Agenda at a Glance

Agenda at a Glance

The 2019 Annual Conference program will take place from June 12-14, 2019 in Seattle, Washington. Stay tuned for more information on this year’s conference agenda, speakers, and highlights.

June 12, 2019

Time Event #1 Event #2 Event #3 Event #4 Event #5 Event #6 Event #7
8:30 am11:00 am

CEO Working Group on Access and Coverage

Healthy Eating/Active Living Learning Community

11:00 am12:00 pm

Terrance Keenan Institute Reunion

Newcomers' Welcome Lunch

Open Lunch for CEO Working Group, HEAL Learning Community, Site Visits, and Workshops

12:00 pm4:30 pm

Seattle's South Park Neighborhood: Aligning Community Development, Climate Adaptation, and Health Equity Efforts (12:00 pm–3:30 pm)

Best Start: Nurturing Early Childhood Development and Family Well-Being (12:30 pm–4:00 pm)

Improving Oral Health Care for Seattle's Tribal Communities (1:00 pm–4:30 pm)

Using All the Tools in the Policy Change Toolbox

Achieving Excellence in Foundation Governance

The Art and Science of Health Grantmaking

Workshop #4

5:00 pm5:30 pm

Opening Remarks: Faith Mitchell

5:30 pm6:30 pm

Opening Plenary

6:30 pm7:30 pm

Opening Reception

June 13, 2019

Time Event #1 Event #2 Event #3 Event #4 Event #5 Event #6 Event #7 Event #8 Event #9 Event #10
8:00 am9:30 am

Health Reform Funder Network Breakfast

Behavioral Health Funder Network Breakfast

Health Equity Funder Network Breakfast

HEAL Funder Network Breakfast

What's Keeping Trustees Up at Night?

What's Keeping CEOs Up at Night?

Evaluating Complex System Change Efforts: The Value of Participatory Methods and Creative Data Visualization

Primary Care Solutions to Managing Depression across the Lifespan

9:30 am10:00 am


10:00 am11:00 am


11:00 am11:30 am


11:30 am12:30 pm

A Public Health Approach to Substance Use and Criminal Justice Reform: Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion

Funding Equitable Access to Health Care for Immigrants and Refugees in Politically Volatile Times

Innovations in the Health Care Safety Net

Partnering with Tribal Nations to Achieve Innovative Solutions for Nutrition and Health

Equipping ACOs to Address the Needs of Complex Care Populations

Rowing Upstream: Accountable Communities for Health

Advocacy Cohorts: An Innovative Approach for Improving Health

Increasing Evaluation Capacity: Lessons from Central Texas

Communicating Impact: Answering the Crucial Question (11:30 - 11:50 a.m.) Impact Investing: Pathways to the Social Determinants of Health (noon - 12:20 p.m.)

Messaging Beyond Jargon: Creating Equity in Social Change Communications (11:30 - 11:50 a.m.) Divest/Invest Toolkit: Confronting Criminalization, Health, and Community Safety (noon-12:20 p.m.)

12:30 pm12:45 pm


12:45 pm2:00 pm

Terrance Keenan Award Luncheon

2:00 pm2:30 pm


2:30 pm3:30 pm

Disrupting the School-to-Prison Pipeline by Meeting the Behavioral Health Needs of Adolescents

Addressing Disparities by Improving Access to Palliative Care

Health Depends on a Vibrant Democracy: Scaling Up Integrated Voter Engagement in the Midwest

Living the Values of Equity and Inclusion in the Board Room: Honest Reflections from Our Journey

Doing. Failing. Learning. Doing Better: Realities and Reflections on Place-Based Community Health Improvement

Race, Gender, and Immigration Status: New Frontiers in Health Funding for Latinxs

Health Equity and the Earned Income Tax Credit

Technical Solutions: A Platform for Cross-Agency Coordination (2:30-2:50pm) Be Heard, Even When You Can't Speak For Yourself (3:00-3:20pm)

Engaging and Empowering Girls through Active Living  (2:30-2:50 pm) Stop Losing Talent to Amazon: Creating Leadership Pathways with Foundation Fellowships (3:00-3:20 pm)

Funder Strategies to Address High Maternal Mortality Rates in Texas

3:30 pm4:00 pm


4:00 pm5:00 pm

From Abstract to Actionable: Practicing Authentic Parent and Family Engagement in Children's Health Grantmaking

Moving Substance Use Disorder Treatment into the Health Care Mainstream: Strategies for Funders

Bringing Culture and Strategy Together for Better Outcomes

Arts and Cultural Assets for Health

Catalyzing a Movement for Health and Housing

Leveraging Funder Collaboratives to Advance Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Policy

Connecting Youth and Law Enforcement: Informed Responses to Trauma and Community Health

Learning from Each Other: Getting Evaluations of Complex Health Interventions Right

Veteran's Health Care (4:00-4:20 pm)

Connecting Health Disparities and Voting through Data Tracking and Visualization (4:30-4:50 pm)

June 14, 2019

Time Event #1 Event #2 Event #3 Event #4 Event #5 Event #6 Event #7 Event #8
8:00 am9:30 am

Integrative Health Funder Network Breakfast

Oral Health Funder Network Breakfast

Population Health Network Breakfast

Children and Families Funder Network Breakfast

New Health Foundations: An Exploration of How Strategic Grantmaking Evolves

Film Screening with Dr. Thomas LaVeist: Something About Brownsville

International Health Care Systems

School-Based HEAL Interventions

9:30 am10:00 am


10:00 am11:00 am

Andy Hyman Award for Advocacy Plenary

11:00 am11:30 am


11:30 am12:30 pm

"Right-Sizing" Health Care in Rural Communities

Health Insurance Enrollment

Healing-Centered Approaches to Addressing Youth Violence

FORESIGHT: Designing the Future for Health

Moving Health Care Upstream: Advancing Cross-Sector Solutions through Capacity Building

The Patient Experience (noon-12:20pm)

12:30 pm12:45 pm


12:45 pm2:00 pm

Plenary Luncheon

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June 12-14, 2019 | Seattle, Washington