Addressing Health Equity During the COVID Pandemic: A Discussion with the State of California

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 │ 02:30 - 3:30 PM Eastern


Over the last year, state health and human services departments have been working to manage the pandemic and the many facets of emergency response. During this moderated discussion, we will learn how California approached addressing health equity. This discussion will be an honest reflection of the challenges each state faces and strategies they have employed to reduce their largest disparities during the COVID pandemic.


Julie Nagasako, Deputy Director of the Office of Strategic Development and External Relations, CA Department of Public Health
Meredith Lee, Acting Deputy Director of the Office of Health Equity, CA Department of Public Health
Nicole Becnel, Principal, BerryDunn
Christina Becker, Knowledge Mobilization Manager, American Public Human Services Association