IMPAQ Health Presents Panel Presentations at NAHDO Annual Conference

Aug 17–18 & Aug 25 & 26



IMPAQ staff will deliver four presentations at the National Association of Health Data Organizations (NAHDO) Annual Conference, which will be held August 17–18 and 25–26, 2020.


Social Determinants of Health Policy

Session Title: Building a Broader Vision of Healthcare Data: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Understanding and Leveraging SDOH Data

IMPAQ Presenter: Jennifer A. Pooler, MPP, IMPAQ Senior Research Associate

Co-Panelists: Elisa X. Wong, MPH, Kaiser Permanente, and Nrupen Bhavsar, PhD, Duke University

Co-Authors: Sydney Lufsey, Kevin Van Dyke, Ann-Marie Akiwumi, Diana Rafanello, Albert Kusi-Appiah, Alberto Ortega Hinojosa, and Max Sgro

Monday, August 17, 2:50 PM

Showcase of the Massachusetts Healthcare and Health Data System

Host & Presenter: Craig Schneider, Managing Director, IMPAQ Health

Co-Host: Ray Campbell, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA)

Panelists: Paula Griswold, Mass. Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors; David Martin, Mass. Health Council; Denny Brennan, Mass. Health Data Consortium; Jim Courtemanche, Mass. Health Quality Partners

Tuesday, August 25, 12:00 PM

Challenges and Opportunities around Mental Health Parity Data

Session Title: Improving and Expanding Analytics: Improved Data Sources

IMPAQ Presenters: Charles Patton, MPP, Research Associate, and Elizabeth Schoyer, MPH, Senior Research Analyst

Co-Panelists: Suzanne Condon and Gonza Namulanda of Environmental Public Health Tracking Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Sam Chick, Onpoint Health Data

Author: Elizabeth Messenger-Jones

Tuesday, August 25, 4:00 PM

Visualizing Opportunities and Disparities with the Social Determinants of Health Dashboard Action Tool

Session Title: Privacy and Security: Linking SDOH Data with Other Data Assets

IMPAQ Presenters: Alberto Ortega Hinojosa, PhD, MPH, Senior Research Associate, and Sydney Lufsey, Analyst

Co-Panelists: Subharati Ghosh, PhD, SEIU 775 Benefits Group, Charles W. Hawley, MA, NAHDO

Co- Authors: Kevin Van Dyke, Ann-Marie Akiwumi, Diana Rafanello, Albert Kusi-Appiah

Wednesday, August 26, 4:00 PM

About NAHDO:

The National Association of Health Data Organizations (NAHDO) is the association of state agency, multi-stakeholder nonprofit, and private health data organizations that maintain statewide health care databases, as well as the stakeholders that are interested in the value of these databases.