Gov. Herbert to Host 2014 Health Summit

Gov. Gary R. Herbert will host his fourth annual Governor’s Health Summit tomorrow. The focus of this year’s Summit will be the development of the state’s Health Innovation Plan. The plan focuses on four key areas: value-based care, behavioral health integration, diabetes, obesity and tobacco prevention, and advanced care planning.

The Summit is open to the media. For the full agenda, visit  See below for information on suggested media opportunities.
Gov. Gary R. Herbert
David Patton, UDOH Executive Director
Brad Nieder, MD, the Healthy Humorist   
Tues., Sept. 30, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Grand America Hotel, 555 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, Utah

Agenda Highlights:
9:15 a.m.     Gov. Herbert’s opening remarks
11:00 a.m.       Featured speaker Brad Nieder, MD Laughter as the Best Medicine