2015 Arise Policy Conference photos and materials

We'd like to thank the 300-plus attendees and presenters who helped make the 2015 Arise Policy Conference a huge success! Below, you'll find a link to photos from the energetic event on Feb. 5, 2015, at Birmingham-Southern College. You'll also find links to handouts and materials from both the workshops and the closing presentation from State Health Officer Dr. Don Williamson.

We were excited to see everyone, and we hope you keep in touch! Follow Arise on Facebook and Twitter, and share your feedback and your vision for a brighter future in our state using #AriseVision. Together, we can build a better Alabama for all!

Photos from the 2015 Arise Policy Conference

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Workshop and presentation materials

Session A: Silence is not an option: Advocacy 101

     - Presentation

     - Legislative Process fact sheet 2014

     - What can one person do? 30 action steps

Session B: Break the cycle: The high costs of payday and title lending

     - Presentation part 1

     - Presentation part 2

     - Presentation part 3

Session C: Rethinking long-term care

     - Presentation

Session D: Teaming up for getting well

     - Presentation by Gina Anderson

     - Presentation by David Crocker

Session E: School partnerships for family health

     - Presentation by Pam Clasgens

     - Presentation by Kerri Dewitz

     - Presentation by Karen Parker

Session F: Speak up for Medicaid expansion

     - Presentation by Jim Carnes

     - Presentation by Lucy Dagneau

     - Presentation by Naveed Farrukh and Danielle Fincher

Session G: Accountability without transparency?

     - Presentation

Session H: Why threats to the safety net matter to us all

     - Presentation

Session I: Fixing income inequality from the bottom up

     - Presentation

     - Pulling Apart study on income inequality, 2012 edition

Session J: Bridging the rural provider gap

     - Presentation

Session K: The intersection of housing and health

     - Presentation

Session L: Understanding Alabama Medicaid reform

     - Presentation by Terry Andrus

     - Presentation by Jim Carnes

     - Presentation by Stacy Taylor

     - Presentation by Anna Velasco

Session N: Getting unstuck: Public transportation policy in Alabama

     - Presentation

Session O: More with less: Alabama's K-12 funding cuts

     - Presentation

Session P: The common good: Alabama taxes 101

     - Presentation

Closing plenary: Envisioning a healthier Alabama for all

     - Presentation

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