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Agenda at a Glance

NOTE: This is a preliminary agenda and is subject to change, but will give you a rough idea of the schedule of events.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Partner meetings

9:00 am
Registration Opens

12:30 pm – 4:30 pm 
Pre-conference sessions open to all participants

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Poster Presentations and Opening Networking Reception

Monday, March 5, 2018

7:00 am
Registration Opens & Continental Breakfast

8:15 am – 8:30 am
Welcome and Overview

8:30 am – 9:45 am
Keynote Presentation

A Vision for Moving Health Care in the United States Toward a 'Prevention-Based Society'
Vivek Murthy, MD, 19th Surgeon General of the United States

9:45 am – 10:00 am
Networking Break

10:00 am – 11:30 am
Concurrent Sessions 1 - 11

11:45 am – 1:45 pm
Lunch on your own

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Keynote Presentation 

A Troubling Prognosis: Race Disparities and Health Outcomes
Garth Graham, MD, MPH, 
President, Aetna Foundation

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Networking Break

3:45 pm – 5:15 pm
Concurrent Sessions 12 - 22

5:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Networking Break

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions 23 - 33

6:30 pm – 
Adjourn for the day

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

7:00 am
Registration Opens & Continental Breakfast

8:30 am – 9:45 am
Keynote Presentation 

Equity in Practice, One Child at a Time: Emotional Support in The Lives of Marginalized Young People
Victor Rios, PhD, 
Professor, Department of Sociology, University of California, Santa Barbara

9:45 am – 10:00 am
Networking Break

10:00 am – 11:30 am
Concurrent Sessions 34 - 44

11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Networking Luncheon

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions 45 - 55

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Networking Break

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Plenary Session 

Can You Afford (Not) to Improve Workforce Development for Providers Working with Youth and Young Adults?
Janet Walker, PhD, School of Social Work and the Regional Research Institute at Portland State University in Portland, OR; Ashli J. Sheidow, PhDSenior Research Scientist, Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR; Malisa PearsonProject Coordinator, Family-Run Executive Director Leadership Association (FREDLA), Lansing, MI; Johanna Bergan, Executive Director, Youth MOVE National; Caitlin Baird, Research Assistant and Trainer, Pathways Research and Training Center, Portland State University, Portland, OR

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

Concurrent Sessions 56 - 66

4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

Break

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Poster Presentations and Networking Reception 

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

7:00 am
Registration Opens & Continental Breakfast

8:30 am – 9:45 am
Keynote Presentation

Addressing the Impact of a Changing Health Care Environment through Behavioral Health Research and Policy
Larke Huang, PhD, Director, Office of Behavioral Health Equity, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD

9:45 am – 10:00 am
Networking Break

10:00 am – 11:30 am
Concurrent Sessions 67 - 77

11:30 am
Conference Adjourns

 


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