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Main Conference, Friday, May 18 2012

9:00 - 9:30 a.m. "Speed Dating" Style Networking Breakfast
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Welcome, Greetings, Overview
9:45 - 10:15 a.m. CHANGES THAT CHALLENGE PUBLIC HEALTH LEADERS
Yvonne J. Graham – Associate Commissioner, New York State Department of Health Director, Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities
10:15 - 11:15 a.m. LEADING THROUGH CHANGE: ACCEPTING LEADERSHIFT RISK Richard Gitlin - Director, The Gitlin Group
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CONVERSATION WITH COURAGEOUS LEADERS
Panel of courageous health professionals share their evolution as leaders, the risks they have taken, and stories of how they have effectively led through various changes
Lynda Curtis, Senior Vice President, Health and Hospitals Corporation
Cheryl A. Hall, Executive Director, Caribbean Women’s Health Association
Andy Humm, Broadcast Journalist, Gay USA TV, Freelance Writer and Troublemaker
Victor Sidel, Professor of Social Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center & Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Vicki Ellner – President, Senior Umbrella Network of Brooklyn – Panel Moderator
12:30 - 2:00 p.m. LUNCHEON DISCUSSION ROUNDTABLES
Meet colleagues and share stories about the many types of changes that challenge public health leaders
2:00 - 3:50 p.m. CONCURRENT WORKSHOP TRACKS – Attend Track A or Track B! Track A: Navigating “Change Challenges” For Aspiring, Rising & Existing Leaders / Track B: Supporting “Change Challenges” For Administrative Assistant/Support Staff of Aspiring, Rising & Existing Leaders (see workshop descriptions tab on the left for details)
4:00 - 4:45 p.m. FEATURED SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER:
Todd Park, Health Data Liberator & New US Chief Technology Officer "Igniting the Rocket Fuel of Public Health I.T. Innovations"
4:45 - 5:00 p.m. Wrap Up * Evaluation * Souvenir Gift * Certificates
“After 5”: Suggestions for an Evening in Brooklyn Rest & Relaxation Activities / DINNER - Eat, network, socialize at a choice of local restaurants; See website for list of participating restaurants.