● DFC's 2019 Legislative Summary #DFCAdvocates (7.15.19)
On July 15, 2019, from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM DFC will be hosting a legislative summary that focuses on healthcare policy and lessons learned from the 86th Texas Legislative Session. To attend please RSVP here.
● The 86th Texas Legislative Session: How Did Children Do? Houston Legislative Debrief (7.23.19)
This conference will discuss how newly passed laws impact children, legislative victories and missed opportunities, next steps, and ways we can better advocate for Texas children. Hosted by Children at Risk in partnership with Mental Health America of Greater Houston, Legacy Community Health, and Doctors for Change. Register Here!
● DFC Leadership Meeting (7.29.19)
The next DFC Leadership Meeting is on Monday, July 29th, from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at 2900 Weslayan St #400, Houston, TX 77027, 4th floor. Anyone is welcome to attend! RSVP here.
● What Does Medicare for all Really Mean? (8.13.19)
The Doctors for Change Access to Care Committee is excited to announce this year’s annual forum, What Does Medicare for all Really Mean? Over the past several months, the idea of universal health care and Medicare for all has been frequently debated. The purpose of the forum is to hear from healthcare policy experts about what a universal healthcare system in the United States could entail. We look forward to an informative discussion on universal health care/Medicare for all. Register here!
● Volunteer Day at the Houston Food Bank (9.07.19)
The HEAL committee is hosting a volunteer day at the Houston Food Bank in partnership with students from the Baylor College of Medicine on September 7th. Additional details to follow. Anyone is welcome to attend! Please contact Lauren Krenek at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested or have any questions. Add to Google Calendar.
● Gender Infinity Conference (10.25.19) [Partner Event]
The Gender Infinity Conference is an affirming space for families, learners, advocates, and providers to advance relationships, knowledge, and resources that empower gender diverse individuals. Gender Infinity promotes justice, equity, and hope in the celebration of infinite gender possibilities. Join the Gender Infinity Conference for two days of discussions and workshops addressing the latest in gender affirming care and support. More information here.