Join special guests, key stakeholders in healthcare and members of the Latinx community on January 29, 2019 in Boyle Heights at Pollution Studios, 3239 Union Pacific Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90023 for an inaugural summit to transform the conversation about health disparities due to immigration for Latinx children.
8:30 am - 9:30 am: Breakfast Burritos by Plant food for People and Coffee by Leche
9:30 am - 10:15 am: Live poetry reading by Mercedez Holtry
10:15 am - 10:45 am: Pecha Kucha (6-minute) presentations from experts
Paula Helu-Brown, PhD, Assistant Professor at Mount St Mary's University and Program Developer at Consulate General of Mexico
Daniel Turner-Lloveras, Assistant Professor of Medicine at UCLA and Founder of Salud Con Tech
Rigoberto Reyes, Executive Director, Office of Immigrant Affairs, LA County
10:45 am - 11:00 am: Coffee break by Leche
11:00 am - 11:45 am: Panel Discussion
Vikram Bakhru, COO, ConsejoSano
John Harlow, MD, Children's Hospital Los Angeles Pediatrician
Mayra Alvarez, President, The Children’s Partnership
Gina Weisblat, PhD, Director, University Hospitals Center for Community Impact, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (CEDI)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Taco Lunch by Plant food for People
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Design Thinking Workshop
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Wrap Up and Treats
This Inspiration Summit will be your opportunity to turn conversations into practical solutions to empower communities.
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) will take the key ideas from the Inspiration Summit to launch a $22,000 global developer’s challenge focused on improving the lives and health outcomes of Latinx children and youth.
8:30 am to 4:00 pm