Better Health Conference
June 6, 2019
Connecticut Convention Center

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Special Thanks to Our Partners: Primary Care Coalition of Connecticut,
Connecticut Choosing Wisely Collaborative, and HIMSS New England
Registration is now open!

Keynote Presentations

Health Equity

Leveraging the Choosing Wisely Campaign as a Tool to Promote Health Equity

Kelly Rand, MA, CPH and Denise Octavia Smith, MBA, CHW, PN and Nancy C. Yedlin, MPH

Young Adults Social Media Town Hall Entitles: “Dear Health Pro” (interactive session, no slides)

Nanfi Lubogo, YAL

Realizing the Value of Diabetes Prevention

Maryann Videtto, RN and Sarah Downs, MPH, CHES and Sandra E. Czunas, MPH

Health IT

Beyond EHRs — Interoperability, Apps, and Beyond (link coming soon)

Micky Tripathi, PhD

“The State of the State” (link coming soon)

Allan Hackney, CISM, CRISC and Thomas Woodruff, PhD, Tom Agresta, MD, MBI

Innovation Trends Shaping the Future of Health Care (contact us for slides)

Jennifer Fabas

Healthcare Reform

The Massachuesetts Health Care Experience

Brian Rosman, JD

What’s Next for Health Care Reform (contact us for slides)

Kari Knight Stevens, Esq.

CMS Innovation & Health Care Delivery System Reform (contact us for slides)

Annette E. Kussmaul, MD, MPH


Social Determinants of Health

Addressing Mental Health And Substance Use in The Workplace (contact us for slides)

Melissa DeLuigi, LPC

Nutrition: The Importance for Healing And Clinical Health

Sarah Leathers, CHHC, AADP and Ellen Palmer, CHHC, AADP and Mary-Kate Gill, BS-Human Development

The Heroin/Opioid Prevention and Education (H.O.P.E.) Program, Use of Narcan and Prevention and Intervention Programs

Sarah Howroyd, LMSW and Lt. James Gosselin, BA, EMSI