2019 Sponsor List

Gold Sponsor

Gilead Sciences At Gilead, we are inspired by the opportunity to address unmet medical needs for patients living with life threatening diseases around the world.



Hazelden Publishing is a force of healing and hope for individuals, families and communities affected by addiction to alcohol and other drugs. Hazelden Publishing is the leader in evidence-based resources in training, education, and curriculum for the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, dating violence, trauma and other mental health concerns. As the nation’s leading nonprofit provider of comprehensive treatment, the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation has 17 locations nationwide and collaborates with an expansive network throughout health care. With a legacy beginning in 1949, and includes the Betty Ford Center, the Foundation also encompasses Hazelden Publishing, a graduate school of addiction studies, an addiction research center, recovery advocacy, professional and medical education programs, prevention resources and a specialized program for children in families with addiction.

Silver Sponsor

OneSight is a leading global nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring that everyone who needs access to an eye exam and a pair of glasses has a way to get them—no matter where in the world they live. We do this through a combination of short-term charitable clinics where the need is greatest, and permanent vision centers in partnership with local governments and health systems. Together, we will close the vision care gap for good.


Tyto Care is a handheld exam kit and app that lets you perform guided medical exams with a healthcare provider, anytime, anywhere. With Tyto, you can receive a diagnosis, a treatment plan, and a prescription if needed, all from the comfort of home.

Our solutions can also be used by a medical professional in a remote point-of-care location to communicate and send exam data back to a supporting facility, such as a clinic or hospital system, either for a live consultation or later diagnosis.


The Vision Impact Institute (VII) raises awareness about the importance of vision correction and protection to make good vision a global priority. Through its curated research database of 300+ peer reviewed reports and studies, the VII translates evidence into action. In the US, the organization empowers advocates, engages key opinion leaders, and works with like-minded partners to focus on children’s vision and its impact on education and future success.


Bronze Sponsor

United Healthcare logoUnitedHealthcare provides diverse health plans to states that care for the economically disadvantaged, the medically underserved and those without employer-funded health care coverage.

Pre-Conference Workshop Sponsor (PC1-PC3)

Beyond the Pill logoBeyond the Pill is a program of the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health at the University of California, San Francisco. We partner with health care providers, researchers, and educators to improve women’s access to effective contraception and reproductive health care. Beyond the Pill is a science-driven and interdisciplinary team of researchers, clinicians, and educators that contribute to science, policy, and clinical practice change through research, training, and education.

Breakfast Sponsor

Henry Ford Health System, Department of Pediatrics, School Based and Community Health Program, provides integrated high need health services in the greater Detroit area.


Youth Training Program Dinner Sponsor

Apex believes evaluation and data can lead to more effective implementation of programs, which leads to thriving. Thriving programs. Thriving organizations. Thriving communities and people.

Telehealth Convening Sponsor

Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center
Karen S. Rheuban Center for Telehealth, University of Virginia


The US Department of Health & Human Services funds the Telehealth Resource Center (TRC) Program. The National Consortium of TRCs is comprised of 12 regional and 2 national TRCs whose combined coverage reaches all 50 states and the affiliated Pacific Islands.  The Mid-Atlantic TRC (MATRC) is one of the regional TRCs and provides services to the states of Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey (Central and South), North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington DC and West Virginia.