Making Lifelong Connections April 5 – 7, 2017:

“MCH Leadership in Times of Change”

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Seattle, Washington


Wednesday: April 5, 2017

5:30PM – 6:30 PM      Registration—Crowne Plaza Hotel Lobby

6:30 – 9:00 Yosemite (3rd floor)         Poster Set Up and Meet and Greet Reception.

Poster 1: Mi Lee Poster 5: Marissa McElrone Poster 9: Elizabeth (Liz) Andes
Poster 2: Emily Laurent Poster 6: Lillian Ruiz Romero Poster 10: Manuela Thomas
Poster 3: Eliza Alexander Poster 7: Shauna Acquavita Poster 11: Sophia Heo
Poster 4: Estefania Rubio Poster 8: Elizabeth Griffith Poster 12: Kendra Pasek


Thursday: April 6, 2017

7:45AM –8:00                  Breakfast available – Yellowstone Room

8:00AM – 8:30                 Facilitators: Maida Chen (time Keeper) & Erin Mackintosh

Breakfast Served Working Ice Breaker – Personality Colors (stay in Yellowstone Room)

Leader, Table 1: Kaitlin Hoban Leader, Table 5: Angela Panagos
Leader, Table 2: Alexis Russell Leader, Table 6: Tessa Acker
Leader, Table 3: Lisa Froling Leader, Table 7: Liz Andes
Leader, Table 4: Erin Mackintosh Leader, Table 8: Ashley Scherman

Move to Meeting Rooms Sequoia and Glacier

8:45AM -9:00AM                    Facilitator: Gregory Redding & Trainee, Debbie Williams

Welcome: Overall Meeting Objectives, Plan for the 2 days,


9:00AM – 10:00AM                 Facilitator: Gail M. Kieckhefer and Trainees, Alexis Russell and Lisa


Speaker: Lauren Ramos

Topic: Leadership in MCH

10:00AM-10:30AM                 Facilitator: Gail M. Kieckhefer and Trainees, Alexis Russell and Lisa Froling.

Remind everyone of the instructions for ROC activity.

Move to Yellowstone Room

Break – Drinks only: Ring of Connections (ROC) Networking

Move back to Glacier and Sequoia Meeting Room

10:30AM – 11:30AM   Facilitator:  Susan Horky

Trainee Presentations (10 minutes each)

Presenter 1: Christine Liao Presenter 3: Elizabeth McRae
Presenter 2: Kailey Mialki Presenter 4: Miranda Pollock

***** (10 minutes at the end for questions for all presenters together)

11:30AM – 12:15PM   Facilitator: Marijo Miller Ratcliffe (Introduce) and Trainee, Kaitlin Hoban

Glacier            (Classroom)     AUCD Speaker: Andy Imparato

Identifying & Using your Diversity for Success in MCH Careers

12:15PM – 1:15PM      Lunch Buffet– & TAG Presentation

(Pick up your boxed lunch in Yellowstone and come back to Glacier and Sequoia for TAG presentation)

1:15PM – 2:05 PM      Jennifer Sonney and Trainee, Alexandra Alford

Trainee Presentations (10min each; 10min at end for questions)

Presenter 5: Skylar Sularz Presenter 7: Valerie Miller
Presenter 6: Linda Russo

***** (10 minutes at the end for questions for all presenters together)

Move to Parkside and Lower Lounge Meeting Rooms

2:05PM – 2:10             Speed Networking Instructions – Facilitator: Gregory Redding & Wendy Phipps

2:10 – 3:35      Speed Networking Interactive Activity

Facilitator RM 1: Greg Redding, Janine Bufi timekeeper

Facilitator Rm 2: Wendy Phipps, Jennifer Sonney timekeeper

Move to Yellowstone

3:35PM – 4:00PM       Facilitator: Wendy Phipps and Trainee, Michelle Baca

GROUP PHOTO, Break & Ring of Connections Time

Move to Glacier and Sequoia

4:00PM – 5:00PM        Facilitator: Mylien Duong & Trainee, Janine Salameh

Second Poster Session

Poster 14: Matthew D. Moore Poster 18:  DePorres Cormier Poster 22: Rachel Hays
Poster 15: Grace Liggett Poster 19: Ayaka Suzuki
Poster 16: Raven Wright Poster 20: Lindsey Shankle
Poster 17: Anna Austin Poster 21: Nithya Kannan


Friday: April 7, 2017

8:00AM – 8:45AM       Maida Chen & Trainee Malorie McKinnon- – Breakfast  (Yellowstone)

Trainee Lessons Learned: What you do you need to know before you graduate?

Move to Glacier and Sequoia

8:45AM – 9:45AM       Introduction: Mari Mazon and Trainee, Thalia Smith

Presenter 8: Brigitte Sroujieh Presenter 10: Maria Huynh
Presenter 9: Molly Sawyer Presenter 11: Chan M. Stroman

***** (10 minutes at the end for questions for all presenters together)

9:45-10:00AM             Break

10:00AM-10:45 Facilitator: Gregory Redding (introduce speaker)

Main Speaker: Carolyn Gleason: Interesting Times in MCH: Past, Present and Future

10:45 AM – 11:45PM What’s Next?  Facilitator: Gail Kieckhefer

What’s next for the PPC Making Lifelong Connections Meeting? (10:45- 11:15)

What’s next for you? (11:15 – 11:45)

11:45PM – 12:00 PM              Wrap-Up:  Greg – Adjourn

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