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 Day / Time  Session or Event  Location
Wednesday, April 18th    
 1:30 - 5 PM Pre-Conference Workshop- Making Public Health a Priority: Advocating for Program Sustainability  
 6:00 - 8:00 PM Board of Directors Dinner   
Thursday, April 19th    
 8:00 - 9:00 AM Registration/check-in; student poster check-in   
 9:00 - 9:30 AM  Welcome:  Susan Franko, PhD, RRT, NYSPHA President  
9:30 - 10:15 AM  Plenary Session:  The Power of Data to Identify and Address Disparities, presented by NYSDOH   
10:15 - 10:45 AM Exhibitors, Posters, Networking 
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM  Concurrent Breakout Sessions  (Choose 1)  
  Breakout A:  Occupational Stressors, Health and Self-Care in Adult Protective Services Workers in NYS: A Model for all Frontline Health and Social Services Workers          
  Breakout B:  Diversified Partnerships in Telehealth  
12:00 - 1:00 PM  Luncheon  
 1:00 - 2:00 PM  Keynote Address - "Health and Housing: Applying a Health Equity Lens” presented by Dr. Oxiris Barbot, First Deputy Commissioner, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

 2:00 - 2:30 PM  Exhibitors, Posters, Networking 
 2:30 - 3:45 PM
 Concurrent Breakout Sessions  (Choose 1)
Breakout C:  Chronic Disease Self-Management: An Effective Intervention for Rural Communities
Breakout D:  Preventive Services for Older Adults: Updates from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Breakout E:  Roundtables
   1.  A Self-Care Workshop for Public Health and Social Services Professionals  
   2.  Community Engagement for Health Improvement  
   3.  SUNY Cortland and T-Free Zone:  We Kicked Butts  
 4:00 - 5:00 PM  Reception and Awards- all invited  
 5:00 - 6:00 PM  County Health Directors Reception  
   Dinner on Your Own  
 7:30 - 9:00 PM  Networking Event   
Friday, April 20th    
 7:30 - 8:30 AM  Networking Breakfast - light breakfast fare, coffee, tea, juice   
 8:45 - 9:15 AM  Advocacy Updates and Public Health Forecast for New York State
 9:15 - 10:15 AM  Panel:  Hot Topics in New York State  

Importance of Regionalizing Systems of Care: Improving Heart Attack Care in the Capital Region with Mission: Lifeline

  Where Children Learn, Sleep, Eat and Play: An Overview of the New York State Children’s Environmental Health Center of Excellence              

“Chatham Cares 4 U” – The Police-Led Treatment Referral Program for Substance Users

 10:15 - 10:45 AM  Exhibits and Networking
 10:45 - 11:45 AM Concurrent Breakout Sessions  (Choose 1)  
  Breakout F: Managing Care for Opioid Dependent ED Super Utilizers: Medicaid Accelerated eXchange Series Program  

Breakout G: Coalition-building and intervening to increase adolescent HPV immunization rates

 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM  Luncheon  
 12:45 - 2:00 PM  Keynote Address (TBA)
 Introduction by Denise Tahara, PhD, NYSPHA Vice President
    Door Prizes  

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