Housing and Housing Investments: National and Massachusetts Based Approaches

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation, Citizens' Housing and Planning Association, the Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations, and The Boston Foundation invite you to participate in an important discussion on the topic of hospital investments in housing. The event will feature remarks from health care leaders from across the country and the state whose institutions are implementing innovative approaches in addressing the housing needs of their patient population, while demonstrating success in meeting their health care needs.


National Speakers:

  • Penrose Jackson, Director, Community Health Improvement, University of Vermont Medical Center
  • George Kleb, Executive Director, Housing & Community Development, Bon Secours Baltimore Health System
  • Monica Johnson Mitchell, PhD, Senior Director, Community Relations, Cincinnati Children's Hospital
  • Cheri Todoroff, Deputy Director, Housing for Health, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services

Massachusetts Speakers:

  • Shari Nethersole, MD, Executive Director for Community Health, Boston Children's Hospital
  • Frank Robinson, PhD, Vice President, Community Relations and Public Health, Baystate Medical Center
  • Megan Sandel, MD, MPH, Principal Investigator, Children's HealthWatch, Boston Medical Center  

Joan Quinlan, Vice President for Community Health, Center for Community Health Improvement, Massachusetts General Hospital  




Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 8:30am


The Westin Copley Place - Essex Ball Room

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