2023 Arizona Telehealth Policy Summit


9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oct. 24, 2023

Who should attend: Healthcare leaders, administrators and professionals who are interested in the latest on Arizona's telehealth policies, national trends, and local challenges and opportunities.

Blessing and Land Acknowledgement: Carlos Gonzales, MD, FAAFP - Assistant Vice President Indigenous Affairs

Opening Remarks: Daniel Derksen, MD - Associate Vice President for Health Equity, Outreach & Interprofessional Activities, Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

Learn from National and State Telehealth Experts about:

  • State of Telehealth in Arizona - Moderator: Dean Marc Miller, JD, University of Arizona College of Law
    • State Senator T.J. Shope
    • State Representative Alma Hernandez, MLS, MPH
    • State Representative Patty Contreras, MAdm
  • National Trends in Telehealth - Moderator: Tara Sklar, JD, MPH, Faculty Director of Health Law, Arizona Law, Associate Director of Telehealth Law & Policy, Arizona Telemedicine Program
    • Jennifer Huer, MA, JD, LLM - Interim Executive Director at Soloman Center, Yale Law School
    • David Orentlicher, MD, JD - Nevada Assemblyman, Law Professor, University of Nevada - Las Vegas
    • Sharona Hoffman, JD, LLM, SJD - Law Professor at Case Western Reserve University
  • Telehealth Challenges & Opportunities at the Local Level - Moderator: Janet Major, Assoc. Dir. for Innovation and Digital Health, Arizona Telemedicine Program
    • Sandip Bhowmik - Arizona State Broadband Director
    • Kyle Sawyer - Assistant Director of Public Policy and Strategic Planning, AHCCCS
    • Amanda Aguirre - President and CEO Regional Center for Border Health

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