2016 Annual Meeting: Ready to End the Epidemics

AGENDA

DAY 1 - SUNDAY, MAY 22, 2016

CLOSED SESSIONS FOR NASTAD MEMBERS ONLY

 

DAY 2 - MONDAY, MAY 23, 2016

CLOSED SESSIONS FOR NASTAD MEMBERS ONLY

 

DAY 3 - TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2016

9:00 - 9:15 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

  • Murray Penner, NASTAD

Plenary Session: Ready to End the Epidemics – State, City, Community Partnerships/Collaboration

  • Moderator: Jeff Hitt (Maryland)

  • Panelists: Mel Mattson (Colorado), Beth Rowan, MD (Denver Health and Hospitals), Barb Cardell (Colorado Coalition for HIV Care and Prevention/PWN)

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Plenary Session: Working Together – Global Health Security Agenda and the Role of Public Health Organizations

  • Moderator: Lucy Slater (NASTAD)

  • Panelists: Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins (U.S. State Department), Jennifer Lemmings (CSTE), Eric Blank, MD (APHL)

1:15 - 2:15 PM

  • Social Action/Social Justice: This session will provide an overview of NASTAD’s #BlackLivesMatter work and an in-depth discussion from the Peoples Institute for Survival and Beyond.
  • Ending the Epidemic: Vision and Action in Integrated Planning: This session will explore opportunities through integrated planning to define and execute essential programmatic aims. This discussion will look beyond the deadline for submission of integrated plans to begin forecasting implementation. 
  • Systems Approach to Programming: Trans Communities and People in the Sex Trade: This session will provide an in-depth focus on efforts to support the prevention, care, and treatment needs and advance the health of trans communities and people in the sex trade.
  • Addressing the Barriers: NAS Hepatitis Elimination Feasibility Report: This session will outline the National Academy of Medicine’s recently released report: Eliminating the Public Health Problem of Hepatitis B and C in the United States.  Discussion will include a brief background about the report, the barriers to elimination that were identified in the report, and how phase two will result in a national plan for elimination.  A member of the committee will describe the committee process, the findings, and will involve the audience in a discussion on what it would take to eliminate hepatitis B and C in each of our jurisdictions.       

2:30 - 3:30 PM

  • Social Action/Social Justice: This session will provide an overview of NASTAD’s #BlackLivesMatter work and an in-depth discussion from the Peoples Institute for Survival and Beyond.
  • Data-to-Care: This session will introduce NASTAD’s Data-to-Care (D2C) digibook and offer facilitated discussion related to D2C policies, procedures, community engagement, and data systems. 
  • PrEP/nPEP/Condoms: This session will encourage states to think about how they can robustly incorporate PrEP, nPEP, and condom into their programs. 

3:45 - 5:15 PM

Plenary Session: The Intersection of Public Health and Black Lives Matter – Combatting HIV and Hepatitis Through a Social Justice Framework

  • Moderators: Murray Penner (NASTAD) and Dan O’Connell (New York)
  • Speaker: Dr. Mary Bassett (NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene)

6:00 - 8:00 PM

NASTAD Patterns Reception: Our History Informs Our Future

 

 

DAY 4 - WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2016