thank You and Announcements

4:20 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Evaluations

Thank you to the Michigan Public Health Training Center 
for supporting this event.