March 2007

March 3, 2007

LEND Directors Meeting

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Logistics ~ Reimbursement ~ Agenda ~ Materials

Meeting Materials


Saturday, March 3
Crystal Gateway Marriott, Salon F-G

1:00pm: Welcome
1:15: Cultural Competency, Clare Dunn, NCCC
2:00: Family to Family Health Information Centers, Diana Denboba, MCHB & Nora Wells, Family Voices
2:45: New AUCD Website
3:00: Legislative Discussion, Kim Musheno, AUCD, Mark Mioduski & Amy Souders, CGA
4:00: LEND Workgroups

  • LEND Self-Assessment: update the tool and evaluation
  • LEND Program Web Pages: establishing consistency of information
  • LEND site visits by the HRSA Office of Performance Review
  • Clinical Reimbursement Issues: Challenges and Solutions
  • Performance Measures: re-evaluate LEND-specific performance measures for next OMB submission

5:00: Workgroup Recap

Sunday, March 4, 2007
Crystal Gateway Marriott, Salon 1-2


7:30am-1pm: Joint Meeting with LEAH, PPC and SPH Directors
1:30pm: Welcome
1:45: MCHB Updates, Laura Kavanagh, MCHB
2:30: AUCD Board of Directors Update
2:45: AUCD Updates
3:30: Transport to 2007 Disability Policy Seminar via bus
4:15-5:30: Policy Seminar Autism Workshop: Hyatt Regency Washington, 400 New Jersey Ave NW, Capital Room
6:00: Policy Seminar Trainee Reception: Hyatt Regency Washington, 400 New Jersey Ave NW, 11th floor Thornton Room

Meeting Logistics

  • When: Saturday and Sunday, March 3-4 (times below). This meeting is being held in conjunction with the AMCHP conference. Meeting attendees are NOT required to register for AMCHP to attend this meeting.
  • Hotel: Crystal Gateway Marriott, Crystal City, VA Room: Saturday: Salons F & G; Sunday, Salons 1 & 2
  • Transportation: visit the AMCHP conference website.
  • Registration Cost: $0
  • Reimbursement: One reimbursement per program, with proper receipts: up to $250 for LENDs in the Eastern and Central time zones, up to $350 for LENDs in other time zones. To recieve reimbursement, complete this form and return with copies of receipts to AUCD c/o Crystal Pariseau not later than April 13, 2007. For more information, read the AUCD travel policy.