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Team Up Take Action Conference: COVID-19 Pandemic and the Public Health Action: Rebuilding Through Alliances to Promote Health Equity

  • 9 Dec 2022
  • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Remote


Team Up Take Action Conference 

COVID-19 Pandemic and the Public Health Action: Rebuilding Through Alliances to Promote Health Equity

Virtual | December 9, 2022 | 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

 Team Up Take Action (TUTA) conference theme is Covid Pandemic and the Public Health Action: Rebuilding Through Alliances to Promote Health Equity. The conference will highlight public health and health system partnerships, cross-sector alliances, and innovative approaches to improve the public’s health and promote health equity.

Virtual Registration is Live: Click Here to Register

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, December 7, 2022 


Breakout Sessions:

10:00 -11:00 a.m. 

·      Breakout Room 1: Telling the Stories that Heal: COVID, Storytelling and the Public's Health

·      Breakout Room 2: Intersections Between State and Local Public Health: COVID-19 and the Local Health Officer

·      Breakout Room 3: Keep Us Thriving: Five Principles for Advancing Health Equity

·      Breakout Room 4: Building Alliances within Communities for Health Equity: A Vermont System of Local Collaboratives to Strengthen Community Health Infrastructures

12:15-3:15 p.m.

·      Breakout Session 1: Medical Legal Partnership (MLP): The Integration of Legal Services in Healthcare Settings to Address and Support Social Determinants of Health

·      Breakout Session 2: Health Disparities Among Traditionally Marginalized Groups: The Data Leaves us Wanting When the Numbers are Small

·      Breakout Session 3: The Promise and Power of Community Health Workers - Paving a path to health equity in Vermont, Texas and New Hampshire

·      Breakout Session 4: Pro-Vaccine Advocacy in the State House: Why Diverse Grassroots Coalitions are Key Partners in Public Health Efforts


Speakers

·      Ruth E. Berggren, MD, MACP, Dartmouth Health

·      Katina Cummings, MCP, VT CHW Workforce Initiative

·      Kirsten Durzy, MPH, Our Story NH

·      Alice R. Ely, MPH, Public Health Council of the Upper Valley

·      Holly Gaspar, MED, MPH, PMP, Population Health, Dartmouth Health

·      Caitlin Gilmet, SAFE Communities Coalition and Action Fund

·      Penrose JacksonVermont Public Health Institute

·      Sophia Johnson, NH DHHS

·      Sarah Kennedy McPhee, MPH, Southern New Hampshire University

·      Nadine Lamontagne, Unite Us

·      Bryan L’heureux, MPH, Dartmouth Health

·      Chelsie Rommel, New Hampshire Legal Assistance

·      Laural Ruggles, MBA, MPH, Vermont Public Health Institute

·      Kelly Untiet, Unite Us


Keynote Speakers

Betsy Rosenfeld, JD

Regional Health Administrator - Region 1
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH)

US Department of Health and Human Service


Anne N. Sosin, MPHA

Policy Fellow

The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center, Dartmouth College


Registration

·      VTPHA Member Registration Rate: $70

·      NHPHA Member Registration Rate: $70

·      MPHA Member Registration Rate: $70

·      Dartmouth Health Employee Registration Rate: $70

·      Non-Member Registration Rate: $100

·      Student Registration Rate: $35


Continuing Education Credits

Southern New Hampshire Area Health Education Center is an approved provider with distinction of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division Education Unit, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 
6.0 Contact Hours Activity Number: 1496

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Southern NH AHEC and The New Hampshire Public Health Association. The Southern NH AHEC is accredited by the NH Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Southern New Hampshire Area Health Education Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA category 1 Credit (s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Conference Emerald Sponsors

Conference Ruby Sponsor


About the association

VtPHA is a membership organization which facilitates collaboration among people who care about public health and are interested in protecting and promoting the health of Vermont residents.

VtPHA is an Affiliate of the American Public Health Association (APHA). APHA is the national voice of public health and champions the health of all people and all communities. They are the only organization that combines a 140-plus year perspective, the ability to influence federal policy to improve the public’s health and a member community from all public health disciplines and over 40 countries. Learn more at www.apha.org.

Contact

vtpublichealth@vtpha.orgpha.org
Vermont Public Health Association
P.O. Box 732
Burlington, VT 05402-0732

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