Presentations

Speaker presentations will be posted as they become available.

Speaker Disclosures

9 - 10 a.m.

Panel Discussion

Collaborative Leadership - It Takes a Team

University of Maryland Medical Center Team:
Leonard Taylor, Jr.
Denise Choiniere, MS, RN
Presentation

Anne Arundel Medical Center Team:
Victoria W. Bayless
Dena Jackson
Charlotte Wallace, RN
Presentation

Moderator:
Carmela Coyle

10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Breakout Session 1

Session 1A: Leading for Healthy Change: Getting Involved in Local, State, and National Initiatives (Panel)

  • Colleen Cusick, MBA, RN, CMRP
    Holly Emmons, MPA, RD, LD
    Rebecca Ruggles
    Seema Wadhwa, LEED AP
    Presentation

Session 1B: Engaging Staff and Community

  • Promoting Sustainable Practices Using Social Media
    Patricia Broome
    Presentation
  • Inspiring Healthier Staff and Environment Through Bike Friendly Practices
    Charlotte Wallace
    Presentation
  • Creating a Comprehensive Sustainability Engagement Program
    Carolyn Billetdeaux
    Presentation

Session 1C: Reducing Toxic Exposures

  • Integrated Pest Management: Teaching New Moms How to Protect Their Baby
    Denise Choiniere, MS, RN
    Presentation
  • Greening While Cleaning
    Juan De Jesus
    Presentation
  • Transitioning to Safer Materials Through Purchasing
    Joel Sigler
    Presentation
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Keynote Presentation

Climate Change and Health: Connecting the Dots
Kim Knowlton, DrPh
Presentation

2:45 - 4 p.m.

Breakout Session 2

Session 2A: Creating Plans and Roadmaps

Session 2B: Providing Health Foods and Community Benefits

  • Creating a Healthy Food IMPACT in the Hospital and Community
    Carolyn Billetdeaux
    Robert Lazaro
    Presentation
  • Access to Wellness Through Community Gardening
    Sharon Praissman, MS, CRNP
    Presentation
  • Rethink Your Drink: Encouraging Healthier Beverage Choices
    Denise Choiniere, MS, RN
    Pamela Mercer
    Presentation

Session 2C: Preparing for Climate Change

  • Case Study of Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital
    Alex Jaccaci, MA, CHEP
    Presentation
  • Baltimore City Climate Adaptation Study
    Beth Stromenn
    Presentation
  • Building Climate Resilience in Maryland
    Zoe Johnson
    Presentation