2023 Champion Provider Fellowship Onboarding/Mini College

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2023 Champion Provider Fellowship Onboarding/Mini College

The Onboarding/Mini College provides fellows and local health departments an opportunity to network and participate in skill development.

By Champion Provider Fellowship

When and where

Date and time

June 21 · 8:30am - June 22 · 2:30pm PDT


The California Endowment Sacramento 1414 K Street Sacramento, CA 95814

About this event

  • 1 day 6 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

About: The in-person Onboarding/Mini College is designed for Champion Provider Fellows and local health department representatives. This all-day training will include skill booster workshops, presentations by Champion Provider Fellows, and networking opportunities.

Agenda: TBD

Location: Sacramento, CA

Venue: The California Endowment Sacramento

Hotel Accommodations: Residence Inn by Marriott

Travel &n Reimbursement: Cohort 2021 and 2023 Champion Provider Fellows will be reimbursed for travel and accommodation expenses, except meals. This includes lodging at the group rate (1 night Cohort 2021, 2 nights Cohort 2023). Individuals must live and/or work 50+ miles from the meeting venue in order to be eligible for overnight accommodations. All other Champion Provider Fellow alumni will be required to cover costs associated with their attendance at the training. Local health departments should utilize their budgeted funding for travel-related expenses for the Champion Provider Fellowship workshop. Reimbursement will be handled according to the county’s reimbursement policies


June 21 Agenda
June 22 Agenda

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM


8:30 AM - 8:40 AM

Opening Remarks

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS, Director

8:40 AM - 8:55 AM

Community Building Exercise

Nancy Ma, MSW, Project Manager

8:55 AM - 9:15 AM

Champion Provider Fellowship Model

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS, Director

9:15 AM - 9:50 AM

Policy Systems & Environmental Change

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS, Director

9:50 AM - 10:05 AM


10:05 AM - 11:05 AM

Messaging 101

Mike Miller, President, BMC

Muriel Banares, Account Manager, BMC

11:05 AM - 12:35 PM


Please note that meals will not be provided during the event and that you will have enough time to grab food at nearby, delicious establishments.

12:35 PM - 1:15 PM

Role of Physicians and Dentists as Change Agents

Champion Provider Alumni

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Champion Provider Fellowship Work-in-Progress Panel

Moderator: Wagahta Semere

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Fellow Alumni Panel

Moderator: Wagahta Semere

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM


3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Cohort Self-Reflection

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS, Director

3:50 PM - 3:55 PM

Closing Remarks

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS, Director

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