In this section, find select proceedings and compilations of major speeches, presentations, and other relevant materials from GIH meetings.
- Innovative Crossroads: The Intersection of Creativity, Health, and Aging
September 2, 2013
By 2030, national health care spending is expected to increase by about 25 percent, largely because of the increased number of older Americans. In order to cope with this enormous influx of older people, new adaptations and innovations will be required to meet their health and wellness needs. A field that is gaining increasing attention for its promise to improve the health and well-being of older adult populations is the arts.
Creativity, Health, and Aging (September 2013)
Subject Areas: Aging
- Investing in Opportunities and Assets: Lessons from the South for the Nation
August 19, 2013
Philanthropic organizations have important opportunities to make a difference in the South, and in the process, provide important lessons for the nation. To identify these opportunities, GIH convened philanthropic, civic, academic, and nonprofit leaders to discuss challenges and opportunities for philanthropy to promote health and equity in the region.
Investing in Opportunities and Assets (August 2013)
- Health Care for the Neediest: The Critical Transformation
July 9, 2013
At the 2012 GIH Fall Forum, members of the health philanthropy community engaged with leaders from the frontlines of health care delivery to tackle the problem of how to produce better health and health care for the neediest and most vulnerable patients. This monograph distills some of the main messages, ideas, and arguments presented in discussions at the forum.
2012 Fall Forum Monograph Health Care for the Neediest
- 2013 Terrance Keenan Award Speech
April 22, 2013
The following remarks are from James Kimmey’s acceptance speech upon receiving The Terrance Keenan Leadership Award in Health Philanthropy on March 14, 2013.
2013 Terrance Keenan Award Speech (James Kimmey)
- Big Ideas to Blueprints: Decisive Grantmaking in Dynamic Times
March 13, 2013
Download the essay, as well as guest commentaries by Diana Bonta; Ned Calonge; Kerry Diaz; Patricia Doykos; Robert Hughes and Kristy Klein Davis; and Russell Johnson written especially for the 2013 annual meeting.
2013 Annual Meeting Essay (GIH)
2013 Annual Meeting Guest Commentary (Bonta)
2013 Annual Meeting Guest Commentary (Calonge)
2013 Annual Meeting Guest Commentary (Diaz)
2013 Annual Meeting Guest Commentary (Doykos)
2013 Annual Meeting Guest Commentary (Hughes and Klein Davis)
2013 Annual Meeting Guest Commentary (Johnson)
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