Pediatric Brain
Health Summit

Agenda (Download as PDF)

November 5, 2020 | Day 1

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Welcome and overview

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Pediatric Brain Health

Jack Shonkoff, MD

Director & Professor of Pediatrics
Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University.
Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Effective State-Level Policies to Strengthen the Early Years

Cynthia Osborne, PhD

Associate Dean for Academic Strategies
Director, Child and Family Research Partnership
Director, Prenatal-to-Three Policy Impact Center
LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin

1:50 PM - 2:00 PM


November 6, 2020 | Day 2

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Bridging Science to Practice

Sasha Rasco, MPA

Associate Commissioner
Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI) Division
Department of Family & Protective Services

Jeremy Triplett

Maternal and Child Health Director
Texas Department of State Health Services

David Lakey, MD

Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs & Chief Medical Officer,
The University of Texas System Administration

Katherine Butterwick

Senior Program Officer,
Episcopal Health Foundation

Kimberly McPherson, MPA

Senior Program Officer,
St. David’s Foundation

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Panel: Big and Little Steps to Support Families in the Office

Valerie Smith, MD

Saint Paul Children’s Clinic

Marjan Linnell, MD

Austin Regional Clinic, Plum Creek

Anu Partap, MD

The Center for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect at Cooks Children’s Medical Center

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Introduction to the Child Mental Health Care Consortium

Luanne Southern

Executive Director,
Texas Child Mental Health Care Consortium, Office of Health Affairs

Laurel Williams, DO

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry,
Texas Children’s Hospital,
Baylor College of Medicine