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June 11, 2020
Ian Goldstein spoke with NACCHO’s Emily Yox about NACCHO’s partnership with ESRI and implementation of its COVID-19 dashboard resource. They discuss how the resource was developed and how local health departments can best utilize the online resource.
May 28, 2020
Ian Goldstein chatted with Leah Casanave, Supervisor of the STD Prevention and Control Program at Douglas County Health Department, NE and Kat Kelley, NACCHO’s Senior Program Analyst for HIV, STI and Viral Hepatitis. They discuss the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on local health department’s HIV, STI and viral hepatitis programs and services.
May 14, 2020
Emily Yox, NACCHO program analyst, talks with author Dr. Paul Offit about his latest work, Overkill: When Modern Medicine Goes Too Far. They discuss his thoughts on public health, and how COVID-19 will change the public health landscape.
April 30, 2020
Ian Goldstein talks with Lynn Johnson, Assistant Secretary at HHS’ Administration for Children and Families (ACF), and Natalie Grant, Director of the Office of Human Services, Emergency Preparedness and Response. They discuss how local health departments that provide health services can work with ACF, and the importance of emergency preparedness and a coordinated national response to COVID-19.
April 16, 2020
Ian Goldstein talks with Dr. William Schluter, Director of the Global Immunization Division in the Center for Global Health at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Mr. Goldstein and Dr. Schluter discussed World Immunization Week (April 24 to 30) and the importance of immunization in improving the health and well-being of individuals worldwide. They also discussed the many gains that have been made in immunization globally and where challenges still exist.
April 2, 2020
Ian chats with the Commissioner for Public Health for the Commonwealth of Kentucky Dr. Steven J. Stack and Public Health Director for Wedco District Health Department, KY Dr. Crystal Miller. They discuss the Kentucky response to COVID-19 at the State and local levels, including how local health departments are working with State partners to track the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak.
March 19, 2020
Ian Goldsteinsits down with Barbara Marsh, Assistant to the Health Commissioner, Public Health Dayton and Montgomery County, OH. They discuss how her health department has been able to curb the opioid epidemic in the community, and   how members of her local health department deal with substance-use tragedies as members of the community.
March 5, 2020
Ian Goldstein sat down with Assistant Director for Active Design at the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Joshua Langham. He spoke about his focus on increasing opportunities for physical activity and overall health through the design of the built environment.
February 20, 2020
Ian sits down with Dr. Jennifer Carroll, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Elon University to discuss her new book Narkomania, which considers if a person is predisposed to substance use disorders. They also discuss her background in substance use, harm reduction, and overdose prevention.
February 6, 2020
Ian sits down with Molly McNamara, Training Officer at Maricopa County Department of Public Health and Carol Moehrle, Health Director at the Idaho North Central District, to talk about Public Health 3.0, and what it means to be a Community Health Strategist.
January 22, 2020
Emily Yox, NACCHO’s program analyst for global health, sits down with America Bracho, MD, MPH, of Latino Health Access, and Ginger Lee of Long Beach Department of Health & Human Services. America discusses how she formed Latino Health Access in 1993 as one of the first place-based interventions in the United States. America partnered with Ginger and the local health department on a number of initiatives, and they continue to see improvements in areas such as diabetes, mental health, and nutrition.
January 16, 2020
Ian Goldstein interviews Betty Duggan, director of the New York City Medical Reserve Corps. They discuss how she came into her role as director in a large metropolitan area. She shares how she was able to recruit over 4,000 new MRC volunteers, and talks about some of the activities and exercises developed to enhance New York City’s preparedness readiness.
January 9, 2020
Ian Goldstein interviews Betty Duggan, director of the New York City Medical Reserve Corps. They discuss how she came into her role as director in a large metropolitan area. She shares how she was able to recruit over 4,000 new MRC volunteers, and talks about some of the activities and exercises developed to enhance New York City’s preparedness readiness.
December 5, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Stacy Collins, Associate Director, Health Systems Transformation at the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs to discuss the growing maternal mortality rate in the U.S., as well as the significance of the Affordable Care Act in improving health outcomes of youth and maternal mortality rates. They also talk about how the dismantling of the Affordable Care Act would disrupt the entire healthcare system.
November 14, 2019
Emily Yox, NACCHO’s program analyst for global health, sits down with Dr. Lee Smith, the Executive Director and County Health Officer of Monongalia County Health Department in West Virginia. In their discussion, Dr. Lee describes how his county is using the popular dating app Grindr to share information and encourage testing for syphilis, after an outbreak that started primarily among MSM in early 2019.
October 31, 2019
Ian Goldstein sits down with Matthew Clarke, Director of Creative Placemaking for the Trust for Public Land to discuss how Matthew became involved in urban creative placemaking. They discuss his influences as an architect and urban space creator, as well as Clarke’s latest book The Field Guide for Creative Placemaking in the Parks, a how-to resource for community development.
October 17, 2019
Emily Yox, NACCHO’s program analyst for global health, sits down with Dr. Umair Shah, former NACCHO President and Executive Director for Harris County Public Health in Texas, to discuss several health department programs that were inspired by successful global health work. Dr. Shah discusses two interventions specifically around mosquito and vector control that were initially carried out in India, Brazil, and Australia before being adopted by Harris County to align with their specific needs.
October 3, 2019
Ian Goldstein sits down with Francis Higgins, NACCHO’s Injury and Violence Prevention Program Analyst, to discuss NACCHO’s Environmental Scan Report. The Environmental Scan looks at local health department prevention activities related to the opioid epidemic, and Francis shares the report’s findings and how local health departments can use it as a vital resource to understand the epidemic.
September 19, 2019
Emily Yox sits down for a Skype chat with Duncan Stephenson, the Deputy Chief Executive for the Royal Society for Public Health in the United Kingdom to discuss his Health on High Street project. This model uses data to score shops found on UK High Streets to create a measure to determine the “healthiness or unhealthiness” of 70 UK towns and cities. This model is now migrating to the United States to rank the healthiness or unhealthiness of U.S. main streets, with a final report coming out in early
September 12, 2019
In a nod to National Preparedness Month, Ian Goldstein sits down with Michelle (Shelly) Schwedhelm, executive director for Emergency Management & Biopreparedness at Nebraska Medicine. They discuss developing a regional public health response system for disasters, as well as Shelly’s role in the 2014 Ebola education training program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She also shares how local health departments can develop a structure that incorporates clinical systems with public health.
August 29, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Director for the Deputy Director for Public Health Service and Implementation Science at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Dr. Stephen Redd. They discussed the threat of a global pandemic and the ability of the US to respond to an outbreak. They also discussed climate change and how communities can better prepare for natural and manmade disasters.
August 15, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Public Health Director for Kentucky River District Health Department Scott Lockard. They discuss the implementation of the department’s needle exchange program and how other health departments can replicate positive health outcomes. They also discuss the challenges and community buy-in for the project.
July 25, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Public Health Director for Bell County, KY Teresa Hunter. The discussed overprescribing rates in Bell County and how that contributed to the opioid epidemic. They discussed activities the county health department has done with support of NACCHO to curb the opioid epidemic.
June 27, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Chief of the Office of Public Health Emergency Preparedness for Harris County Public Health Jennifer Kiger. They discussed the lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey and the value of storytelling when it comes to emergency preparedness. They also discussed the chemical plant fire in eastern Harris County that happened in March.
June 13, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with a panel of local health professionals from the Cabell-Huntington Health Department in West Virginia. They discussed the health department efforts to control a Hepatitis A outbreak, and how the opioid epidemic has affected those efforts. The panel also discussed the need for community partnerships to manage the outbreak response.
May 30, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with the Deputy Director for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University’s Earth Institute Jeff Schlegelmilch. They discussed understanding the nation’s readiness to prepare for and respond to disasters, with a focus on children. They discussed data collection of past hurricanes and the gulf oil spill, looking at long-term impacts, particularly in children and their adverse childhood experiences.
May 16, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Hospital Preparedness Coordinator for the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness Amanda Hunter. They discussed Hepatitis A outbreaks in the Louisville area and the role of the hospital preparedness coordinator. They also discuss the role of the hospital preparedness coordinator in a mass casualty event.
May 2, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Director for Emergency Preparedness and Response at the Broward County Health Department Terri Sudden. Sudden talks about her health departments response to two mass shootings; one at the Ft. Lauderdale airport, and the mass shooting that took place at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in February 2018.
April 19, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with the Executive Director of Healthcare Ready Dr. Nicolette Louissaint. They discussed how the Healthcare Ready project came about and how local health departments can utilize private partnerships in their preparedness activities. They also discussed steps in making governments and healthcare providers response ready.
April 4, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) Director of Government Relations Dara Lieberman. They discussed TFAH’s report “Ready or Not,” and how the report has been received. They also discussed the importance of advocacy for public health at the federal level and strategies to help public health workers tell their stories to bring attention to their work and advocate for increased public health funding.
February 28, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with Director of Evaluation for NACCHO Dr. Debra Dekker. They discuss the 2018 Forces of Change Survey that reports on the challenges facing local health departments. They are joined via telephone by Claude Alix-Jacob, Chief Public Health Officer of Cambridge Public Health Department who shares his story about using Forces of Change data.
February 14, 2019
Ian Goldstein sat down with CEO of the de Beaumont Foundation Brian Castrucci and CEO and President for Trust for America’s Health John Auerbach to discuss their Health Affairs blog article surrounding the social determinants of health. The two CEOs discussed evidence-based policy solutions to tackle social inequities in communities.
January 31, 2019
Ian Goldstein talked with Chief Medical and Scientific Office of the All of Us Research Program Dr. Kelly Gebo. They discussed the goal of enrolling one million participants in the research program. They also discussed how local health departments can use the depth, data, and research potential of All of Us
January 17, 2019
Ian Goldstein talked with Health Director for DeKalb County Health Department Dr. Sandra Ford. They discuss risk factors around maternal and child health to bring awareness to Birth Defects Prevention Month. Dr. Ford discussed the challenges in DeKalb county lowering the rates of infant mortality throughout the county.
January 3, 2019
Ian Goldstein spoke via telephone with Stephanie Black Medical Director with the Communicable Disease Program in the Chicago Department of Public Health and Michael Craig Senior Advisor for CDC’s Antibiotic Resistance Coordination and Strategy Unit. They discuss the current state of antimicrobial resistance in the US. They also discuss the CDC’s AMR Challenge and how local health departments can get involved.
December 13, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with the Director of the Kansas City Health Department and 2018 Mo Mullet Award winner Dr. Rex Archer and Health Director for Idaho North Central District Carol Moehrle who nominated Dr. Archer for the award. They discussed his career in public health and his greatest accomplishments in public health as well as the greatest challenges throughout his career. They also discussed public health accreditation and the value of NACCHO membership.
December 6, 2018
Ian Goldstein spoke with the Director of Immunization Services Division at the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Dr. Melinda Wharton. They discussed the history of National Influenza Vaccination Week and how important vaccinations are at all stages of life. They also discussed how local health departments can encourage their communities to get vaccinated.
November 29, 2018
Ian Goldstein talked with 2018 Model Practice Winners from the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, Diana Montano and Jannet Burguete. They discussed their Model Practice Award winning submission breastfeeding baby café, which is a lactation consultation in a non-clinical setting, delivering services to the target population and to women in need with their breastfeeding concerns.
November 8, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with newly re-elected Mayor of El Monte Andre Quintero. They discussed the Mayor’s initiatives around broadband access for his diverse city as well as making community college more affordable and accessible. They also discussed health equity in El Monte, CA and using evidence-based public health policies.
October 25, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with the Deputy Director of Kansas City Public Health Dr. Sarah Martin. They discussed policy issues as well as policies implemented by the Kansas City Health Department such as tobacco to 21 and fighting back against predatory lending.
October 10, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Health Director for the Oklahoma City/County Health Department Phil Maytubby and Deputy Director for the Tri-County Health Department in Colorado Jennifer Ludwig. The two discuss advocacy efforts as the first-ever winner of NACCHO's Advocate of the Year award at NACCHO Annual 2018.
October 4, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Health Director for the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District Dr. Colleen Bridger. They discuss San Antonio's implementation of the tobacco to 21 law that took effect this month.
September 20, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development at USDA Anne Hazlett. They discussed the opioid epidemic and its effects on rural communities. They also discuss broadband development and how USDA plans to bring tools and resources to rural communities across the country.
September 13, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with the founder of the Homeland Preparedness Project Bill Ray. They discussed preparedness and response efforts in Alvin, TX  during Hurricane Harvey in 2017, and how local health departments can bolster their preparedness efforts for an extreme weather event.
September 6, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Assistant Commissioner for Preparedness and Response at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. They discuss preparedness efforts in a large urban environment.
August 23, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Chief Medical Officer at ESRI Dr. Estella Geraghty. Dr. Geraghty is a moderator at this week’s PHI Conference in Atlanta. They discuss GIS mapping technology at ESRI and how it can be applied to the opioid crisis.
August 13, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with CEO of the de Beaumont Foundation Brian Castrucci and Sr. Vice President and Chief Health Officer for Kaiser Permanente Dr. Bechara Choucair. They discuss their shared initiative CityHealth, which promotes practices that make cities healthier through proven policies that achieve community health priorities.
July 26, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with the CDC Deputy Director and Chief Medical Officer for Public Health Preparedness and Response Dr. Daniel Sosin. They discuss the local health department response to the 2017 hurricane season and wildfires throughout the country. They also discuss how small- to medium-sized health departments can develop a smart community-wide emergency management plan.
July 19, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with three LHD of the Year Award winners at NACCHO Annual 2018, NY State SACHO Director Sarah Ravenhall, Nassau County Director Dr. Larry Eisenstein, Fulton County Director Dr. Irena Gelman, and Eerie County Director Dr. Gale Burstein. The panel discuss how their health departments develop and implement a broad range of public health policies. They also discuss their big accomplishments of the last year that provided the basis for their LHD of the Year Award applications.
July 5, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Carson City Health Director Nicki Aaker. They discussed how a small health department creates public and private partnerships. They also discussed the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act Reauthorization after Carson City saw excessive flooding in January, 2017. Finally, the discuss the importance of the Medical Reserve Corps.
June 20, 2018
Two old friends, and past NACCHO Presidents, Bob Harmon and Hugh Tilson recall their work on the landmark report from the Institute of Medicine entitled "The Future of Public Health" on its 30th anniversary. They discuss what went into the report and how it was received in 1988. They also discuss what they believe in 2018 is the future of public health.
June 7, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Public Health Director at the Middleton Board of Health and State Association of County and City Health Official Derek Fullerton to talk about their new opioid toolkit for all local health departments in Massachusetts. The toolkit contains best practices around opioids. They also discuss newly legalized cannabis in the state.
May 16, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response Dr. Robert Kadlec. Dr. Kadlec discussed his four priority areas as the ASPR. Dr. Kadlec also talked about how small-to-medium-sized health departments can develop a smart emergency management plan.
May 3, 2018
Ian Goldstein sat down with Health Officer and Administrator for the Monroe County Health Department Bob Eadie. Bob and Ian discuss the public health impacts of Hurricane Irma that hit the Florida Keys in August 2017. They discuss lessons learned as well as how local public health can develop plans for extreme weather conditions in the future.
April 5, 2018
In this week's episode of Podcast from Washington, Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the Omnibus funding for FY2018. Ian sat down with NACCHO Lead Research Scientist and Director of Research Nick Williams and Carol Moehrle from the Idaho North Central District joined the conversation by phone to talk about her health department's experience with the Forces of Change survey and why it is vital that local health departments participate in the survey.
March 8, 2018
Ian Goldstein is joined by Health Director of the Middle Brook Regional Health Commission and NACCHO President-elect Kevin Sumner. They discuss local health issues at the health department including the opioid epidemic and ways that the Middle Brook looks to combat addiction.
February 15, 2018
In this week's episode of Podcast from Washington, Eli Briggs and Ian Goldstein are back after a brief hiatus to discuss the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018. Found out how much funding Congress will appropriate to public health programs in the FY2018 and FY2019 appropriations budget.
January 12, 2018
On this week’s episode of “Podcast from Washington,” NACCHO Government Affairs staff Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discussed the confirmation hearing on the nomination of Alex Azar as Health and Human Services Secretary. They also discuss the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) reauthorization and a continuing resolution to fund the government after January 19. Later in the program, NACCHO’s Kabaye Diriba and Chevelle Glymph discuss the Medical Reserve Corps 2017 Profile Study.
December 21, 2017
An interview with Dean for the Boston University School of Public Health Dr. Sandro Galea. Dr. Galea discussed his presentation at NACCHO Annual 2017 on the rising costs of healthcare per capita in the US versus other developed nations around the world. He also discussed health outcomes and how those outcomes are predicted by zip code.
December 8, 2017
Ian Goldstein sat down with the Executive Director of Northwest Bronx Clergy Coalition Sandra Lobo. The Northwest Bronx Clergy Coalition is an organization that fights for racial and economic justice. They discuss a brief history of the Bronx and social justice issues.
November 17, 2017
On the latest episode of Podcast from Washington, Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the Prevention and Public Health Fund that may be used to offset tax cuts. They also discuss the NACCHO Opioid briefing, and Hurricane Harvey supplemental funding.
October 26, 2017
NACCHO President and Executive Director of Harris County Public Health Dr. Umair Shah is this week’s guest on the NACCHO Podcast Series. Dr. Shah described his harrowing experience balancing his leadership role in public health and as a victim of Hurricane Harvey that ravaged his community and jurisdiction in Harris County, TX. Dr. Shah talked about the importance of public health emergency preparedness and hospital system preparedness programs.
October 13, 2017
In this week’s Podcast from Washington update, NACCHO government affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss changes made by Executive Order to the Affordable Care Act. Also, NACCHO Senior Advisor for Public Health Programs Dr. Oscar Alleyne is on the program to give an update on hurricane and wildfire relief efforts by local health departments.
September 22, 2017
In this week's episode of "Podcast from Washington," Eli Briggs and Ian Goldstein discuss the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill and what it would mean for the Prevention and Public Health Fund. They also discuss the reauthorization of MIECHV and CHIP. Next, Ian Goldstein sat down with Health Director of Kanawha County, WV Dr. Michael Brumage to discuss his devastating experience with the opioid epidemic that took the lives of 64,000 Americans in 2016.
September 7, 2017
Ian Goldstein sat down with Health Director of Kanawha County, WV Dr. Michael Brumage to discuss his devastating experience with the opioid epidemic that took the lives of 64,000 Americans in 2016. Dr. Brumage also discussed how a repeal of the Affordable Care Act would affect his county's Medicaid population.
August 25, 2017
In this week’s Podcast from Washington, Senior Director for Government Affairs Eli Briggs and Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein discuss how local health officials can take action and talk to their Members of Congress while they are still out for August recess through September 4. NACCHO encourages members to schedule meetings and invite Members of Congress to visit their local health department. Download NACCHO’s Advocacy Toolkit to learn more.   Later in the program, Ian Goldstein talks with Senior Advisor for Public Health Programs Calondra Tibbs about the local health department role in breastfeeding initiatives. August is National Breastfeeding Month, and August 25-31 is Black Breastfeeding Week.
July 21, 2017
In this week's episode, Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein sat down with Health Director for Harris County Public Health and new NACCHO President Dr. Umair Shah. They discussed Dr. Shah's priorities as NACCHO's President for the next year, and how he hopes to bring his leadership and experience from Harris County Public Health to his new role at NACCHO.
July 21, 2017
On this week's episode, NACCHO's Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the FY2018 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education bill in the House Appropriations Committee. They also discuss the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act. Later on the program, Ian Goldstein sat down with NACCHO's new President and Health Director for Harris County in TX, Dr. Umair Shah. They discuss Dr. Shah's experience in public health and his priorities for the year as NACCHO President.
June 28, 2017
In this week's Podcast from Washington, Eli Briggs and Ian Goldstein discuss the Senate health care bill that was not brought to a vote following the Congressional Budget Office score that said 22 million people would lose insurance coverage. Also, they discuss NACCHO Annual 2017. David Rozell is the Emergency Preparedness Manager for Tulare County, California. David discussed the CASPER plan and how to implement public health emergency preparedness strategies in a scattered population.
June 16, 2017
On this week's episode of Podcast from Washington, government affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the President's FY2018 budget and how you can prevent cuts to public health programs. Also discussed, Affordable Care Act repeal.  Our interview this week is with Medical Reserve Corps Director Captain Rob Tosatto. Captain Tosatto discusses the importance of the MRC network and how they are best fit to respond to disasters in their communities.
May 24, 2017
In this week's episode of Podcast from Washington Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the release of President Trump's first comprehensive budget and what that means for public health.  Later in the program, Ian Goldstein sat down with CDC Director for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Dr. Stephen Redd from the 2017 Public Health Emergency Preparedness Summit in Atlanta. They discuss preparedness and response efforts by local health departments.
May 11, 2017
In this week's Podcast from Washington, Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss AHCA, as well as the pending President's budget for FY2018. Also discussed, the Senate approved FDA Commissioner nominee Scott Gottlieb.  Commander Skip Payne sat down with Ian Goldstein at the 2017 Public Health Preparedness Summit in Atlanta, GA. They discussed the Medical Reserve Corps, and the future of the Corps facing steep budget cuts.
April 27, 2017
Dr. Ellen Carlin and Dr. Asha George are Co-Directors for the Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense, a comprehensive assessment of the state of US biodefense efforts. Dr. Carlin and Dr. George discuss the 33 steps the government can take to mitigate the threats, and improve the nation's biodefense capabilities.
March 31, 2017
In this week's episode of "Podcast from Washington," Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs from NACCHO Government Affairs discuss the death of the American Health Care Act and what comes next. Also discussed, Trump's budget cuts and the new drug czar.
March 13, 2017
In this week's episode of Podcast from Washington, Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs from NACCHO's Government Affairs team analyze the replacement bill American Health Care Act. They look at what's in the bill and what it can mean for the future of public health if passed.
March 6, 2017
Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen sat down with Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein to discuss the Chief Health Strategist position in Baltimore City. Dr. Wen describes how the Chief Health Strategist framework addresses needs and issues of local health officials in Baltimore and throughout the country. Finally, Dr. Wen addresses the challenges she sees in public health over the next 3-5 years.
February 28, 2017
In the latest Podcast from Washington, NACCHO's Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Director Eli Briggs discuss the Prevention and Public Health Fund, as well as ACA repeal and replace. They also discuss what to expect from the Office of Management and Budget with new Director Mick Mulvaney.
February 22, 2017
NACCHO’s Ian Goldstein talks to Edward L. Hunter, who joined the de Beaumont Foundation as President and Chief Executive Officer in February 2015. Mr. Hunter was a leading voice for the nation’s preeminent public health and scientific research programs. Today, he’ll talk about the critical role of policy, and how public health officials can engage more effectively with their elected officials at both the local and national levels.
February 13, 2017
NACCHO Executive Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck interviews Professor of Global Health at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington. Dr. Hasbrouck and Dr. Mokdad discuss the newly launched Population Health Initiative, as well as health inequity at the county level.
February 6, 2017
In the latest episode of podcast from Washington Government Affairs Director Eli Briggs and Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein discuss Rep. Tom Price's confirmation as Secretary for HHS. The also discuss EPA regulations and Congress' implementation of the Congressional Review Act for all regulations. Finally, they discuss repeal of the Affordable Care Act and consequences including the repeal of the Prevention and Public Health Fund.
January 30, 2017
NACCHO has released its 2016 National Profile of Local Health Departments. Senior Specialist for Research and Evaluation at NACCHO Nathalie Robin sat down with Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein to discuss the findings in the report. The report provides a comprehensive overview of local health departments, including their participation in emergency preparedness, accreditation, and information technology.
January 23, 2017
NACCHO Executive Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck sat down with Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein to discuss the Chief Health Strategist Framework. Dr. Hasbrouck also discusses the biggest challenges facing public health officials in the next three to five years.
January 9, 2017
John Auerbach was the Associate Director for Policy at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and will be the President of Trust for America's Health this year. Before leaving CDC, he was instrumental in the RESOLVE report "The High-Achieving Government Health Department in 2020 as the Community Chief Health Strategist." Auerbach discusses the report with Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein, and how the Chief Health Strategist framework can help local health departments take action.
December 19, 2016
In NACCHO's 100th podcast episode Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein interviews NACCHO Executive Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck. They discuss Dr. Hasbrouck's career in public health, as well as his goals for NACCHO in the new year. They also discuss transitioning to a new administration and the focus on Public Health 3.0.
December 9, 2016
Adult Vaccine Access Coalition (AVAC) Co-Chairs Phyllis Arthur and Laura Hanen joined AVAC Co-Directors Lisa Foster and Abby Bownas in a conversation about AVAC and why it is important for adults to get vaccinated. The group also discussed how health affects the economy, and their plans for the incoming new Administration and Congress.
November 7, 2016
Emily Holubowich is the Executive Director for the Coalition for Health Funding, the oldest and largest non-profit alliance working to preserve and strengthen public health investment. Emily discussed her work with CHF, advocacy for public health, and advocating for Zika and against sequestration.
October 18, 2016
At NACCHO Annual 2016 in Phoenix, NACCHO Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein sat down with former HUD Director Ron Sims. The discussed a number of different public health issues, including HUD's ban on smoking in public housing and police/community relationships.
October 6, 2016
In this week's episode of Podcast from Washington Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the continuing resolution passed by Congress before the election that provided $1.1 billion in funding for the Zika virus. Also discussed, the Flint, MI water crisis, opioids, and the transition to a new administration
September 2, 2016
Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services Dr. Karen DeSalvo has a plan to move public health forward in the 21st Century from 2.0 to 3.0. With a focus on health information technology, Dr. DeSalvo laid out her plan to NACCHO Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein on how health IT is changing how local health departments operate on a day-to-day basis.
September 1, 2016
In this week's episode of Podcast from Washington, Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss Congress coming back from break, Zika inaction, and how to talk to your Members of Congress about lead poisoning prevention.
August 25, 2016
Two members of the Big Cities Health Coalition, Health Officer for San Francisco Tomas Aragon and Director of Health Equity for DC Department of Health Anneta Arno sat down to speak with Government Affairs Specialist Ian Goldstein to talk about their findings on health equity in their cities, and how to improve health access to vulnerable populations.
August 8, 2016
Health Director for Harris County in TX, Dr. Umair Shah is at the forefront of the Zika virus response. He sat down with Ian Goldstein to discuss what steps other local health departments can take to prepare for and respond to the Zika virus.
August 1, 2016
On this week's episode Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the Zika emergency package, the Democratic National Convention, and NACCHO plans for a new administration.
July 1, 2016
Recorded at the NACCHO Annual Conference in Phoenix, Gretchen Musicant sat down with Ian Goldstein to discuss advocacy and being a part of the Big Cities Health Coalition.
June 27, 2016
On this week's episode, Eli and Ian discuss the Zika funding package passed in the House before the 4th of July break, as well as opioid coalition meetings.
June 7, 2016
On this week's episode, Ian and Eli discuss the Zika Virus and the local health department response. Also discussed, Appropriations Subcommittee approved their first Labor-HHS bill in seven years.
June 1, 2016
Program analyst at ASPR Natalie Grant sat down with Ian Goldstein at the 2016 Preparedness Summit in Dallas, TX to discuss the development of the Disaster Recovery Tracking Tool. The tool is used to measure how well communities recover after disaster strikes.
May 18, 2016
On this week's episode of Podcast From Washington, Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the Zika emergency supplemental that has passed the Senate and moved back to the House, as well as the passage of 16 Opioids bills.
May 16, 2016
Bill Raisch is the Executive Director for the International Center for Enterprise Preparedness at New York University. He and Ian Goldstein discuss the private sector commonalities with the public sector in increasing community resiliency and preparedness activities.
May 9, 2016
Andrew Salkin is the COO for 100 Resilient Cities, pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation. One Hundred Resilient Cities is dedicated to helping cities around the world become more resilient to the physical, social and economic challenges that are a growing part of the 21st Century. Andrew discussed 100 Resilient Cities with Ian Goldstein at the 2016 Preparedness Summit.
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