Lead United: Community Conversation Explores the Importance of Innovation in Health Care | United Way of Metropolitan Dallas

Lead United: Community Conversation

‘Innovation in Health’ event featured a panel discussion with three local health care leaders, as well as a preview of the finalists for our upcoming Health Innovation Technology Challenge

United Way of Metropolitan Dallas was honored to host our Lead United: Community Conversation event, which focused on innovation in health, Wednesday, Sept. 22. The virtual event included a panel discussion with local health leaders on the needs of our North Texas community, with a focus on the digital divide, access to health care, and opportunities for innovation and technology to create solutions to these challenges.

Our panelists included:

Dr. Sharon Davis

Chief Medical Officer at Los Barrios Unidos

Dr. Madhukar Trivedi

Director of the Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care at UT Southwestern

Kate Volti

Vice President of Child and Family Policy at Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute

Following the panel discussion, the event also included a special Q&A with the 10 incredible finalists for our Health Innovation Technology Challenge, the winner of which will be announced Oct. 19 during a special virtual event. You can register now to save your spot!

Click on the video link above to join us as we explore the role of innovation in improving access to health care in North Texas.

This article was published on: Sep 23, 2021