2019 National Conference

"This is one of the only conferences I know that not only sends consumers to participate, but also honors their knowledge and expertise through the opportunity to present workshops to the field. I am honored to help support that work." 
- Katherine Cavanaugh

Over 300 Health Care for the Homeless programs across the country fight every day to secure health care and housing for all. Once a year, they come together at the National Health Care for the Homeless conference.

This year, 11 of our very own staff members shared how we work to end homelessness here in Baltimore:

Amber Richert: Focus on the 2019 Diabetes Adapted Clinical Guidelines 

Alia Bodnar and Gregory Rogers: Bridging the Gap: Understanding How Partnerships Between Community Health Workers and Medical Providers Bring Our Patients Better Care.

Deirdre Hoey: Opening Access to Wellness: Integrative Health for People Experiencing Homelessness

Jen Tate, Laura Garcia and Tracy Russell: FITs, Colos, and Paps - Oh My! Addressing Cancer Screening Disparities in Homeless Populations

Katherine Cavanaugh: Consumer Governance

Barbara DiPietro and Kevin Lindamood: The Water is Warm: Sharing Lessons Learned Expanding Medicaid & Bringing More States into the Pool

Barbara DiPietro:

  • HCH on the Frontlines: Integrating Harm Reduction Programs into Your Practice
  • To Fight Burnout, Advocate for Justice!

Regina Reed:

  • SINGLE PAYER NOW! Achieving the Universal Solution in an Incremental World
  • They Work for US! Congressional Advocacy 101 for the HCH Community


2018 National Health Care for the Homeless Conference & Policy Symposium