WOMEN’S ISSUES

Government programs to provide women with access to health care has been under attack in recent years.

Sessions relating to the women’s health care are listed below.

FebFeb/ThuThu/20172017 
9:00 – 9:45Opening Keynote with Denis Campbell
10:00 – 10:45The Importance of Oral Health: Deborah Foote
11:00 – 11:45Jennifer Leslie. Dr. Katherine Ntekim. Dr. Norman Whyte: This discussion centers around Health Care As A Human Right and how it is respected with regard to human trafficking. It will also consider the women's issues since most human trafficking involves young girls. In addition, our hosts will discuss a bill in the legislature regarding home health care which falls primarily on the backs of women.
12:00-12:45 Lunchtime KeynoteKeynote by Toni van Pelt
1:00 – 1:45How failures in our Earth, Wind, and Fire Ecosystems multiply the cost of our health cares and how fixing them will reduce those costs and provide healthier lives to all of us. Drew Martin and Dr. Paul Laura
2:00 – 2:45How media contributes to understanding and misunderstanding the costs and benefits of universal health care and how media can contribute to achieving this goal. Panel with: Denis Campbell ...
3:00 – 3:45Creating media exposure using art and creativity. Stephanie Meyers & Allessandra
4:00 – 4:45Ballroom: State House Rep. David Richardson and State Sen. Torrez: The FL Single Payer Bills
4:45-6:00 Networking
DINNERKeynote By Nina Turner, OUR REVOLUTION, Other Speakers As Well
FebFeb/SatSat/20182018WOMEN
9:00 – 9:45Panel: The High Cost Of Waiting For Single Payer: Dr. Gerald Friedman, Tom Wells (Candidate for U.S. Congress), Tim Canova (Candidate for U.S. Congress)
10:00 – 10:45Lois Frankel
11:00 – 11:45Women's/Human Rights Panel: Jennifer Lesslie,Balancing Gender Participation in the Decision-Making Process (Where we're at and how we get to a better place)
12:00-12:45 Luncheon KeynoteKeynote by Michael Lighty, Policy Director for National Nurses United
1:00 – 1:45Mark Dudzik Panel: Labor for Single Payer - Fred Frost, Bill Sauers - Why Medicare for All is a labor issue and how the resources and organizing capacity of organized labor could be a game changer for the healthcare justice movement.
2:00 – 2:45Meeting Women's Health Care Needs In A Universal Care World -?Nina (Moderator),?Stephanie, Alina, Libby, Taddeo, Daphne Campbell
3:00 – 3:45Opioid Panel with Mike Papantonio, Peter Mougey, Archie Lamb, Dave Aronberg?
4:00 – 4:45Let's Get To Work: Overview of the campaigns in place and how to get involved with them
4:45-6:00 Networking
6:00-8:30 DINNER KEYNOTE Keynote by Congressman Alan Grayson