2023 Health Equity Summit - Top Hero

2023 Health Equity Summit - Hero

2023 Health Equity Summit - Panel - Panel Topics and Speakers: Heading

Panel topics and speakers include:

Healthy communities

Define healthy communities and discuss the role and opportunities for retail and healthcare organizations to support.


Women’s health

Discuss current challenges in women’s health and the role of retail and healthcare organizations in developing solutions.


Food as medicine

Discuss the role that food access plays in addressing health equity issues and current opportunities/solutions.


Patient access and innovation

Discuss challenges in access, new solutions, and how payers, providers, and pharmacies can work together.







8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Welcome breakfast and networking

9:00 – 9:45 a.m.
Opening group session with Kristin Williams, EVP, Chief Health Strategy/Policy Officer, Hy-Vee and President, Amber Specialty Pharmacy/HPS

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.
Panel: Healthy communities

10:45 – 11:00 a.m.

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Panel A: Women’s health
Panel B: Food as medicine

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Kearney perspective: Prioritizing health equity

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Panel: Patient access and innovation

3:00 – 3:45 p.m.
Closing group session with Dr. David Ansell, MD, MPH at Rush University

3:45 – 5:00 p.m.
Closing reflections and cocktail hour




These hotels are closest to our PERLab office. Please book at your own discretion.

The Emily 311 N Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60607
Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection 228 E Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60611

 Event contacts

Please reach out to Amanda Riszko or Karen Yocky with any event questions.