Celebrating 30 Years of Improving the Health of all Californians

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 – Friday, October 19, 2018

Hyatt Regency Sacramento


2018 CHEAC Annual Meeting Program


Plenary Sessions

  • California’s Health Care Landscape: From Threats of Repeal to Promises of Universal Coverage
  • Written Off: A Personal Struggle with Opioids
  • Public Health Approach to Violence: Opportunities for California Local Health Departments
    • Garen Wintemute, University of California, Davis: Presentation


Addressing Adverse Childhood Experiences


The Challenges of Cannabis Legalization: Year 1 Lessons for California Counties


Combatting California's Opioid Epidemic


Environmental Justice and Crisis Management


Growing Dollars for Prevention: Revisiting California Strategies
    • Lynn Silver, Public Health Institute: Presentation
    • Tracey Rattray, California Alliance for Prevention Funding: Presentation



Hepatitis A Outbreak in San Diego: Preventing Transmission in a Vulnerable Community


Stemming the Rising Tide of Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Local Health Department Innovations in STD Prevention and Control


Treating the Whole Person: Progress in California's Whole Person Care Pilots


General Membership Meeting Materials

  • Kaiser Permanente 
    • Bechara Choucair, Senior Vice President and Chief Community Health Officer: Presentation
  • CHEAC Legislative Advocacy Training
    • Kelly Brooks-Lindsey, Hurst Brooks Espinosa, LLC: Presentation