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Friday, February 17 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
The Future of CHIP

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Funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program is set to expire this year.  This workshop will review the importance of the program, and we will discuss possible Congressional action on an extension and how advocates can get involved in this legislative effort.


Moderators
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Shannon Attanasio

Director, Government Affairs, Families USA
Shannon Attanasio is Director of Government Affairs at Families USA, where she leads the organization’s work with federal policymakers on all of Families USA’s program areas. Ms. Attanasio also leads Families USA’s work on CHIP, the Children’s Health Insurance Program.Prior to joining Families USA, Ms. Attanasio advocated on behalf of seniors and people with disabilities on issues related to long-term care, Medicare... Read More →

Speakers
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Kelly Whitener

Georgetown University Center for Children and Families
Kelly Whitener is an Associate Professor of the Practice at the Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy’s Center for Children and Families (CCF) where she focuses on pediatric health benefits and managed care delivery systems as well as promoting state level advocacy to improve care for children and families. Prior to joining CCF, Kelly served as the Director of State Coverage Programs at the Center for Medicare &... Read More →



Friday February 17, 2017 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Columbia A Ballroom Level