OTPC SYNERGY 2016 - 19th Annual Turning Point Conference & 8th Annual Policy Day
August 31st & September 1st, 2016
Marriott Conference Center at NCED
2801 East State Highway 9
Norman, OK 73071-1197
Synergy is the interaction of two or more agents or forces so that their combined effect is greater than the sum of their individual efforts. OTPC SYNERGY 2016 will provide attendees with information and resources to help create and sustain SYNERGY in communities and systems - to improve health for all Oklahomans.
In addition, the conference will highlight best practices regarding effective community coalitions, strategic partnerships and relationship building; offer practical tips and tools that can be implemented in local communities to create a culture of health; engage the community in the development of policy objectives and advocacy efforts; and build connections among like minded individuals who value a holistic view of community health and wellness.
Presentation: Achieving Synergy in Health and Social Services Through Intelligent Design
Erik Vanderlip, MD, MPH will review the concept of evidence-based integrated behavioral health and physical health care services through the lens of chronic care management. He will then develop the platform to think critically about all of health and social services in the broader context of healthcare reform through lessons learned from behavioral health and primary care integration, spanning three decades
of health services research.
Presentation: Leadership & Civic Engagement
Representative Cyndi Munson will share her personal story of leadership, and how this experience has shaped her vision as a policy maker. In light of both the challenges and opportunities that lie at the threshold of Oklahoma’s future, Representative Munson will make the case for civic engagement as a catalyst for a stronger and healthier state.
OK Turning Point Council