What's Next on Health Care? Summit on Saturday!

Posted 10/11/2017

Join Connecticut health care activists to plan our next steps on health care.

Health Care Action Summit
Saturday, October 14
8:45 am - 3:30 pm
Thomas Edison Middle School
Meriden, CT

Speakers: Jacob Hacker, Yale University; Kevin Lembo, State Comptroller; Tekisha Everette, Health Equity Solutions; Tim Foley, SEIU CT State Council; Frances Padilla, Universal Health Care Foundation of CT.

Workshops: 

  • Chuck Bell, Consumers Union, on health care costs
  • Micaela Blei, The Moth, and Onnesha Roychoudhuri, Speech/Act, on story-telling for social change
  • Brian Rosman, Health Care For All, Massachusetts, on state-based reforms
  • Rose Garcia Ferraro, UHCF, on basics of health care policy
  • Leslie Gabel-Brett on health care messaging
  • Tekisha Everette and Claudine Constant, Health Equity Solutions on health disparities in Connecticut
  • Brenda Lopez, Alison Martinez-Carrasco and Luis Luna, Make the Road CT on community organizing
  • Deb Polun, CHCACT, and Susan Yolen, Planned Parenthood on advocacy strategies
  • Jill Zorn, UHCF on getting to universal health care

Full agenda and workshop descriptions here.
Register for the Summit here.

Jane McNichol