May 9th, 2015


Holiday Inn Chicago Oakbrook

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Health Care for All

Exploring Delivery Models for Affordable Healthcare Service

An initiative of IMANA and UMMA Community Clinic

AIMS & GOALS / what we expect to accomplish

The aims and goals of this conference and the follow up meetings are to:

  • Connect affordable healthcare delivery stakeholders to each other
  • Develop a platform or resourceful network for affordable healthcare delivery stakeholders to learn, exchange ideas, information and explore possible collaborations
  • Establish a mechanism to collect and maintain details of professionals/experts in areas within affordable healthcare delivery ecosystem
  • Establish a mechanism to collect and maintain details of service providers and products suppliers networks that are useful for affordable healthcare delivery practitioners
  • Establish a mechanism to collect and make available best practices of affordable healthcare delivery leading to development of literature, training and standards to improve the quality of life through better healthcare delivery system

CONFERENCE AUDIENCE / who will benefit from this conference

Anyone who is engaged in or exploring the affordable healthcare to fill the gaps in healthcare delivery system within a non-profit framework, including those who are interested in or already engaged in this work as a profession or in a voluntary capacity, full time or part-time, directly or indirectly. Even if or when ACA (Obamacare) is fully implemented, approximately 30 million individuals, including American citizens, will not have access to healthcare for one reason or other.

A detail analysis on who will not be covered under ACA is available at:


Keynote Speaker / Kathleen Falk

Kathleen Falk was appointed by the Obama Administration as the Regional Director of Region 5 of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in September 2013. HHS is the federal government’s lead agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services. Kathleen serves as the HHS Secretary’s liaison in the region. Region 5 covers about 52 million residents of the nation and comprises the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin.

Kathleen brings extensive experience to this position after many years of service as a governmental leader in the State of Wisconsin. Kathleen served for 14 years as the highest ranking elected official in Dane County, the second largest county in Wisconsin. As the Dane County Executive, Kathleen prioritized health and human service issues by launching the Health Council which brought together hospital CEOs, HMOs and health care providers to increase health care access for the uninsured and to improve the efficiency in the provision of services.

Prior to being elected County Executive, Kathleen served 14 years as an Assistant Attorney General in the Wisconsin Department of Justice after serving for 6 years as Co-Director of a non-profit organization called Wisconsin’s Environmental Decade. A native of Wisconsin, Kathleen earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Stanford University and her Law Degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School.

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Full Day


 Registration Materials
Full Day Conference
 Breakfast | 8:00AM
 Lunch | 12:45PM

No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

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Hotel Rooms


 Guest Room at the Hotel

Steering Committee /

Sohaib Mohiuddin

Radiologist, Advisor IMANA Student/Resident Committee, Mayflower Clinic

Adel Syed

Director Development and Community Relations UMMA Clinic

Altaf Kaiseruddin

Internist, Medical director, IMAN Clinic

Sumeera Baig

Family & Internist, Chairperson: Advisory Board Medina Community Clinic

Rasheed Ahmed

IMANA Executive Director

Sarah Dar

Program Coordinator, AMHP

Azher Quader

Urologist and Founding Member, Compassionate Care Network

Maqbool Haq

Hematologist & Oncologist, IMANA Public Health Committee, Shifa Clinic

Taif Kaissi

President & Co-Founder, MiNDS Network

Wasif Khan

Attorney, Asbahi Law Group, Ltd.

Reema Kamran

R & R Event Managment

Kiran S. Siddiqui, M.Ed, LCPC

Hamdard Center for Health & Human Services

Nadia Malik

R & R Event Management

Conference Schedule & Discussion Topics / subject to change

7. Group discussion with the experts

  • 3:30PM -3:50 PM – Dr. Aasim Padela  - Research Driven Service
  • 4:00 PM – 4:20PM – Murtaza Sanwari, UMMA Board Chair – Closing Keynote

Register now / join us on May 9th


Event Location

Holiday Inn
Chicago Oakbrook
17 W. 350 22nd St.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL

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Contact Us / get in touch

For further information or for any questions, please contact:

Nadia Malik: (630) 661-6643
Adel Syed: (323) 406-5781 / email using the form below