The speakers will address the following questions:
-What exactly should LHDs be doing to advance ePublic Health & Informatics within their departments and in coordination with health care partners?
-Where and how can LHDs become more involved and demonstrate leadership?
-Once an LHD is at the table, what should they articulate?
-What should LHDs be doing now and planning for later?
-How can LHDs measure their progress?
Moderator: Leigh Ann Scheider, BA, EMT Public Health Emergency Preparedness Program Director at Broome County Health Department
-Claudia Blackburn, MPH, RNC, Health Director at Sedgwick County Health Department
-Jon Rosell, Medical Society of Sedgwick County
-James Coates, MS, RS, Informatician at Cuyahoga County Board of Health
-Nedra Garrett, MS, Director of CDC''s Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office Division of Informatics Practice, Policy and Coordination