Selected Foresight Seminars

DRA Foresight Briefing: The Social Determinants of Health, and Health in All Policies (10/20/2009)

Congresswoman Donna M. Christensen, Delegate from the United States Virgin Islands, House of Representatives

Larry Cohen, Executive Director, Prevention Institute

Brian D. Smedley, Ph.D., Vice President & Director, Health Policy Institute Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

Adolph P. Falcón, MPP, Senior Vice President, National Alliance for Hispanic Health

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DRA Foresight Briefing: Health Equity: Focusing on Health in All Policies (02/25/2009)

Congresswoman Donna M. Christensen, Delegate from the United States Virgin Islands, House of Representatives

Brian D. Smedley, Ph.D., Vice President & Director, Health Policy Institute Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

David R. Williams, Ph.D., Florence & Laura Norman Professor of Public Health Harvard School of Public Health and Staff Director, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Commission to Build a Healthier America

Dolores Acevedo‐Garcia, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health

Larry Cohen, MSW, Executive Director, Prevention Institute

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DRA Foresight Briefing: The Health Disparities Collaboratives – Enhancing Quality and Reducing Disparities (11/24/2008)

David M. Stevens, MD, Associate Medical Director & Director Quality Center, National Association of Community Health Center, Research Professor, Department of Health Policy at George Washington School of Public Health and Health Services

Paloma Hernandez, President & CEO, Urban Health Plan

Roland Gardner, Chief Executive Officer, Beaufort, Jasper, Hampton Comprehensive Health Services, Inc.

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DRA Foresight Briefing: Reducing Health Disparities Faster – Addressing Social Determinants of Health (12/06/2007)

Larry Cohen, MSW, Executive Director, Prevention Institute

Dolores Acevedo‐Garcia, PhD, Associate Professor of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health

Stephen Thomas, PhD, Director of the Center for Minority Health at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health and Philip Hallen Professor of Community Health & Social Justice

Amparo Castillo, MD, MS, Project Director, Midwest Latino Health Research, Training & Policy Center, University of Illinois Chicago

Rosemarie M. Henson, MPH, MSSW, Deputy Director, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC

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The Looming Diabetes Crisis: Can it be Prevented? (06/23/2006)

Tom Boyer, Executive Director of Diabetes Care Coalition

Dr. Francine Kaufman, one of the nation’s foremost pediatric endocrinologists and professor of pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

R. Stewart Perry, Vice Chair of National Board of Directors of the American Diabetes Association

Dr. William Rowley, Senior Futurist and Chief Operating Officer for the Institute for Alternative Futures

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Evolving Payments for Improved Care (12/16/2003)

Gerard Anderson, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Dr. Timothy Ferris, Partners/ MGH Institute for Health Policy

Judith Hibbard, University of Oregon

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