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Presentations

The Texas Health Institute staff assist organizations with health-related presentations, make keynote addresses, serve on panels, and facilitate health-related meetings. Below are a few of the presentations by the Institute.

 

Health Policy Forums

- DALLAS & LUBBOCK REGIONAL LONG TERM CARE FORUMS
   August 24-25, 2006


Summary Notes of Regional Long Term Care Forums
(PDF version of summary notes)


- OBESITY IN TEXAS: POLICY IMPLICATIONS
   August 4, 2006

William J. Taylor, M.D.; Regional Medical Director, BlueCross BlueShield of Texas
(PDF version of presentation)

Deanna M. Hoelscher, PhD, RD, LD, CNS; University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion & Prevention Research, Michael & Susan Dell Center for Advancement of Health Living, and
Ann G. Pauli, President and CEO; Paso del Norte Health Foundation
(PDF version of presentation)

Amy Winterfeld, JD; Program Principal, Health Program National Conference of State Legislatures (PDF version of presentation)


- MAKING A CASE FOR MENTAL HEALTH TRNASFORMATION IN TEXAS
   July 14, 2006


Suggestions & Comments from the Forum
(PDF version of suggestions and comments)


- THE STATE OF HEALTH CARE: A FEW INDICATORS AND CURRENT ISSUES
   March 18, 2005

Nancey Dickey, M.D.; President, Health Science Center and Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs, Texas A&M; University
(PDF version of presentation)


- TEXAS HEALTH CARE WORKFORCE:
   INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES TO ADDRESS SHORTAGES
   August 17, 2004

Brenda L. Cleary, PhD, RN, FAAN; North Carolina Center for Nursing
(PDF version of presentation)

Roland Goertz, MD, MBA; TMA Physician Distribution and Healthcare Access Committee; THECB Family Practice Advisory Committee
(PDF version of presentation)

Marshall A. Hill
(PDF version of persentation)

Ben G. Raimer, MA, MD, FAAP; Statewide Health Coordinating Council, The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston
(PDF version of presentation)


- HEALTH CARE SAFETY NET IN TEXAS
   December 12, 2002

Larry Gage, JD; National Assn of Public Hospitals & Health Systems
(PDF version of presentation)

Dan Hawkins; National Association of Community Health Centers
(PDF version of presentation)

Sara Rosenbaum, JD; George Washington University School of Public Health & Health Services
(PDF version of presentation)

 

Bioterrorism & Disaster Response

- PROGRAM: DEVELOPING AN EFFECTIVE MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS RESPONSE PROGRAM
   December 9, 2004

Ann Hutchison, M.Ed.; Disaster Victim & Response Services Manager -
Office of Emergency City of Austin
(PDF version of presentation)

Angela R. McCown, LMFT, LPC; Victim Services Director, Texas Department of Public Safety
(PDF version of presentation)


- PROGRAM: RECENT DISASTERS AND THEIR IMPACT ON JCAHO ACCREDITATION
   September 10, 2004

Robert A. Wise, MD; Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
(PDF version of presentation)