Child Health Leaders to Hold Summit on Health Care Reform

-- Free public event sponsored by Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital and Children’s Health Fund.
“Why California’s Children Need Health Reform,” with special video remarks by U.S. Congresswoman Anna Eshoo.
(This event is open to the public, free of charge, and breakfast and lunch will be provided)
Thursday, March 25, 2010
Paul Brest Hall at Munger Building 4
555 Salvatierra Walk
Stanford University
Scheduled to speak:

  • Irwin Redlener, Children’s Health Fund
  • Jim Kaufman, National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions
  • Ted Lempert, Children Now!
  • Seth Ammerman, MD, Packard Children’s Hospital; Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Paul Wise, MD, MPH, Packard Children’s Hospital; Stanford School of Medicine
  • David Bergman, MD, Packard Children’s Hospital; Stanford School of Medicine
  • Lisa Wise, Lead Parent of the Parent Advisory Council at Packard Children’s Hospital

Please RSVP to Pamela Bohlmann, 650-724-1026 or, by March 24, 2010


About Stanford Children’s Health and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford
Stanford Children’s Health, with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford at its core, is an internationally recognized leader in world-class, nurturing care and extraordinary outcomes in every pediatric and obstetric specialty from the routine to rare, for every child and pregnant woman. Together with our Stanford Medicine physicians, nurses, and staff, we deliver this innovative care and research through partnerships, collaborations, outreach, specialty clinics and primary care practices at more than 100 locations in the U.S. western region. As a non-profit, we are committed to supporting our community – from caring for uninsured or underinsured kids, homeless teens and pregnant moms, to helping re-establish school nurse positions in local schools. Learn more about our full range of preeminent programs and network of care at, and on our Healthier, Happy Lives blog. Join us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford is the heart of Stanford Children’s Health, and is one of the nation’s top hospitals for the care of children and expectant mothers. For a decade, we have received the highest specialty rankings of any Northern California children’s hospital, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2014-15 Best Children’s Hospitals survey, and are the only hospital in Northern California to receive the national 2013 Leapfrog Group Top Children’s Hospital award for quality and patient care safety. Discover more at

About Children’s Health Fund
Children’s Health Fund is committed to providing health care to the nation’s most medically underserved children through the development and support of innovative primary care medical programs; response to public health crises; and the promotion of guaranteed access to appropriate health care for all children. For more information, visit