Dr. Jerome Adams, 20th Surgeon General of the United States, calls for a cultural shift in the way Americans think about, talk about, and respond to the opioid crisis, and shares his insights on how health funders can help prevent and treat opioid misuse, and promote recovery.
Shena Ashley, Vice President of the Urban Institute’s Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy, discusses the practice of equitable grantmaking, the outcomes of place-based impact investing, and the innovative use of data to inform and assess foundation strategy, among other topics.
Reverend Starsky D. Wilson, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Deaconess Foundation, discusses youth violence prevention at the GIH Fall Forum. Listen to the podcast of his speech delivered at the sixth annual Lauren LeRoy Health Policy Lecture at the 2018 GIH Fall Forum.
Dr. Laura Mosqueda, Dean of the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, discusses trends in the areas of disability and aging, homelessness, and family violence and philanthropy’s role in supporting and advocating cross-sector collaborations, training, and research.
Dr. Vivek Murthy, 19th Surgeon General of the United States, and Tyler Norris, Chief Executive of Well Being Trust, discuss mental health and addiction, delving into issues related to the opioid epidemic, chronic stress, social isolation, and other diseases of despair, and exploring opportunities to promote emotional well-being.
Candice Jones, President and CEO of the Public Welfare Foundation, discusses how philanthropy can best support the development of new strategies that reimagine the criminal justice system, and describes the Public Welfare Foundation’s new focus on race, redemption, and restoration.
GIH President and CEO Faith Mitchell chats with Dr. Richard Besser, President and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, as part of GIH’s 35th Anniversary series, “Fresh Perspectives: Voices from the Field.”
Kathy Ko Chin, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF), discusses immigrant status as a social determinant of health. Listen to the podcast of her speech delivered at the fifth annual Lauren LeRoy Health Policy Lecture at the 2017 GIH Fall Forum.
GIH President and CEO Faith Mitchell chats with Fatima Angeles, Vice President of Programs at the California Wellness Foundation, as part of GIH’s 35th Anniversary series, “Fresh Perspectives: Voices from the Field.”
GIH President and CEO Faith Mitchell chats with Timothy McCue, Director of Grant Programs at Potomac Health Foundation, as part of GIH’s 35th Anniversary series, “Fresh Perspectives: Voices from the Field.”