Tuesday, October 6, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
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Andrea Smyth, Executive Director 
NYS Coalition for Children's Behavioral Health 

Session 1 - NYS Coalition for Children's Behavioral Health 2020 Annual Policy Forum 

Session 1 (9:00AM-11:00AM)

The Impact of Social Injustices and Racial Health Disparities on Children and Families

Ram Raju, MD, Former Senior VP and Community Health Investment Officer, Northwell Health and former President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, and CEO for the Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Dr. Raju served as vice-chair of the Greater New York Hospital Association and he currently serves on the boards of numerous city, state and national health care organizations. He was selected to Modern Healthcare’s “100 Most-Influential People in Healthcare,” one of the “Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare” and one of the “50 Most-Influential Physician Executives in Healthcare.”

Suzanne C Brundage, Director, Children’s Health Initiative, United Hospital Fund


 Session 2 (11:30AM-1:30PM) - NOW OPEN TO ALL!

Integrated Solutions: Social Determinant Indicators Validating the Need for Behavioral and Health Integrated Care

Ann Marie T. Sullivan, MD, Commissioner, NYS Office of Mental Health

Peter Gannon, President and CEO, United Way of the Capital Region

Hannah Lantos, Ph.D., MPA-ID, Research Scientist, Youth Development, Child Trends

Hannah Rackers, MPH, Research Scientist, Youth Development, Child Trends

Andrew Cleek, PSYD, Chief Program Officer, McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research, New York University

NYS Assembly Member Richard N. Gottfried, Chair, Committee on Health

Omolara Uwemedimo, MD, MPH, Chief Executive Officer, Pediatrician, Strong Children Wellness                                                                                                      

Suzette Brown, MD, MPH, Chief Operating Officer, Pediatrician, Strong Children Wellness

Claire Reed, Chief Impact Officer, United Way

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