Partnering with Tribal Communities to Improve Nutrition and Food Access

In this podcast, Abigail Echo-Hawk discusses some of the innovations being developed in tribal communities, how disruptions to indigenous food systems influence individual health, and the opportunities for philanthropy to partner with tribal communities. 

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2017 Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy Plenary Remarks: Diane Rowland

Diane Rowland, Executive Vice President at The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, explores how foundations can help meet the challenges of health care coverage, and the consequences of being uninsured. Listen to the podcast of her speech delivered at the 2017 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy.

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2017 Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy Plenary Remarks: Judy Belk

Judy Belk, President and Chief Executive Officer of The California Wellness Foundation, inspires and challenges us as she encourages us to have candid discussions about philanthropy’s role in these complex times. Listen to the podcast of her speech delivered at the 2017 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy.

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2016 Lauren LeRoy Health Policy Lecture: Manuel Pastor

 No Longer at Ease… Making Change for Health in an Uncertain Next America Manuel Pastor, Professor of Sociology and American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California and director of both the Program for Environmental and Regional Equity and the Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration, discusses demographic, economic, and political changes…

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Affordability and the ACA

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is intended to provide access to comprehensive and affordable coverage.  Achieving affordability is a complex undertaking. In this podcast, GIH Program Director Ann McMillan interviews Susan Sherry, Deputy Director at Community Catalyst, about the multidimensional issues involved. Listeners will learn more about health care cost trends, the general public’s perceptions…

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Enroll America on Outreach and Enrollment

Ever since the Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010, many health funders have been interested in seeing it reach its full potential. One important focus of this work has been on outreach and enrollment into health insurance coverage. In this podcast, GIH staff Ann McMillan interviews Anne Filipic, president of Enroll America, about the…

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Enroll America on Outreach and Enrollment

Ever since the Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010, many health funders have been interested in seeing it reach its full potential. One important focus of this work has been on outreach and enrollment into health insurance coverage. In this podcast, GIH staff Ann McMillan interviews Anne Filipic, president of Enroll America, about the…

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2016 Annual Conference Plenary Remarks: David Hemenway

David Hemenway, Professor of Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health, and Director of the Harvard Injury Control Research Center, tackles the growing public health crisis of gun violence and calls attention to the critical need for more data and research about firearms. Listen to the podcast of his speech delivered at the…

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2016 Terrance Keenan Award Speech

 Amy Berman, Senior Program Officer at The John A. Hartford Foundation, is honored with the 2016 Terrance Keenan Leadership Award in Health Philanthropy. Listen to the podcast of her acceptance speech delivered at the 2016 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy. GIH established the Terrance Keenan Award in 1993 in honor of Terrance Keenan,…

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2016 Annual Conference Plenary Remarks: Paul Rieckhoff

 Paul Rieckhoff, Founder and CEO of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, discusses the pressing health challenges facing veterans and issues a call to action to philanthropy to invest in the well-being of post-9/11 veterans. Listen to his speech, “We Are Vets Rising,” delivered at the 2016 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy.  

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2016 Annual Conference Plenary Remarks: The Bigger Picture

Hodari Davis of Youth Speaks and Dean Schillinger of the University of California, San Francisco discuss The Bigger Picture – a unique collaboration between their two organizations designed to combat the rising epidemic of type 2 diabetes by empowering youth to change the conversation about the disease.

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