Linda Shapiro to Lead Conference on “Health: Equity and Care” for Leadership Greater Chicago

Conlon Public Strategies Senior Vice President Linda Shapiro has been a Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow since 1993, and, in that role, she has helped to organize a day-long colloquium, “Health:  Equity and Care,” for the current class of Fellows. The event, which will take place on February 4,th will explore inequities in the healthcare system and how to address them, as well as examine how the COVID-19 pandemic affected healthcare in Chicago. Linda will serve as “session dean” with Andy Van Wieren, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Esperanza Health Centers, and she will moderate a behavioral health panel discussions featuring Mark Ishaug, CEO, Thresholds, and Grace Hou, Secretary of Illinois Department of Human Services.