The Eighth National Conference on Quality Health Care for Culturally Diverse Populations: Achieving Equity in an Era of Innovation and Health System Transformation

 
Mar112013
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DiversityRx 2013 The Eighth National Conference on Quality Health Care for Culturally Diverse Populations: Achieving Equity in an Era of Innovation and Health System Transformation March 11 - 14, 2013 Oakland Marriott City Center, 1001 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607 Health reform and systems change have the potential to greatly improve the health and lives of diverse patients and communities.  This conference will explore how changes in policy, financing, information technology, clinical practice and systems design can improve health care delivery -- and how these transformations must accommodate the unique needs posed by cultural and linguistic diversity. Join us and presenters from the United States, Canada, Europe and Australia for an outstanding program of plenary presentations, preconference trainings, main conference workshops and roundtables, poster sessions, affinity groups, a film festival, and exhibits. Sixteen preconference trainings will be held on Monday, March 11, followed by over 60 main conference workshops from Tuesday, March 12 through Thursday, March 14.  Descriptions of preconference sessions and a draft conference agenda are available now on the conference website:  www.diversityrx.org/2013-conference-agenda REGISTER NOW Conference Sponsors include:  W.K. Kellogg Foundation, The California Endowment, The California HealthCare Foundation, Kaiser Permanente, The San Francisco Foundation, The California Wellness Foundation, Florida Hospital, and Health Net of California. If you have any questions or need additional information, please email Conference@DiversityRx.org or call (512) 279-3907.