HPIO convenes stakeholders across sectors in Ohio to bridge the gap in knowledge and understanding around health equity. HPIO’s Equity Advisory Group will provide a forum for developing more consistent and persuasive messaging to policymakers to advance health equity through policy. For more information, please contact Carrie Almasi (calmasi@hpio.net).


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Equity Advisory Group meetings

There are no upcoming meetings for this Advisory Group. 

Past meetings

Thursday, December 7, 2023 from 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. (online via Zoom)

Wednesday, September 6, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. (online via Zoom)

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. (online via Zoom)

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m., (online via GoToWebinar)

This was a joint meeting with the Health Measurement Advisory Group. The purpose of the meeting was to prepare for the release of the 2021 Health Value Dashboard. Stakeholders provided feedback to help strengthen the impact of the Dashboard with policymakers and heard important information about using the Dashboard to influence the policymaking process and advance equity.

Completed projects

To see Equity Advisory Group archived meeting materials from 2019-2018 click here

Upcoming ACEs event

The Health Policy Institute of Ohio is partnering with Franklin County Public Health to host a two-part event focused on preventing and mitigating Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

Register here