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The AAHHSA Annual National Education and Training Conference, held at Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA, October 27-30, is a comprehensive learning and networking experience for attorneys who represent the state and local government agencies that administer health and human services programs. The goal of the conference is to facilitate the exchange of information between attorneys and promote pragmatic innovation in the field of health and human services.


Join colleagues from across the nation for a series of presentations and breakout sessions focusing on policies and practices that enhance the delivery and quality of human services programs - and earn continuing legal education credits!


Topics for the 2019 conference include:

  • How New Federal Laws/Regulations May Affect Your Agency

    • Medicaid

    • Child Welfare

    • TANF

    • SNAP

    • Privacy

  • How to Improve Child Welfare Outcomes

  • Litigation, Administrative Hearings, and Mediation Strategies

Hot Topics
Monday, October 28

​ 9:45 AM - 11:00 AM      Keynote: Innovation in Medicaid 

Dennis Smith

Senior Advisor for Medicaid and Health Care Reform

Arkansas Department of Human Services

Mr. Smith’s experience includes serving as visiting professor at the UAMS College of Public Health, secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, senior research fellow at the Heritage Foundation, and the director of Medicaid and state operations at the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM      Ethics Session 


Tracy Kepler

Consulting Director

Lawyers’ Professional Liability Program, CNA

Hope Todd

Assistant Director for Legal Ethics, Regulation Counsel

District of Columbia Bar

Mindy Rattan

Litigation Team Lead, Analysis

Bloomberg Law

Tuesday, October 29

​ 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM      TED Talks Deep Dives 

  • Scratching the Surface and Then Going Deep: Learning from Two Agencies What it Takes to Implement Predictive Analytics

  • Health Information Exchange Collaborative

  • FERPA and Confidentiality Issues Related to Educational Information

  • Breakout Sessions for Networking, Small Group Discussions, and Problem Solving on Hot Topics

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