Agenda: September 14, 2004 - Influence

07:30 am - 08:00 am Navigation Team Challenge #4: Federal Focus (Breakfast)
08:00 am - 08:45 am

Federal Focus: Straight Talk

Jose F. Cordero, MD, MPH
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Peter C. van Dyck, MS, MD, MPH
Associate Administrator
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration

08:45 am - 10:15 am

Concurrent SessionsBuilding Bridges between Communities and Public Health

Noël Wiggins, MSPH
Gonzalo Gonzalez
Maria Avila
Jovita Walker
Denise Johnson, BA

Promoting Alternative Approaches to MCHShafia M. Monroe, BA

David Eisen, LAc, MSW, OMD
Kassy Daggett, LMT

Assuring Access for Women and Children

Lillian Shirley, RN, MPH, MPA

Promising Practice Presenters:
Norma Doyle, BSN, MPA - Sonoma County, Department of Health Services
Justice Armattoe, MPH, MHA - District of Columbia Department of Health
Susanne Morrow, MS - Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition

Advocacy: Strategies for Local Leaders to Advance MCH Policy and Programs
Kay Johnson, MPH, MEd

Promising Practice Presenters:
Katherine Maus, MSS - Philadelphia Health Department
Vicki Alexander, MD, MPH - Berkeley City Health Department

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Closing Plenary: How Do We Influence Others? Advocacy and Action

Political Will and Partnership
Kay Johnson, MPH, MEd

It Ain't Over Till It's Over, and It Ain't Ever Over
The Honorable Margaret Carter

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