CMA Foundation BHC Summit – Newport Beach

CMA Foundation would like to invite San Diego Association of Physicians of Indian Origin members to attend the 2016 Building Healthy Communities (BHC) Summit September 16-18 at the Marriott Hotel and Spa in Newport Beach. We are offering you two free registrations. In addition, if your organization registers 10 full price attendees, we would like to offer you a discounted registration rate of $199. Contact Anita Charles at [javascript protected email address] to take advantage of these offers.

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At the Summit, you will hear from nationally acclaimed thought leaders such as:

  • California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones,
  • Dr. Anthony Iton, Senior VP of the California Endowment, speaking on social determinants of health: how one’s zip code is often a better indicator of health outcomes than one’s genetic code;
  • Dr. Rishi Manchanda, Founder of Health Begins and Author of The Upstream Doctors, speaking on the steps for communities to take an “upstream” approach to addressing health disparities;
  • George Halvorson, Chair of the First 5 Commission and Former CEO of Kaiser Permanente, speaking on how “Diversity Creates Synergy”;
  • Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, Flint, Michigan pediatrician and water quality activist, speaking (via live video feed) on the health providers’ role in social change.

Other highlights of the BHC Summit include:

  • Networking opportunities with colleagues;
  • Awards celebrations honoring outstanding physicians;
  • An opportunity to earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) units for educational events, provided to attendees at no additional cost;
  • And FUN activities like our Friday happy hour, luau-themed closing party on Saturday and a Latin jazz brunch on Sunday.

We hope that you will join us. You can register online today: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2016-building-healthy-communities-summit-tickets-18979769000

We look forward to welcoming you to an outstanding 2016 BHC Summit in Newport Beach!

For further details please contact Chloe Sjol, CMA Foundation Office Administrator

2230 L Street | Sacramento, California 95816

p: 916.779.6620 | f: 916.721.2450 | e: [javascript protected email address]