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** Postponed to Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020**
ABOUT THE LUNCHEON
Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020 ΙΙ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm ΙΙ The Fairmont Hotel, 200 N. Columbus Dr.
The Annual Luncheon is Erie Family Health Foundation’s largest fundraising event and plays a critical role in ensuring that Erie Family Health Centers’ uninsured and under-insured patients have access to high-quality, comprehensive, and compassionate healthcare. We hope that you can join us as we honor the leaders, trailblazers, and innovators who impact the lives of Erie patients, their families, and communities.
MEET THE KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Dr. Fox oversees the Chicago Public School District’s Office of Student Health and Wellness. He is the principal spokesperson on student health issues, overseeing a portfolio that includes Health Promotion, Direct Medical Services, Health Information Management, and the Children & Family Benefits Unit (CFBU), which enrolls students and families in public health insurance Medicaid/CHIP) and the food stamps program (SNAP).
Dr. Fox is a pediatrician with nearly 30 years of experience. He attended the University of Chicago and trained at Boston Children’s Hospital and the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and lectured widely on cultural and social justice in healthcare, and has collaborated with Partners in Health and Physicians for Human Rights.
Fully alive to the social determinants of health, Dr. Fox works to eliminate health-related barriers to learning and drive better health and educational outcomes for Chicago’s students. He has been a champion of Medicaid enrollment among CPS students, bringing new intensity and resources to our focus on connecting children to medical insurance and, in turn, to a “medical home”—a high quality source of comprehensive health care that is accessible, coordinated, compassionate, culturally effective, and where there is continuity of care.
Thank You To Our Generous Sponsors!
AWARDS CEREMONY SPONSOR
Paul and Mary Finnegan