Date 

Saturday, March 5th 2016, 7:00am to 6:30pm

Location 

Light Hall

Hosted By 

VUSM Students for a National Health Program Club

Details 

The 2016 Annual Students for a National Health Program invites students from across the nation to join for a day of learning about a single payer health program, and strategies for bringing that vision into reality. Activities include a keynote presentation, breakout sessions, lectures, breakfast and lunch. 

 

New Frontiers for the Civil Rights Movement

 

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Light Hall, 2215 Garland Avenue, Nashville

8:00am                Registration Opens

9:00am                Welcome & Single Payer Update

                            Mitch Hayes, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Josh Faucher, Mayo Medical School

9:30am                Morning Keynote Presentation: Stephen Raffanti, M.D.                        

10:45am              Break

11:00am              Breakout Session One                               

Single Payer 101

Building a Social Media Presence for a Career in Medicine Writing for Single Payer What Can Healthcare Providers-in-Training do to Address Bias?

Mental Health Disparities in Vulnerable Populations The Intersections of Universal Coverage and Public Health How to Coordinate a Lobby Day

12:00pm              Lunch & Flash Mentoring Sessions

1:15pm                Breakout Session Two

Over the River and Through the Woods: Health Disparities and the Need for Single-Payer Healthcare in Rural Appalachia Storytelling in White Coats: Elevating Patient Narratives in the Case for Single Payer Intersections between the Movement for a National Health Program and the Fight for Racial Justice Trauma Informed Care, for All: ACES and Single Payer Training for Civil Disobedience Answering Difficult Questions about Single Payer Starting and Sustaining Your SNaHP Chapter

2:15pm                Break

2:30pm                Afternoon Plenary: Putting Single Payer at the Forefront of the 2016 Elections

                            Andrew Hyatt, Boston University School of Medicine

                            Janine Petito, Boston University School of Medicine

2:45pm                Transition

3:00pm                Political Strategy Training: Bird Dogging and Lobbying for Single Payer

4:00pm                Regional Strategy Sessions

4:45pm                Break

5:00pm                Panel Keynote: Building a National Medicare-for-All Coalition

Charlotte Austin, Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai National Steering Committee Member, White Coats 4 Black Lives

Rebecca Commito, Cooper Medical School at Rowan University National Board Representative, Medical Students for Choice

 

  1. Matthew Moy, Chicago Medical School

Health Care for All Co-Coordinator, American Medical Student Association

 

Franklyn Rocha, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine Vice President of Policy, Latino Medical Student Association

 

Facilitator:

Vanessa Van Doren, Case Western University School of Medicine National Student Board Representative, Physicians for a National Health Program