ITUP hosts regional and statewide issue stakeholder workgroups each year in locations across the state. ITUP workgroups bring together local health care leaders for constructive dialogue, problem-solving and identification of creative policy solutions that expand access and improve the health of Californians. Workgroup findings provide ITUP with information and timely updates from the field to inform ITUP research and communications. ITUP workgroups provide attendees with real-time updates on state and federal health care policy as well as a unique opportunity to network and learn about local collaboration opportunities and emerging best practices from diverse colleagues in the region.


2019 L.A. Health Collaborative

The ITUP L.A. Health Collaborative meets twice a year and brings together a diverse range of safety net stakeholders and local health leaders engaged in health reform in L.A. County. More than 100 attendees benefit from program updates and consider emerging issues and challenges in lively small group discussions.

Read More

2019 ITUP Regional Workgroups

ITUP regional workgroups bring together local leaders for constructive dialogue and creative problem solving to expand access and improve the health of Californians.

Read More

2018 ITUP Regional Workgroups Were a Success!

In 2018, ITUP Regional Workgroup participants discussed challenges, opportunities and best practices affecting the delivery of mental health and substance use disorder services in the state. The discussions were timely and intense, reflecting the magnitude of the behavioral health challenges the state faces.

Read More