ICHLS (19 July, 2017 Wednesday / 13:30 - 15:30)

International Congenital Heart Leadership Summit Plenary Session (ICHLS): Race, Class, and Gender: Addressing Disparities in CHD
13:30 - 13:45 Every Heart Counts: A Global Vision for CHD Health
Chris Hugo-Hamman, South Africa
13:45 - 14:00 CHD is a Feminist Issue: Women’s Rights and Sustainable CHD Programs
Bistra Zheleva, US
14:00 - 14:15 Race, Class and CHD Outcomes
Titus Chen, US
14:15 - 14:30 CHD and RHD: Two Diseases, One Voice
Amy Verstappen, US
14:30 - 15:00 My Heart vs. My Real World: Cultural Challenges in CHD
Patient/Family Panel:
15:00 - 15:30 Round Table: Advocacy Strategies for Reducing CHD Disparities
Above plus Ann-Marie Saarinan, Annabel LaVielle, Amy Basken, Joanna Markbreiter (RHD Action/World Heart), Kathy Jenkins, Scott Leezer