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2017 Annual Conference

Integrating Care Across Health and Human Services

The 2017 Annual conference was held on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel, Burlington, VT.

Vermont Blueprint for Health 2017 Conference Brochure
Program Schedule
Registration List


Navigating Our Way to Better Well-being
Tracy Wareing Evans, JD
President and CEO, American Public Human Services Association (APHSA)

Integrating Health with Human Services: A Case Study in Successful Implementation
Uma Ahluwalia, MSW
Director, Montgomery County (Maryland) Department of Health and Human Services

Using Collective Impact to Leverage Philanthropy and Community Organizations to Address Social Determinants of Health
Martha Maksym, MPA
Deputy Secretary, Vermont Agency of Human Services
Former Executive Director, United Way of Northwest Vermont

Building Local Accountable Systems for Cross Sector Care
Geoff Huggins, LLB, MSSc
Director, Health and Social Care Integration, Scotland

Aligning Measurement Across Health and Human Services
Craig Jones, MD
Advisor, The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)
Former Executive Director, Vermont Blueprint for Health

A Standard of Care to Treat Poverty: Less Conversation and More Action
Marcella Wilson, PhD
CEO and Founder, Transition to Success

Breakout Sessions

Breakout A: Systems for Integrating Human Services
Tracy Wareing-Evans, JD and Uma Ahluwalia, MSW

Breakout B: Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Communities
Martha Maksym, MPA and Marcella Wilson, PhD

Breakout C: International and National Perspective
Geoff Huggins, LLB, MSSc and Craig Jones, MD