PHC Conference Agenda

8:00 – Registration and Breakfast, sponsored by NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital

9:00 - Opening Remarks

Harriet R. Feldman, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean and Professor, College of Health Professions and Lienhard School of Nursing, Pace University
Adelia Williams, PhD, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, Pace University
Robert Guimento, MHA, Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital


9:15-10:00 - Keynote - Primary Health Care from Harlem to Harare (Bianco Room)
Mary Bassett, MD, MPH, Commissioner of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

10:00-10:45
Keynote - Primary Health Care:  An Opportunity to Think Even Bigger (Bianco Room)
Michael Myers, Managing Director, The Rockefeller Foundation

10:45 – 11:15 am – Break and Poster Viewing (Student Union)

 

11:15-12:30
Panel: The Culture of Health (Bianco Room)
Moderator: Susan Hassmiller, RN, PhD, FAAN, Senior Adviser for Nursing, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
Panelists:

  • Carmen Farina, New York City Schools Chancellor
  • Philip Landrigan, MD, MSc, FAAP, Dean for Global Health, Professor of Preventive Medicine, and Professor of Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
  • Andrea Mata, Senior Manager for Community Health Initiatives, Office of Public Private Partnerships, New York City Housing Authority

12:30-1:30 - Lunch and Poster Viewing (Student Union)

1:30-2:30 - Keynote: Poverty and Health in the Bronx (Bianco Room)
Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Borough President

2:30-3:30
Round Table Discussions: "How I walk the Walk"
-Track 1- Education: Michael Plotkin, Pierre Van Cortlandt Middle School Assistant Principal
-Track 2- Safety and Violence Against Women: Afaf Meleis, PhD, DrPS (hon), FAAN, Professor of Nursing and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
-Track 3 - Community Coalitions for Health/Maternal Child Health: Ruth Lubic, Ed.D, RN, CNM, FACNM, FAABC, FAAN, FNAM/IOM, Nurse Midwife
-Track 4 - Community Coalitions for Health/Elder Care: Eileen Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean, NYU College of Nursing
 

3:30-4:00 - Break and Poster Viewing (Student Union)

4:00-4:30 - Call to Action (Bianco Room)
Andrew Revkin, Pace University Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding

4:30-4:45 - Closing Remarks (Bianco Room)
Harriet R. Feldman, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean and Professor, College of Health Professions and Lienhard School of Nursing, Pace University

4:45-6:00 - Reception and Poster Viewing (Student Union)