Views from the Top: 2023: Continuing the Journey to Health Equity

Thursday, April 20 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CT
South Building, Level 1 | S100 B

This session will feature leaders working to advance strategies focused on social and political determinants of health to advance health equity & health policy. Panelists will provide historical, social, epidemiological and demographic context and feature actionable, tactical and scalable solutions to SDOH challenges. Learn how cross-sector partnerships are playing a key role in leveraging resources to engage communities with lived experience in initiatives to improve access and equity through research to quality improvement, from beginning to end and explore the role of data and healthcare technology in advancing health equity solutions to improve health outcomes for our most marginalized communities.



Michael Crawford
Associate Dean for Strategy, Outreach & Innovation
Howard University College of Medicine


Alisahah Jackson
President, Lloyd H. Dean Institute for Humankindness & Health Justice
CommonSpirit Health
Anne Zink
Chief Medical Officer
State of Alaska
Claudia M. Fegan
Chief Medical Officer
Cook County Health
Mitchell Thornbrugh
Chief Information Officer and Director, Office of IT
Indian Health Service