Clinton Health Matters Conference

The Clinton Foundation’s Health Matters Conference is the anchor event for the Clinton Health Matters Initiative (CHMI) during which innovations and best practices elicited from CHMI strategic partnerships are featured. The Health Matters Conference showcases corporations, non-governmental organizations, and individuals that have made a significant investment in contributing to the health and well-being of others. We have over 100 million in new strategic health investments expected to positively impact 50 million lives and are pleased to report that this is in addition to last year's commitments to action of which ninety percent are already completed or well underway.

Another successful conference!

As the content lead of the Clinton Foundation Health Matters Conference, I work with a small but mighty dream team to make this event successful. The amount of work that goes into this event is unbelievable and everyone involved works above and beyond the call of duty. We work hard, but I wouldn't do it if it weren't for the team I have the honor of working with, Ginny Ehrlich's leadership (CEO of Health Matters), the speakers I get to lead through content, On the Mark Promotions and Metro Connections (our production teams this year) and the palm trees. Palm trees do help! Photos coming soon.

We had an amazing group of speakers this year and if you missed the live-streamed event, you can watch each panel here

2014 HEALTH MATTERS CONFERENCE AGENDA

Monday, January 13, 2014

5:30 – 7:00 p.m. | Welcome Reception 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. | ESPN Town Hall at the Clinton Foundation

Health Matters Conference Presented with the Aspen Institute Featured Guests: President Bill Clinton Founder, Clinton Foundation

Chelsea Clinton Vice Chair, Clinton Foundation Moderators: Julie Foudy Soccer Commentator, Features Reporter, and Host, ESPN; Mike Greenberg Mike & Mike Co-Host, ESPN

Scott Blackmun CEO, U.S. Olympic Committee
Kobe Bryant NBA All-Star and Olympic Gold Medalist
Guido Dominguez Youth Advisory Board Member, Alliance for a Healthier Generation Tom Farrey Reporter, ESPN; Director, Aspen Institute Sports & Society Allyson Felix Olympic Gold Medal Sprinter
Matt Kemp MLB All-Star
Herschel Walker Founder, President, CEO, Renaissance Man Food Service; Heisman Trophy Recipient; Collegiate Football Hall of Fame;
NFL Pro-Bowler; Olympian

 

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Morning Workouts
7:00 7:30 a.m. | Jenna Wolfe Today Show Anchor and Correspondent, NBC News

7:30 8:00 a.m. | Billy Blanks Creator, Tae Bo® Fitness

9:00 – 10:45 a.m.
Welcome

Trevor Fetter President and CEO, Tenet Healthcare Corporation

Opening Remarks

President Bill Clinton Founder, Clinton Foundation

 

Health Transformation Panel

Moderator: President Bill Clinton Founder, Clinton Foundation Bruce Broussard President and CEO, Humana Inc. Trevor Fetter President and CEO, Tenet Healthcare Corporation Tim Finchem Commissioner, PGA TOUR
Sue Siegel CEO, GE Ventures & healthymagination, GE Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD Chairman and CEO, NantHealth & Chan Soon-Shiong Family Foundation

 

Mental Health & Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Panel

Featured Announcement: Noopur Agarwal Vice President, Public Affairs, MTV; Ginny Ehrlich CEO, Clinton Health Matters Initiative; Rita Fabi Manager, Policy Programs, Facebook; John MacPhee Executive Director and CEO,The Jed Foundation

Moderator: Dr. Travis Stork Emergency Room Physician and Co-Host of The Doctors Noopur Agarwal Vice President, Public Affairs, MTV

The Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy Co-Founder, One Mind for Research; Founder, The Kennedy Forum and Author of MHPAEA

John MacPhee Executive Director and CEO, The Jed Foundation David Sheff Author and New York Times Columnist
Nora D. Volkow, MD Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse

 

Lunch Introduction & Featured Announcement

Featured Announcement: Kristin Burkhalter Director, Palisades Media Ventures; Mary Sue Milliken Chef and Owner, Border Grill Restaurants and Trucks

 

Leveraging Digital Platforms to Promote Health Panel

Featured Announcement: Michael Maness Vice President, Journalism & Media Innovation, The John S. and James Knight Foundation

Moderator: Chelsea Clinton Vice Chair, Clinton Foundation
Dane Atkinson CEO, SumAll; Board Director, SumAll Foundation Travis Bogard Vice President, Product Management & Strategy, Jawbone Kathy Chang Founder, Moro; Codeathon Winner
Michael Maness Vice President, Journalism & Media Innovation, The John S. and James Knight Foundation
Peter Tippett, MD, PhD Chief Medical Officer, Vice President of Innovation Incubator, Verizon

 

Closing the Great Health Divide in the United States Panel

Featured Announcement: Kevin R. McCartney Senior Vice President, Office of Government Relations, Boys & Girls Clubs of America; Rica Rodman Executive Director, Wasserman Foundation; Howell Wechsler EdD, MPH, CEO, Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Moderator: Jenna Wolfe Today Show Anchor and Correspondent, NBC News Holly Andersen, MD Attending Cardiologist and Director of Education &

Outreach, Ronald O. Perelman Heart Institute, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/ Weill Cornell Medical College

Notah Begay III Founder, Notah Begay III Foundation
Janet Murguía President and CEO, National Council of La Raza Wendell Pierce Actor and President, Sterling Farms
Yossymar Rojas California Youth of the Year, Boys & Girls Clubs of Capistrano Valley Robert K. Ross, MD President and CEO, The California Endowment

 

Promoting Healthy Lifestyles Panel

Featured Announcement: Dr. Rick Warren Senior Pastor, Saddleback Church; Founder, The Daniel Plan

Moderator: Dr. Travis Stork Emergency Room Physician and Co-Host of The Doctors Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs,

Joslin Diabetes Center
Carolyn Caldwell President and CEO, Desert Regional Medical Center

Michael Minor Director, Division of Juvenile Justice, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

Michael C. Sokol, MD, MS Vice President and Chief Wellness Officer, Sanofi U.S. Dr. Rick Warren Senior Pastor, Saddleback Church; Founder, The Daniel Plan Montel Williams Health and Wellness Advocate