Medicaid in New York:
Fostering Collaboration to Improve Health


New York Academy of Medicine
1216 Fifth Avenue (103rd Street)
New York City

Date & Time

07.18.2018 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM


Hollis Holmes

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UHF’s Annual Medicaid Conference

Presented with support from
The Commonwealth Fund


Please join more than 400 of New York’s most engaged Medicaid stakeholders at our annual conference.

New State Medicaid Director Donna Frescatore will kick off the day, followed by conversations about children on Medicaid, the national Medicaid context, and social determinants of health in the era of value-based payment.

In addition to an impressive roster of experts, each session on the agenda below will have plenty of time for audience Q&A. 





Continental Breakfast Available

Welcome and Overview
Anthony Shih, MD, MPH
United Hospital Fund

Keynote: State of the State’s Medicaid Program
Donna Frescatore
New York State Medicaid Director
and Executive Director,
New York State of Health
New York State Department of Health


New York Medicaid’s Children’s Agenda

Moderator: Suzanne Brundage
Director, Children’s Health Initiative
United Hospital Fund

Dodi Meyer, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Columbia University Medical Center
Director, Community Pediatrics

Jennifer March, PhD
Executive Director
Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York

Joe Stankaitis, MD, MPH
Chief Medical Officer
Monroe Plan and Your Care Health Plan


Afternoon Keynote: A National View on Medicaid’s Present and Future
Matt Salo
Executive Director
National Association of Medicaid Directors

Leveraging Value-Based Payment to Address Social Determinants

Moderator: Chad E. Shearer
Vice President for Policy and Director, Medicaid Institute
United Hospital Fund

Theresa Soriano, MD
Senior Vice President for Care Transitions and Population Health
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s

Ricardo A. Rivera-Cardona
Chief Business Development Officer
SOMOS Community Care

Shoshanah Brown
Chief Executive Officer



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