MHA Workforce Summit

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MHA Conference Center
Burlington, Mass.

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 | 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Early bird pricing ends Friday, July 1
$99   Member Rate
$149   Non-Member Rate

Group discounts available! Inquire for more information.

MHA’s Workforce Summit

8:00 a.m. - Breakfast and Networking 
8:30 a.m. - Welcome 
Steve Walsh, president and CEO, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association
Mike Dandorph, president and CEO, Tufts Medicine
Keynote Address: The Changing Massachusetts Healthcare Workforce
Rachel Lipson, director and co-founder, Project on Workforce, Harvard University
9:00 a.m. - Establishing Effective Pathway Programs to Healthcare Careers
• Tara Gregorio, president, Massachusetts Senior Care
• Ashley Hazelton McClafferty, MSW, assistant director, Workforce Development, MassHire Boston Workforce Board 
• Kristin Driscoll, director, Workforce Development, Boston Children's Hospital
• Patrick Mitchell, director, Apprenticeship & Work-Based Learning, Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development
• Patricia Samra, VP HR Operations, Baystate Health 
10:15 a.m. - Break 
10:30 a.m. – Workforce Priorities from the State 
• Rosalin Acosta, Secretary, Labor and Workforce Development, Commonwealth of Massachusetts 

10:45 - Recruiting the Next Generation of Healthcare Workers 

• Rosa Colon-Kolacko, chief diversity, equity and inclusion officer, Tufts Medicine  
• Joy Rosen, VP, Behavioral Health, Massachusetts General Hospital 
• Breannah Conward-Lewis, Boston Medical Center 
12:00 p.m. - Lunch 
12:45 p.m. - Advancing Workforce Support and Retention Strategies 
• Kristi Aimone, Wellbeing & Engagement Program Manager, Southcoast Health
• Maureen Banks, COO & CNO, Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
• Bonnie Michelman, executive director, Police, Security and Outside Services, Massachusetts General Hospital
• Tammy Retalic, CNO, Hebrew SeniorLife
• Joseph Doolin, Chief People Officer, TaraVista Behavioral Health Center 
2:00 p.m. - Closing 

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