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Program Overview


The symposium will provide a forum to share the perspectives and insight of the DSRIP Performing Providers Systems, Physical and Behavioral Health Providers, Managed Care Organizations, and community organizations addressing the Social Determinants of Health. The goal of the summit is to provide a platform for these perspectives on advancing VBP and gain understanding for further discussion.


Showcase what works and encourage the adoption of effective strategies.


Motivate and encourage continued commitment, progress, and innovation.


Highlight innovators and innovations and challenge “business as usual”.


Deepen our learning with new tools, skills, and actionable change ideas.


Harvest and reflect on the learning across PPS and stakeholders.


The NYS Medicaid Population Health Symposium will occur across two days (November 18-19, 2019) and the program will include plenary sessions, best practice sessions, panels including multiple perspectives and experiences, and poster presentation and viewing. A detailed agenda will be provided soon.

Monday February 11, 2019

3:00 - 5:30 p.m.

PPS Impact Exhibition Set Up / Poster Set-Up

3:00 - 6:00 p.m.


5:30 - 8:00 p.m.

PPS Impact Exhibition and Dinner Reception

Tuesday February 12, 2019

7:45 - 8:45 a.m.





General Breakfast

PPS/MCO Medical Directors Breakfast – Special Invitation

Workforce Leads Breakfast – Special Invitation

Breakfast Meet-ups (open to all)

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks

9:15 - 9:45 a.m.

Keynote: Lisa Bielamowicz, MD

10:00 – 12:30 p.m.

Workshop Track A

10:00 – 11:15 p.m.

Breakout Track B

11:30 – 12:45 p.m.

Breakout Track C

12:45 - 1:45 p.m.


2:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Sprint Track D

2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Sprint Track E

3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Keynote: Jody Hoffer Gittell, PhD

4:45 - 6:30 p.m.

Poster Reception

Wednesday February 13, 2019

7:45 - 8:45 a.m.



General Breakfast

CCHL Workgroup Meeting – Special Invitation

Breakfast Meet-ups (open to all)

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks

9:30 - 12:00 p.m.

Workshop Track F

9:30 - 10:15 p.m.

Breakout Track G

11:00 - 12:15 p.m.

Breakout Track H

12:15 - 1:15 p.m.


1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Keynote: Don Berwick, MD

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks and Poster Awards


*Agenda subject to change as the program develops.

Keynote Speakers

Speakers will be announced soon!





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