Check-in and Breakfast
Director, Health Industry Solutions, Cuyahoga Community College
Opening Remarks: Impact of Community Health Workers in Northeast Ohio
Hear stories from a Community Health Worker (CHW), an individual impacted by a CHW, a clinician who works with CHWs and an organization that employs CHWs.
Plenary: Findings from the 2018 Ohio Community Health Worker Statewide Assessment
Cara N. Whalen Smith, PT, DPT, MPH, CHES
Project Manager and Principal Investigator, Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center
Break, Vendor Exhibits and Networking
Panel Discussion: Addressing the Social Determinants of Health
Amy R. Sheon, MPH, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Urban Health Initiative, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Joseph K. Daprano, M.D.
Medical Director, MetroHealth at J. Glen Smith
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics,
MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Megan Walsh, LISW-S
MomsFirst Deputy Project Director, Cleveland Department of Public Health
Executive Director, Carmella Rose Health Foundation
Todd Allyn Williams
Associate Professor of Business and Economics, Cuyahoga Community College
Gabriela Trybus, LPCC-S
Team Lead, Northeast Region, Care4U
Noon – 1 p.m.
Lunch and Keynote Address
Adam T. Perzynski, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine and Director, Patient-Centered Media Lab, Center for Health Care Research and Policy, MetroHealth and Case Western Reserve University
Breakout Session A: Ohio CHW Statewide Assessment Discussion
Presenter: Cara N. Whalen Smith
Breakout Session B: Overview of Certified Community HUB Pathways Model
Presenters: Sarah Redding and Ginny Pate
Breakout Session C: CHWs - Advocates for Improved Digital Access and Skills
Presenter: Amy R. Sheon
Breakout Session D: The Certified Community Health Worker
Presenter: Sarah Redding, M.D., MPH
Chief Executive Officer, Care Coordination Systems