Improving the Collection and Curation of Race and Ethnicity Data in Health Care

Thursday, January 26, 2023

2-4 PM ET 



2 PM Welcome 
         Speaker: Susan C. Winckler RPh, Esq, Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA

2:02 PM Welcome Remarks from FDA
         Speaker: RDML Richardae Araojo, PharmD, MS, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

2:05 PM Keynote: Historic Framework and Call to Action 
          Speaker: Georges C. Benjamin, MD, American Public Health Association

2:20 PM Presentations 

         Opportunities to Improve Race and Ethnicity Data in Health Care 
         Nicole Evans, MPH and Hemi Tewarson, JD, MPH, National             
         Academy for State Health Policy

         Health Data Standards in the Age of Digital Feudalism and the
         Health Equity Movement 

         Gary A. Puckrein, PhD, National Minority Quality Forum 

         Improving race ethnicity and language data collection through 
          innovation: Mixed methods approach to advance health equity 

         Oscar Benavidez, MD, MBA, MPP, Massachusetts General Hospital

         Innovative Payor Solutions 
         Deanna Fulp, MBA, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

3:20 PM Moderated Discussion 
         Moderator: Michelle McMurry-Heath, MD, PhD 
Claudia A. Withers, JD, Civil Rights Corps
         Georges Benjamin, MD
         Nicole Evans, MPH
         Gary Puckrein, PhD
         Oscar Benavidez, MD, MBA, MPP
         Deanna Fulp, MBA

3:50 PM RAISE: What It Is and Where We Are Going 
         Speaker: Carla Rodriguez-Watson, PhD, MPH, Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA

4 PM Adjourn