Annual Conference

The CAPH/SNI 2022 Annual Conference was held on December 7-9 in Napa at the Meritage Resort and Spa.  

Thank you to all the attendees who joined us for this special event.

We had a great lineup of nationally known speakers, health care policy experts, and social justice champions who discussed health equity, health care affordability, midterm election results, climate action, and more. 

See below for more information on the 2022 Quality Leaders Awards winners, speakers, and sponsors. 

Hope to see you next year in Long Beach! 

Save the Date

2023 Annual Conference

December 6-8
Long Beach, California
Hyatt Regency Long Beach

Quality Leaders Awards 2022

Honoring our members’ achievements to advance high quality equitable care

Keynote Speakers & Panelists

Daniel Tsai

Deputy Administrator and Director of the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services at the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Anna DeForest, MD, MFA

Author, Neurologist and Palliative Care physician, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai

David Seltz

Executive Director, Massachusetts Health Policy Commission

Thea James, MD

Vice President of Mission, Associate Chief Medical Officer and Co-Executive Director of the Health Equity Accelerator at Boston Medical Center

Dan Peddycord, R.N., MPA/HA

Chief Climate & Health Policy Officer,
Contra Costa Health Services


Karthik Sivashanker, MD

Vice President of Equitable Health Systems & Innovation in the Center for Health Equity at the American Medical Association

Beth Malinowski

Director, Governmental Affairs Advocate, SEIU CA State Council 

Perry Bacon Jr.

Columnist, The Washington Post

Joy A. Lewis, MSW, MPH

Senior Vice President, Health Equity Strategies and Executive Director, Institute for Diversity and Health Equity at the American Hospital Association (AHA)

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Seema Ghandi, MD

Anesthesiologist and Medical Director of Sustainability, UCSF Health

Elizabeth A. Landsberg

Director, California Department of Health Care Access and Information (HCAI)


Linda Rudolph, MD, MPH

Senior Advisor on Climate, Health and Equity for the Public Health Institute, Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health

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Ryan Witz

Group Vice President, Policy, California Hospital Association (CHA)


Platinum Level

Gold Level

Silver Level

Bronze Level

Emerald Level

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If you would like to sponsor CAPH/SNI’s 2023 conference, contact Erica Fornshell.