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2013 POLICY SUMMIT



Thank You for Attending the 
2013 Orange County Women's Health Policy Summit

The Orange County Women's Health Project presented the 2013 Orange County Women's Health Policy Summit on October 15, 2013 at the Delhi Center in Santa Ana, CA.  The second Summit featured presentations about federal, state and local implementation of the Affordable Care Act and its impact on women, as well as Progress Reports from each of the Task Forces. 

We would like to extend a special thanks to our generous Sponsors: Chapman University, Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Orange County, Tricia Nichols, UC Irvine Nursing Science - Center for the Advancement of Women's Health, and Hoag Hospital.   

We would like to recognize the Steering CommitteeCalOptima, California State University, Fullerton - Health Promotion Research Institute, Chapman University, Coalition of Orange County Community Health Centers, Orange County Women’s Health Project, Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties, Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Orange County, and UC Irvine Nursing Science - Center for the Advancement of Women's Health

And finally, we appreciate members
 of the Planning Committee (includes representatives from): African American Women’s Health Symposium, Building Healthy Communities – Central Santa Ana, California State University, Fullerton, CalOptima, Chapman University - Department of Sociology, Children's Health Initiative of Orange County, City of Irvine Planning Commission, Coalition of Orange County Community Health Centers, Girls Inc., Health Management Associates, Human Options, Illumination Foundation, Kaiser Permanente, Latino Health Access, MOMS Orange County, Orange County Asian Pacific Islander Community Alliance (OCAPICA), Orange County Health Care Agency, Planned Parenthood of Orange & San Bernardino Counties, Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Orange County, University of California, Irvine, and YWCA of North Orange County. 

Click the following to view the PowerPoint presentations from the 2013 Women's Health Policy Summit:

Kim Belshé, MPP - Board Member, Covered CA & Executive Director, First 5 LA

Phillip B. Tsonuda - Director of Public Policy/Government & Community Affairs, CalOptima

Allyson W. Sonenshine, JD - Project Director, Orange County Women's Health Project

Adriana Moreno - Program Director, Children's Health Initiative of Orange County

Ilia Rolón, MPH - Director of Strategic Development, CalOptima

Isabel Becerra -CEO, Coalition of Orange County Community Health Centers

Lisa Wolter & Sora Park Tanjasiri, DrPH, MPH - Breast & Cervical Cancer Task Force
Maricela Rios-Faust, LCSW & Liza Eshilian-Oates, MD - Health & Domestic Violence Task Force
Evelyn González-Figueroa, PhD, MPH & Allyson Sonenshine, JD - Teen Reproductive Health Task Force

Lisa Wolter - Executive Director, Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure