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Welcome to the 2022 Accelerating Equity Learning Community

May 2 – May 5, 2022
Atheneum Hotel Detroit
Hermes Room
1000 Brush Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48226

Facilitator Bios

Participant List

Agenda (PDF)

Organizational Equity Ecosystem

 

Monday
May 2

 

 

1:00 – 2:00pm ET

 

Participant Check-In

Hermes Room

 

Monday Presentations (PDF)

2:00 – 2:30

 

Welcome & Overview

Dorothy Cilenti

Amy Mullenix

Ki’yonna Jones

 

2:30 – 3:00

 

Impromptu Networking

Allison George

 

 

3:00 – 5:30

Starting at the Beginning – This Work Begins with Me!

Denise Evans

 

5:30 – 5:45

Break

 

5:45 – 7:00

Core Conversations, Reflections 

Steve Orton

*Dinner

 

Tuesday
May 3

 

 

7:45 – 8:30am ET

 

 

Breakfast

 

Tuesday Presentations (PDF)
 

8:30 – 8:45 am ET

Welcome and Overview

Amy Mullenix

Ki’Yonna Jones

      8:45 – 9:15 Centering Activity

Allison George

  9:15 – 10:15  

Navigating the Equity Ecosystem

Vijaya Hogan

 

10:15 – 10:45
 

Drawing Out Our Mental Models: Using Systems Thinking to Accelerate Equity

Jessica Simon
Kristen Hasmiller Lich

10:45 – 11:00
        Break  

 

 

11:00 – 12:45 pm
 

Using Systems Thinking to Accelerate Equity

Jessica Simon
Kristen Hasmiller Lich

 

12:45 – 1:45
 

Networking Lunch

 

1:45 – 2:15  

Processing Public Health Planning through an Equity Lens: Using the R4P Tool

Vijaya Hogan

 

Presentation slides (PDF)
2:15 – 4:15

Equity Lines of Inquiry Hackathon

Vijaya Hogan

Hackathon Instructions (PDF)
     4:15 – 5:00  

Dynamic Team Time

 

Wednesday
May 4

 

7:45 – 8:30am ET        Breakfast
8:30 – 8:45 am ET
 

Welcome and Overview

Amy Mullenix
Ki’Yonna Jones

 

 

Wednesday Presentations (PDF)

8:45 – 9:15  

Centering Activity

Lindsey Yates

 
 

9:15 – 10:15

 

Advancing the Equity Ecosystem FAQs

Vijaya Hogan

 

 

10:15 – 10:30

 

   

Break

 

 

 

 

10:30 – 11:30

 

Opportunities to Build Equity with Evidence

W. Oscar Fleming

Worksheet (Word)
11:30 – 12:30  

Design Thinking

Stephen Orton

12:30 – 1:30  

Networking Lunch

 

1:30 – 2:30

 

Network Cultivation: Centering People with Lived Experiences

Stephen Orton

 

 

 

2:30 – 2:45

 

Break

 

2:45 – 4:00

 

Infrastructure for Equity: Leadership for Change

W. Oscar Fleming

Worksheet (Word)

Is My Practice Culturally Sustainable (Word)

Implementation Support Checklist (Word)

Program Sustainability Assessment Tool (PDF)

 

4:00 – 4:15

      Wrap-up and Reflection
4:15 – 5:00       Dynamic Team Time

Thursday
May 5

 

7:45 – 8:30am ET        Breakfast Thursday Presentations (PDF)
8:30 – 8:45 am ET  

Welcome and Overview

Amy Mullenix
Ki’Yonna Jones

 

 

 

8:45 – 9:15

 

 

Centering Activity

Nicole Boyer

 

Feelings Wheel Faces

Faces Worksheet + Self-Care list (PDF)

9:15 – 9:45  

Revisiting the Equity Ecosystem

Vijaya Hogan
Stacey Tuck

 

9:45 – 10:15

 

Break/Room Check-Out

 

 

10:15 – 11:30

 

State Team Gallery Walk

11:30-12:30
     Dynamic Team Time
 

12:30 – 1:30 pm

 

Networking Lunch

1:30 – 2:00
 

Reflections and Wrap Up

 

 

2:00 – 300

      OPTIONAL
      Center Resource Fair
 

Presentations and Materials

Additional Materials

Using systems science to advance health equity in tobacco control: a causal loop diagram of smoking (PDF)

Leverage Points: Places to Intervene in a System – Meadows (PDF)

Profile Worksheet (Excel)