Agenda 2019

2019 National Caucus Addressing Musculoskeletal Health Disparities

Thursday, November 14, 2019
7:00am – 8:00am Breakfast and Registration
8:00am – 8:30am Welcome/Opening Remarks

  • Mary I. O’Connor, MD
    Chair, Movement is Life Caucus
    Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Care at Yale Medicine and Yale New Haven Health
    Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale School of Medicine
8:30am – 9:30am Deconstructing the House that Racism Built

  • David R. Williams, PhD, MPH
    Florence Sprague and Laura Smart Norman Professor of Public Health and Chair, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
    Professor of African and African American Studies and Sociology, Harvard University
9:30am – 10:30am Moderated Discussion – David R. Williams, PhD, MPH
10:30am – 10:45am Break
10:45am – 1:15pm Activism Workshops
  Addressing Power and Privilege in your Everyday (Inter)actions

  • Christina M. Jiménez, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Department of History, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
  • Eddie Moore, Jr., PhD
    Consultant, America & Moore, LLC
    Founder and Program Director, The White Privilege Conference

 

Is Access to Care Threatened by New Payment Models?

  • Harold D. Miller
    President and CEO, Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform (CHQPR)
  • MaCalus V. Hogan, MD, MBA
    Vice Chair of Education and Residency Program Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Bioengineering
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Nick Uehlecke
    Advisor, Office of the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services

 

Rural Health in America: Communities in Crisis

  • Craig Caplan, MA
    Senior Advisor, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources & Services Administration
  • Frances Feltner, DNP, MSN, RN, FAAN
    Director, University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health
  • Tearsanee C. Davis, DNP, FNP-BC
    Director, Clinical and Advanced Practice Operations, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Center for Telehealth
  • Wesley Davis, DNP, ENP-C, FNP-C, AGACNP-BC
    Assistant Professor & Family/Emergency Nurse Practitioner Specialty Coordinator, University of South Alabama College of Nursing
    Emergency & Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Crook County Medical Services

 

What’s Good in Your Hood? How Your Neighborhood Affects Your Health

  • Adrienne White-Faines, MPA, FACHE
    Chief Executive Officer, American Osteopathic Association
  • Jacob Peters
    Director of Operations, Bayou District Foundation of New Orleans
1:15pm-2:15PM Lunch and Poster Exhibits
2:15pm – 4:45pm Movement Workshops
  Engaging the Body and Brain Through an African Cultural Experience

  • Kirk I. Erickson, PhD
    Professor and Director and Principal Investigator, Brain Aging and Cognitive Health Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh
    Faculty, Center for Neuroscience
    Faculty, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition
  • Charles Lwanga, PhD
    NIH-REACT! Postdoctoral Associate, Brain Aging & Cognitive Health Lab, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh
  • Chrisala Brown
    Study Facilitator, REACT!, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh
  • Mihloti Williams
    Project Coordinator, REACT!

 

Healing Past Hurts with Purpose Driven Movement

  • Eugenia Millender, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, CDE
    Associate Professor & Graduate Coordinator, Psychiatric Mental Health NP Certificate Program
    Associate Professor, Center for Indigenous Nursing Research for Health Equity, Florida State University College of Nursing
  • Yonnie Fung, MS
    Trauma Yoga Instructor

 

Movement: One Size Doesn’t Fit All

  • Lisa VanHoose, PT, PhD, MPH
    Associate Professor and Program Director, Physical Therapy Department, University of Louisiana Monroe
  • Julissa Cruz
    Owner, Latin Vintage Productions and Dance Company, LLC
  • Maureen Miller
    Yoga Instructor, Oakland, CA
  • Tony Pazzaglia, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC
    CEO and President, Terrapin Physical Therapy, Inc.

 

Movement: The Missing Link

  • Monique De Ville, CST
    Program Manager and Account Representative, Healthy Lives, Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System
  • Loretta Gordon
    Movement Specialist
  • Nettie Reeves-Lewis, CPT, CHC, LFS
    President and CEO, N’shape with’N, LLC
4:45pm – 5:00pm Break
5:00pm – 6:00pm Interactive Roundtable Discussions
6:00pm – 6:30pm Vanguard Award

  • Patricia Taylor McManus, PhD, RN, GCNPM
    Co-Founder and President/CEO, Black Health Coalition of Wisconsin, Inc.
6:30pm – 8:00pm Reception
Friday, November 15, 2019
7:00am – 8:00am Breakfast and Registration
8:00am – 8:30am Welcome/Opening Remarks

  • Mary I. O’Connor, MD
    Chair, Movement is Life Caucus
    Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Care at Yale Medicine and Yale New Haven Health
    Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale School of Medicine
8:30am – 9:30am Health Disparities and Rural America

  • Honorable David Ronald “Ronnie” Musgrove
    Former Governor of Mississippi
    Principal, Musgrove/Smith Law 
9:30am – 9:45am Break
9:45am – 10:45am Unique Challenges in Women and People of Color with Obesity and Obesity Related Diseases

  • Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, FAAP, FACP, FAHA, FTOS
    Obesity Medicine Physician Scientist
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
    Department of Medicine (Endocrinology- Neuroendocrine Division)
    Department of Pediatrics (Endocrinology)
10:45am – 11:45am Health Equity: Accelerating the Bend Toward Justice

  • Claire Pomeroy, MD, MBA
    President and CEO, Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation
11:45am – 12:45pm Small Groups (Working Lunch)
12:45pm – 1:45pm The People We Throw Away – INCLUSION: A Path Towards Health Equity?

  • Father Gregory J. Boyle, SJ
    Founder, Homeboy Industries – Los Angeles
    Jesuit Priest
1:45pm – 2:45pm Small Group Reports
2:45pm – 3:00pm Closing Remarks

  • Mary I. O’Connor, MD
    Chair, Movement is Life Caucus
    Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Care at Yale Medicine and Yale New Haven Health
    Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale School of Medicine

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  • Participating Organizations

    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Academy of Physician Assistants
    • American Association of Latino Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
    • American Osteopathic Association
    • American Physical Therapy Association
    • American Psychological Association
    • Association of Minority Health Professions Schools
    • Conference of National Black Churches
    • J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society
    • National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses
    • National Black Nurses Association
    • National Hispanic Medical Association
    • National Medical Association
    • Nth Dimensions Education Solutions
    • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society
    • To Our Children's Future with Health
    • United States Bone and Joint Initiative
    • W. Montague Cobb/NMA Health Institute