There is much lack of information, misinformation and even disinformation that finds its way into our national discussion around universal health care. We will look at the role media plays in our understanding and misunderstanding of the our right to health care.
Sessions relating to media’s role in achieving universal health care are listed below.
|OPEN KEYNOTE||Opening Keynote|
|Session 1||How media contributes to understanding and misunderstanding the costs and benefits of universal health care and how media can contribute to achieving this goal.|
|Session 2||Dale Taylor: Media Promoting Divide|
|LUNCH||Keynote by Toni van Pelt|
|Session 4||How we can help media help us. Working with the media to overcome misinformation. Establishing media relationships and giving our media partners positive things to talk about.|
|Session 5||DALE TAYLOR: MEDIA ACCOUNTABILITY|
|Session 6||Creating media exposure using art and creativity.
|Session 7||Jennifer Leslie: Creating our own media platform to win the hearts and minds of our friends and neighbors. Providing ammunition to counter the misinformation we are confronted with.|
|DINNER||Keynote By Nina Turner,
|Session 8||Stephanie & Allessandra: Where we are now and how we have already created media attention.|
|LUNCH||Keynote by Michael Lighty, Policy Director for National Nurses United|
|Session 11||HOW CAN THE ARTISTS HELP|
|Session 12||Meeting Women's Health Care Needs In A Universal Care Arlene (Moderator), Toni, Nina, Stephanie, Alina, Laura|
|Session 13||Margaret Flowers Building alternative platforms for new media messaging.|
|DINNER||Keynote by Congressman Alan Grayson|