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Updated as of April 12, 2021 (subject to change)

Monday, June 14, 2021
Time Activity
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM ET

Opening Plenary and Award Presentations

Plenary Panel:
Progress and Pitfalls: 20 Years since the Quality Chasm Report

Moderator:

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Presenter

Kate Goodrich, M.D., M.H.S.

Senior Vice President for Trend and Analytics - Humana, Inc.

Kate Goodrich, MD, MHS, is SVP for Trend and Analytics within the Clinical and Pharmacy Solutions segment of H... Read Bio

Speakers:

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Presenter

Carolyn Clancy, M.D., MACP

Acting Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs - U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Dr. Carolyn Clancy has served as Acting Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs since January 20, 2021. Read Bio

12:30 – 12:45 PM ET Break
12:45 – 1:45 PM ET Breakout Sessions
1:45 – 2:45 PM ET Virtual Exhibit Hall; Posters; Networking
2:45 – 3:45 PM ET Breakout Sessions
3:45 – 4:15 PM ET Break
4:15 – 5:15 PM ET

Plenary Panel:
The Changing Nature of Evidence

Moderator:

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Presenter

Tanisha Carino, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer - Alexion

Tanisha Carino, Ph.D., is Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer of Alexion. In this role, ... Read Bio

Speakers:

Amy Abernethy
Presenter

Amy Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D.

Former Principal Deputy Commissioner - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Amy P. Abernethy, MD PhD is a hematologist/oncologist and palliative medicine physician, and an internationall... Read Bio

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Presenter

Carolyn Magill

CEO - Aetion

Carolyn i s the CEO of Aetion, the digital health company delivering the platform that turns real-world data i... Read Bio

Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Time Activity
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET Breakout Sessions
12:00 – 1:00 PM ET Virtual Exhibit Hall; Posters; Networking
1:00 – 2:00 PM ET

Plenary Panel:
Are We Making Progress on Equity?

Moderator:

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Committee Member

Ceci Connolly

President and CEO - Alliance of Community Health Plans

Ceci Connolly, a nationally recognized health care leader, took over as president and CEO of the Alliance of C... Read Bio

Speakers:

Lisa Cooper
Presenter

Lisa Cooper, M.D., M.P.H.

Director - Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute

Dr. Lisa Cooper is the James F. Fries Professor of Medicine, and Bloomberg Distinguished Professor in Health E... Read Bio

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Committee Member, Presenter

Joy Lewis, M.S.W., M.P.H.

Senior Vice President - Institute for Diversity and Health Equity, American Hospital Association (AHA)

Joy A. Lewis, MSW, MPH, is senior vice president, health equity strategies and executive director, Institute f... Read Bio

2:00 – 2:30 PM ET Break
2:30 – 3:30 PM ET Breakout Sessions
3:30 – 3:45 PM ET Break
3:45 – 5:00 PM ET

Plenary Panel:
Responding to COVID-19: Key Insights from HSR

Moderator:

Speakers:

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Presenter

Daniel Dawes, J.D.

Executive Director - Satcher Health Leadership Institute

Daniel E. Dawes, J.D., a widely respected scholar, researcher, educator, and leader in the health equity, heal... Read Bio

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Presenter

Harlan Krumholz, M.D., S.M.

Director - Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE)

Harlan Krumholz, MD, SM, is the director of the Yale New Haven Hospital Center for Outcomes Research and Evalu... Read Bio

Kosali Simon
Presenter

Kosali Simon, Ph.D.

Professor - Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Dr. Kosali Simon is a Herman B Wells Endowed Professor at the Indiana University School of Public and Environm... Read Bio

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Presenter

Umair Shah, M.D., M.P.H.

Secretary of Health - Washington State Department of Health

Umair A. Shah, MD, MPH, was appointed Secretary of Health by Governor Jay Inslee and joined the Department of ... Read Bio

Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Time Activity
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET

Plenary:
AcademyHealth Annual Reinhardt Lecture 

Co-Moderators

Austin Frakt
Author, Committee Member, Member

Austin Frakt, Ph.D.

Health Economist and Director - Partnered Evidence-Based Policy Resource Center

Austin Frakt, Ph.D., is a Health Economist and Director of the Partnered Evidence-based Policy Resource Center... Read Bio

Speaker:

Sherry Glied
Co-Chairs, Member, Presenter

Sherry Glied, Ph.D.

Dean - NYU Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

In 2013, Sherry Glied was named Dean of New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Servi... Read Bio

12:00 – 12:15 PM ET Break
12:15 – 1:15 PM ET Breakout Sessions
1:15 – 2:15 PM ET Virtual Exhibit Hall; Posters; Networking
2:15 – 3:15 PM ET Breakout Sessions
3:15 – 3:45 PM ET Break
3:45 – 4:45 PM ET

Plenary Panel:
Administration, Congress, and States - What is on the (realistic) priority list?

Moderator:

  • Jonathan Cohn, Senior National Correspondent, The Huffington Post

Speakers:

Joneigh Khaldun
Presenter

Joneigh Khaldun, M.D., M.P.H., FACEP

Chief Medical Executive and Chief Deputy Director - Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Joneigh S. Khaldun, MD, MPH, FACEP is the Chief Medical Executive and Chief Deputy Director for Health in the ... Read Bio

Primus
Presenter

Wendell Primus

Senior Policy Advisor - Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Wendell Primus is the Senior Policy Advisor on Budget and Health issues to Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Read Bio

Thursday, June 17, 2021
Time Activity
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET Breakout Sessions
12:00 – 1:00 PM ET Virtual Exhibit Hall; Posters; Networking
1:00 – 2:00 PM ET Plenary Panel:
Fireside Chat: Achieving Economic Security Will Advance Health
2:00 – 2:30 PM ET Break
2:30 – 3:30 PM ET Breakout Sessions
3:30 – 3:45 PM ET Break
3:45 – 4:45 PM ET

Plenary Panel:
Reimagining Public Health

Moderator:

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Member, Presenter

Eduardo Sanchez, M.D., M.P.H., FAAFP

Chief Medical Officer - American Heart Association

Dr. Eduardo Sanchez serves as Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for Prevention for the American Heart Association (A... Read Bio

Panelists:

  • Shelley Hearne, Dr.PH., The Deans Sommer and Klag Professor of the Practice in Public Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health