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2016 Building Healthy Communities (BHC) Summit

September 16, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - September 18, 2016 @ 3:00 pm

$50 – $299

The 2016 Building Healthy Communities (BHC) Summit is a unique and exciting educational event for physicians, public health professionals, and community leaders. The 2016 BHC Summit will provide you with opportunities to learn about emerging health policy issues, best practices for reducing health disparities, and cultural competency in clinical care.

The Summit will inspire physicians and healthcare providers to participate in community health efforts and to be challenged to improve healthcare and the quality of life in their communities. You will have the opportunity to hear from nationally acclaimed thought leaders and network with colleagues. We are also pleased to offer CME credits.

Featured Speakers include:

  • Anthony Iton, MD, JD, PHD, Senior Vice President, Healthy Communities, The California Endowment
  • Dave Jones, JD, MPP Commissioner, California Department of Insurance
  • Karen Smith, MD, MPH, Director of the California Department of Public Health
  • Rishi Manchanda, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, Health Begins, Author of “The Upstream Doctors”
  • Adnan Khera, MD, “Doctors Be Dancing”, Tufts University School of Medicine

The 2016 BHC Summit will be held at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa.  Newport Beach offers visitors a unique California meeting experience. A block of rooms has been reserved for the Summit at a special rate of $184/night. These rates are guaranteed through Thursday, August 25, 2016, or until the room block is filled. To make a reservation, call 1 (877) 622-3056 and mention the NEPO BHC Summit or use the direct link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/CMAFNEPOSummit.

Building healthy communities is a key component of what community physicians are about. The Network of Ethnic Physician Organizations embraces these challenges and encourages physicians and other healthcare providers to be involved in community efforts to make California healthier for all.

Please join us in building on and expanding the important work of NEPO at the largest multi-ethnic physician convening in the country.

Watch for updates about conference details to be posted at www.thecmafoundation.org.


September 16, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
September 18, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
$50 – $299
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Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
900 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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(877) 622-3056