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August 24, 2018

CCLHO Health Equity Committee Legislative Meeting

Date:  Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Time:   11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location:   California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
1615 Capitol Avenue, Room 73.762 (Whitney Room), Sacramento, CA 95814

Additional meeting locations located on page 3 of this agenda

This meeting is scheduled as noted above and is called under Section 100925 of the Health and Safety Code.  CCLHO will conduct the Health Equity Committee Meeting in person and through WebEx. See below for details. Call Ashley Barbosa at (916) 440-7593 or Leah Northrop at (916) 440-7594 with questions at least one day prior to the meeting.

1. IN PERSON:  Two parking lots are open on K Street between 15th and 16th Streets.  Please note that prior approval is required for Health Officer travel reimbursement.  Please also allow time to check in with security. 

NOTE:  Non-CDPH staff must check in with security and be escorted to the meeting room.  If you plan to attend in person, please RSVP at least one day prior by emailing the CCLHO mailbox at

 DIAL IN:  1-855-797-9485
 ACCESS CODE:  Enter Attendee access code:  928 172 893 
 To "MUTE" OR "UNMUTE" your phone, PRESS *6

3. WEBEX: By joining the meeting through your computer, you will be able to view any PowerPoint presentations and other meeting documents. 

If at any point you have difficulty using WebEx, please use the support link provided in the meeting invite.

Agendas for the CCLHO Health Equity Ad Hoc Committee meetings are posted on the CCLHO Health Equity Committee Website.


11:00 am:  Welcome and Introductions

Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, Health Officer, Los Angeles; and Matt Willis, MD, MPH, Health Officer Marin; Committee Co-Chairs
• Introductions
• Meeting Minutes
Action Item: Approval of Prior Meeting Minutes
o Discussion
o Public Comment
o Vote
• Follow up Items
o Discussion
o Public Comment

11:10 am: Equity Stakeholder and Liaison Updates

• Health Officers Association of California:  Kat DeBurgh, MPH, Executive Director
• Melissa Jones, Bay Area Regional Inequities Initiative (BARHII)
• CDPH Office of Health Equity
• CCLHO Maternal Child and Adolescent Health Ad Hoc Committee
• Other Stakeholders
o Discussion
o Public Comment

11:40 am:  Health Equity Legislative Discussion

Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, Health Officer, Los Angeles; and Matt Willis, MD, MPH, Health Officer Marin, Committee Co-Chairs
• Legislative discussion of current bills
o SB 10 (Hertzberg) Pretrial release or detention: pretrial services

o Action Item: Recommendation on SB 10

o Discussion
o Public Comment

o Vote
• Priority topics for 2019 legislation

Potential topics: housing, criminal justice, economic security, climate change, education, healthcare, transportation, immigration, other
o Action Item: 2019 Legislative Priorities

o Discussion
o Public Comment

o Vote

12:10 pm: Black Infant Health Program Overview

Shirley Shelton, Health Program Manager II, Health Equity Section, Maternal Infant Health Branch, MCAH Division, CDPH
• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:45 pm:  Topics for Discussion at Future Meetings

Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, Health Officer, Los Angeles; and Matt Willis, MD, MPH, Health Officer Marin, Committee Co-Chairs
• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:55 pm: Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda

1:00 pm: Adjourn

Additional Meeting Locations

Los Angeles County Public Health Department
313 North Figueroa Street Suite 801
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Napa County Health and Human Services Agency
Office of the Health Officer
2751 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Building B
Napa, CA 94558

CCLHO Health Equity Committee Co-Chairs

Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, Los Angeles    
Matthew Willis, MD, MPH, Marin

State Liaisons

Karen Smith, MD, MPH, Director & State Public Health Officer, CDPH
Susan Fanelli, Chief Deputy Director, Policy and Programs, CDPH
Connie Mitchell, MD, MPH, Deputy Director, Center for Family Health (CFH), CDPH
Mónica Morales, Deputy Director, Center for Chronic Disease Control & Health Promotion, CDPH
Mark Starr, DVM, MPVM, Deputy Director, Center for Environmental Health
Gil Chavez, MD, MPH, Deputy Director, Center for Infectious Disease
James Greene, MD, MS, Deputy Director, Center for Health Statistics and Informatics

Monica Wagoner, Deputy Director, Office of Legislative and Governmental Affairs

Other Stakeholders

Kat DeBurgh, HOAC
Melissa Jones, BARHII


Please note that in accordance with the Bagley-Keene Open Meetings Act, this meeting is open to the public. The order of consideration of matters on this agenda may be changed without prior notice.  While CCLHO intends to webcast this meeting, it may not be possible to webcast the entire meeting due to limitations on resources. 

The public shall be given the opportunity to address each listed agenda item before or during discussion or consideration by CCLHO members and prior to CCLHO members taking any action on said item.  Members of the public will be provided appropriate opportunities to comment on any issue before CCLHO, but the CCLHO President may, at his or her discretion, apportion available time among those who wish to speak.  Individuals may appear before CCLHO to discuss items not on the agenda; however, CCLHO can neither discuss nor take official action on these items at the time of the same meeting. (Government Code sections 11125, 11125.7)
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
For individuals with disabilities, CDPH will provide assistive services such as sign-language interpretation, real-time captioning, note takers, reading or writing assistance, and conversion of training or meeting materials into Braille, large print, audiocassette, or computer disk. To request such services or copies in an alternate format, please call or write:

Office of Compliance - Civil Rights Unit
1300 17th Street, MS 0504
PO Box 997377
Sacramento, CA  95899-7377

California Relay 711/1-800-735-2929

Note: Providing your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting will help to ensure availability of the requested accommodation.   ​

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