Recorded Sessions

Thursday, September 28

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Virtual Panel
Under the Roof: Using Housing to Improve Health
Gary Adamkiewicz, PhD, MPH ’02, Associate Professor of Environmental Health and Exposure Disparities; Director, Healthy Cities Lab

5:30 – 7:30 PM
Bridging Connections: Networking Mixer for Students, Alumni, and Employers

Friday, September 29 – The Charles Hotel

5:00 – 6:00 PM
Keynote Panel

Towards Racial Justice and Equity in Health: A Call to Action
Zinzi D. Bailey, SD ’14, MSPH, Assistant Professor, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine; Associate Director, Interdisciplinary Research Leaders; Managing Director, Health Equity Research Solutions, LLC
Justin M. Feldman, SD ’18, Principal Research Scientist, Yale-CPE Lab; Visiting Scientist, FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Jasmine Graves, MPH, PhD ’27, Principal Strategist, Radical Imagination Strategies, LLC; Doctoral Student, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Moderator: David R. Williams, Department Chair, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

6:00 – 7:00 PM

7:00 – 9:00 PM
Awards Dinner Presentation
Speaker: Joseph R. Betancourt, MD, MPH ’98, President, The Commonwealth Fund

Saturday, September 30 – Kresge Building, Harvard Chan School

8:30 – 9:30 AM
Registration and Industry Networking Breakfast

9:30 – 10:00 AM
Annual Meeting of the Alumni Association

10:15 – 11:30 AM
Case Study: University Hospital at Downstate: Reopen the Cardiac Surgery and Kidney Transplant Programs
Richard Siegrist, MBA ’82, Faculty Director, Doctor of Public Health Program; Director, Master in Health Care Management Program; Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Senior Lecturer on Health Care Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
Professional Awards Luncheon

1:15 – 2:00 PM
Advancing Transgender Health: Overcoming Barriers to Care
Jason Rafferty, EDM ’11, MD ’12, MPH ’12, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University
Sam Montaño, State Representative, MA
Matthew Mimiaga, SD ’07, MPH, MA, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Epidemiology, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine; Inaugural Director, UCLA Center for LGBTQ+ Advocacy, Research, and Health
Moderator: Brittany Charlton, SM ’11, SD ’14, Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
With recorded introductory remarks from Senator Edward J. Markey, MA

2:15 – 3:15 PM
A Changing Landscape: Reproductive Health, Abortion Rights, and Maternal Mortality
Priya Agarwal, MPH ’06, Global Lead, HPV Vaccines, Merck & Co, Inc.
Yuki Davis, MPH ’20, Board Co-Chair, Eastern Massachusetts Abortion Fund
Colleen Amanda Reynolds, SM ’20, PhD ’26, Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Moderator: Ana Langer, MD, Professor of the Practice of Public Health, Emerita, Department of Global Health and Population, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

3:15 – 4:15 PM
Alumni Lightning Talks

4:15 – 5:00 PM
Champagne and Dessert Reception

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