In the Spotlight
In NACCHO’S latest podcast, Ian Goldstein interviews Director for Polk County Health Department Gretchen Sampson and Associate Scientist at the Univ. of Wisconsin Population Health Institute Julie Willems Van Dijk. Listen as they discuss community health assessments and community health improvement plans. More »
December, 2013—Senior Program Officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pamela Russo. Listen as they discuss local partnerships that contribute to a community's health.
November, 2013— Office of State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support (OSTLTS) Director Dr. Judy Monroe. Listen as they discuss the Affordable Care Act and how OSTLTS helps support the new law.
September, 2013– NACCHO President Terry Allan discusses his initiatives for NACCHO over the next year.
August, 2013—Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Public Health Dr. Bechara Choucair discusses his implementation of "Healthy Chicago," an initiative to make Chicago the healthiest city in America.
July, 2013—CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden, discusses the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and the future of Public Health under sequestration
June, 2013—Michele Askenazi and Sara Garrington, medical response leaders of the Aurora, CO mass shooting discuss emergency preparedness and response.
May, 2013—Director for the Office of Health Emergency Preparedness at the NY State Health Department Michael J. Primeau discusses the emergency response efforts during Hurricanes Irene and Sandy and Tropical Storm Lee.
March, 2013—ABC News Chief Health and Medical Editor Dr. Richard Besser discusses public health response to disasters and emergencies from the Public Health Preparedness Summit 2013 in Atlanta, GA.
December, 2012— Institute of Medicine (IOM) Committee Chairs Marthe Gold and Steven M. Teutsch on For the Public's Health: Investing in a Healthier Future
October, 2012— Authors of "What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets" Faith D''Alusio and Peter Menzel discuss diets, travel, and public health.
August, 2012—NACCHO President John Wiesman
June, 2012—Indiana SACCHO Executive Director Helen Scheibner
May, 2012—First responder to the Joplin, MO tornado in 2011, Dr. Sean Smith
April, 2012—NACCHO President and Director of Multnomah County Health Department, Lillian Shirley
March, 2012—HHS Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, Dr. Nicole Lurie
February, 2012— Contagion Screenwriter Scott Z. Burns and Dr. Ian Lipkin
January, 2012— Professor John McDonough
November, 2011—HHS Chief Technology Officer, Todd Park
September, 2011—Deputy Director of the CDC, Dr. Judith Monroe Twitter Chat