Equity and Social Justice Native American Health Forum


ESJ Native American Health Forum

“American Indian Health Policy and Social Justice”

Speaker: Donald Warne, MD, MPH
Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Director, Indians into Medicine (NMED) Program; Director, and Professor of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of North Dakota; Senior Policy Advisor to the Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board

Panel Discussion –

Moderator: Lyle Ignace, MD, MPH,
Executive Director and Physician, The Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center, Inc., Milwaukee, WI


Tom Peteet, MD,
Rural Health Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital, MPH Candidate, Harvard Chan School of Public Health; Primary Care Physician, Commonwealth Care Alliance

Thomas Sequist, MD, MPH,
Chief Quality and Safety Officer, Partners HealthCare, Associate Professor of Medicine and Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Director, Four Directions Summer Research Program, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lisa Sockabasin, MS,
Public Health and Health Systems Consultant, Public Health Research Institute (PHRI), Trustee, Maine Health Access Foundation;  Former Director, Office of Health Equity, Maine Department of Health and Human Services

Cheryl Frye-Cromwell,
Tribal Councilwoman, Health and Human Services Liaison, Education Liaison, U.S. HHS STAC, Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe


Patrik Johansson, MD, MPH,
Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Social & Behavioral Health; Director, Rural Health Education Network, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center (tentative)


Tosteson Medical Education Center, Room 227
Harvard Medical School, 260 Longwood Ave, Boston

Sponsor: HMS/DICP






Event Date: 
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm