Speakers / Presentations


Slides from Sponsors:

Jen Devoe, MD, Dphil

Glen Stream, MD, MBI
Slides Video


Welcome from Barbara Starfield’s husband:
Tony Holtzman, MD, MPH:

Day 1 – 4/23/17

Keynote Address — Slides Video
David Williams, PhD, MPH Bio Intro




IGNITE Round 1: Social Determinants of Health in Primary Care

Understanding Health Experiences and Values in Order to Address Social Determinants of HealthIssue Brief 
Slides Video

Nancy Pandhi, MD, MPH, PhD Bio
Sarah Davis, JD, MPA Bio

Identifying and Addressing Patients' Social and Economic Needs in the Context of Clinical Care — Issue Brief Slides Video

Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH Bio Intro


Communities Working Together to Improve Health and Reduce Disparities — Issue Brief Slides Video

J. Lloyd Michener, MD Bio


Using Community-Level Social, Economic, and Environmental Data to Monitor Health Disparities and Guide Interventions — Issue Brief Slides Video

Elizabeth Steiner Hayward, MD Bio


An Action Learning Approach to Teaching the Social Determinants of Health — Issue Brief Slides Video
Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP Bio


Improving Patient Outcomes by Enhancing Student Understanding of Social Determinants of Health —
Issue Brief Slides Video
Brigit Carter, PhD, RN, CCRN Bio Intro


IGNITE Round 2: Vulnerable Populations

Why Rural Matters — Issue Brief Slides Video 

Frederick Chen, MD, MPH Bio Intro


People with Disabilities (Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities) — Issue Brief Slides Video

William Schwab, MD Bio Intro


Racism, Sexism and Unconscious Bias — Issue Brief Slides Video

Denise Rodgers, MD Bio Intro


Immigrant Populations — Issue Brief Slides Video

Michael Rodriguez, MD, MPH Bio


Intersectionality—The Interconnectedness of Class, Gender, Race and other Types of Vulnerability — Issue Brief Slides Video

Somnath Saha, MD, MPH Bio

Featured Speakers

Day 2 – 

IGNITE Round 3: Economics & Policy

International Efforts to Reduce Health Disparities — Issue Brief
 Slides Video

Michael Kidd, MD, MBBS Bio


ACA Opened the Door for Payment Reform and Practice Transformation to Address SDoH, Now What? — Issue Brief Slides Video

Craig Hostetler, MHA Bio Intro


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Community Vital Signs: Achieving Equity through Primary Care Means Checking More than Blood Pressure — Issue Brief Slides Video

Andrew Bazemore, MD, MPH Bio Intro

How Social and Environmental Determinants of Health Can Be Used to Pay Differently for Health Care — Issue Brief Slides Video

Robert Phillips, MD, MSPH Bio Intro

Access to Primary Care is not Enough: A Health Equity Road Map — Issue Brief Slides Video 

Arlene Bierman, MD, MS Bio Intro


Shifting the Paradigm Toward Social Accountability

Sonali Sangeeta Balajee, MS Bio Slides Video



Jennifer Edgoose, MD, MPH Bio Slides Video


Joedrecka Brown-Speights, MD Bio Slides


Bonzo Reddick, MD, MPH, FAAFP Bio Slides