2017  Preparedness Summit

CM2797

 AGENDA

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 (Day 1)

Opening Plenary PL1                                                                                                   8:00AM – 10:00AM

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions and Demos A01 – A16                                     10:30AM – 12:00PM

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions and Demos B01 – B10                                      1:30PM – 3:00PM

Concurrent Workshops – WS01 – WS07 (minus 30 minute break)              1:30PM – 5:00PM

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions and Demos C01 – C09                                     3:30PM – 5:00PM

 

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 (Day 2)

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions and Demos D01 – D16                                    8:30AM – 10:00AM

Partner Town Hall Sessions TH01 – TH03                                                             10:30AM – 12:00PM

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions and Demos E01 – E11                                     1:30PM – 3:00PM

Concurrent Workshops – WS08 – WS12 (minus 30 minute break)              1:30PM – 5:00PM

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions F01-F03                                                                 3:30PM – 5:00PM

Concurrent Quick Hit Sessions QH1-QH8                                                                 3:30PM – 4:15PM

Concurrent Quick Hit Sessions QH9-QH15                                                             4:30PM – 5:15PM

 

Thursday, April 27, 2017 (Day 3)

Plenary Session PL2                                                                                                      8:30AM – 10:00AM

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions G01-G16                                                               10:30AM – 12:00PM

Policy Town Hall Sessions TH4 – TH6                                                                     1:30PM – 3:00PM

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions H01-H13                                                               3:30PM – 5:00PM
Concurrent Quick Hit Sessions QH 16-17                                                                 3:30PM – 4:15PM

Concurrent Quick Hit Sessions QH 18-QH 19                                                         4:30PM – 5:15PM

 

Friday, April 28, 2017 (Day 4)

Concurrent (Learning) Sessions I01 – I13                                                                   8:30AM – 10:00AM

Closing Plenary, PL3                                                                                                        10:30AM – 12:00PM

 

Name Credentials
(Last, First) (Degrees, Title, Organization)
Abramson, David PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, NYU College of Global Public Health
Ahrens, Tom Pharm.D., Chief, Emergency Planning and Response Branch, California Department of Public Health
Alleyne, Oscar DrPH, Senior Advisor, Programs, NACCHO
Ansari, Armin PhD, Radiological Assessment Lead, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Arafat, Raouf MD, MPH, Assistant Director, Houston Health Department
Arnesen, Stacey M.S., Branch Chief, Disaster Information Management Research Center Specialized Information Services, National Library of Medicine
Askenazi, Michele MPH, CHES, Director of Emergency Preparedness and Response, Tri-County Health Department
Austin, Jessica BIS, MPH, Epidemiologist, Green River District Health Department
Avery, Kerrethel BS, Emergency Management Specialist, CDC/OPHPR
Babcock, Sarah MPH, Healthy Population and Planning Manager, New Orleans Health Department
Backer, Jeffrey MBA, Public Health Program Director, Pennsylvania Department of Health
Bakker, Gerrit BS, Senior Director, Public Health Preparedness, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Ban, Jonathan MA, Director, ASPR/OPP
Barber, Karl Health Physicist Administrative, Mississippi State Department of Health
Barden,Sarah PharmD, MBA, Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, Michigan Pharmacists Association
Barishansky, Raphael MPH, MS, CPM, Deputy Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Health
Barnett, Cara MPH, Public Health Intelligence Officer, Illinois Department of Public Health – Illinois State Police – Statewide Terrorism and Intelligence Center
Batts, Dahna MD, FACEP; CAPT, U.S. Public Health Service, Deputy Chief, Healthcare Preparedness Activity, CDC/OPHPR
Beerman, Abby BS, MPH, Epidemiologist, Green River District Health Department
Best, Johnathan LP, CHPP, DABCHS, Director of Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Connecticut Department of Public Health
Bhavsar, Tina PharmD, Health Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response / Division of Strategic National Stockpile
Bibbins, Kenneth BS, CEO, PrepWorld LLC
Biddinger, Paul MD, Director, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Emergency Preparedness Research, Evaluation and Practice (EPREP) Program
Biggerstaff, Matthew MPH, Epidemiologist, Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Billings, Christine MPH, Emergency Preparedness and Response Coordinator, Jefferson County Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Program
Blaser, Catherine MPH, RN, PHN, ACRN, Epidemiology/Bioterrorism Public Health Nurse Supervisor, County of San Diego
Bloomfield, Clarence BS, IT Program Manager, Leidos
Boggs-Blake, Clarissa Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, Barry-Eaton District Health Department
Bresnahan, Ryann MS, Project Manager, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Emergency Preparedness Research, Evaluation and Practice (EPREP) Program
Brown, Doris MEd, MS, RN, CNS, Public Health Executive Director, Louisiana Department of Health-Office of Public Health, Bureau of Community Preparedness
Brown, Heather MPH, Medical and Public Health Readiness Coordinator, U.S. Department of Homeland Security/ Office of Health Affairs
Brownstein, John PhD, Chief Innovation Officer, Medicine Research, Computational Health Informatics Program (CHIP), Boston Children’s Hospital
Boudreau, Alan J. BS, Strategic National Stockpile Coordinator, Connecticut Department of Health
Bulloch-Khayat, Dee Dee MS, Public Health Preparedness Planner, Southern Nevada Health District
Burel, William G Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Strategic National Stockpile
Burns, Nancy BA, EMT, CHEP, MRC Coordinator, Westford Health Department
Casey, Sean MPhil, Deputy Director – Emergency Response, International Medical Corps
Caum, Jessica MPH, MS, Assistant Program Manager, BioTerrorism and Public Health, Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Chandler, Thomas  PhD, National Center for Disaster Preparedness
Chandrasekera, Ruvani MPH, Public Health Analyst, HHS/ASPR/DIHS
Choudhary, Ekta PhD, Senior Service Fellow, CDC/NCEH
Chughtai, Sarah MPP, Program Analyst, Informatics, National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)
Clement, Kimberly MPH, Program Consultant, North Carolina Public Health Preparedness & Response
Clements, Bruce MPH, Public Health Preparedness Director, Texas Department of State Health Services
Cochran, Jack Emergency Response Coordinator, TN Dept of Health
Coletta, Michael MPH, National Syndromic Surveillance Program (NSSP), CDC/OPHSS/CSELS/DHIS
Connelly, Mary BS, Emergency Management Technical Apps and Training Manager, ORAU
Contreras, Charlene REHS, Environmental Health Services Manager, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Health Protection Bureau
Contreras, Michael MS, Director of Emergency Operations, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Health Protection Bureau
Cooper, Arthur MD, , Harlem Hospital Center
Cooper, Timothy MA, CEM, Director of the Office of Preparedness, Delaware Divison of Public Health
Crawford, Roberta MPA, MEP, Planning and Exercise Unit Administrator, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Curren, Stephen MSFS, Director of Division of Resilience, HHS/ASPR
Deffer, Katherine BS, Senior Program Analyst, NACCHO
Dela Cruz, Jason MPH, Public Health Preparedness Health Educator, Hawaii State Department of Health
Delaney, Lisa MS, BS, Associate Director for Emergency Preparedness and Response, CDC/NIOSH
Dickerson, David BS, Public Health Advisor, CDC/OPHPR
Dillard, Lisa B.S., Community Resilience Activity Lead, CDC/ OPHPR/ DSNS
Dobalian, Aram PhD, MPH, JD, Director, Veterans Emergency Management Evaluation Center
Dodge, Barbara BA-E, Director of Hospital Preparedness Programs, Center for Preparedness Education, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Preparedness Education
Dorr, Travis MEd, MS, RN, CNS, Public Health Executive Director, Louisiana Department of Health-Office of Public Health, Bureau of Community Preparedness
Donato, Darrin BA, Senior Policy Analyst/Resilience Policy Coordinator, DHHS/ASPR
Duggan, Betty BA, Director, NYC Medical Reserve Corps, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Dunn, Sara BS, Emergency Planner Intern, Jefferson County Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Department
Durno, Mark Homeland Security Advisor / On-Scene Coordinator, U.S. EPA
Eisenman, David MD, MSHS, Associate Professor, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
Elder, Jeffrey MD, FAAEM, FACEP, FAEMS, Director, Medical Director; New Orleans EMS
Erickson, Benjamin Public Health Analyst, CDC/DSNS
Esbitt, Deborah RN, MS, Health Scientist, CDC
Esposito, Tony MBA, President and Chief Executive Officer, C2Logix
Everson, Suzanne BA, Regional Emergency Management Specialist, HHS/ACF
Faler, Guy MBA, PMP, Program Manager, Northrop Grumman Technical Services
Finne, Kristen B.A., Senior Policy Analyst, Project Manager HHS emPOWER Initiative, HHS/ASPR/OPP/DHSP
Firoved, Aaron PhD, Director, National Biosurveillance Integration Center, DHS/OHA
Fitzgerald, Tom MPH, Public Health Analyst, CDC/NCIRD/ISD – Contractor
Foltin, George MD, Principal Investigator, New York City Pediatric Disaster Coalition
Formanski, Stephen PsyD, CAPT, USPHS/  Regional Emergency Coordinator Region 3, HHS/ASPR/OEM Region 3
Frame, Jason MBA, IT Manager, Southern Nevada Health District
Franz, Walter MD, Assistant professor of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Fredenberg, John M.S., B.S., B.A., Emergency Response Specialist – Team Lead, CDC/ OPHPR/ DSNS
Friel, Melissa M.S., Director of Preparedness Division, Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
Funk, Renee M.S., B.S., B.A., Emergency Response Specialist – Team Lead, CDC/ OPHPR/ DSNS
Gabriel, Emily MPH, BioWatch Preparedness and Response Director, DHS OHA
Galfano, Greg MA, CEM, AEMT, Emergency Services Coordinator, Tennessee Department of Health
Garbarino, Barbara BA, Project Liaison, Resilient Children/Resilient Communities Initiative, Childcare Council of Putnam and Duchess County
Gardner, Aaron MD, MS, FAAP, Physician, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center
Garrington, Sara MSW, MA, Emergency Preparedness and Response Coordinator, Tri-County Health Department
Gillis, Rebecca MPH, CHES, Public Health Preparedness Branch Manager, Kentucky Department for Public Health
Gin, June PhD, Research Health Scientist, Veterans Emergency Management Evaluation Center, VA
Goff, Robert MPH, Emergency Response Coordinator, Tennessee Department of Health
Goldfarb, Zachary EMT-P, CHSP, CHEP, CHSO, CEM, President, Incident Management Solutions, Inc.
Goodell, Jessica MPH, Temporary Epidemiology Field Assignee, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (on assignment); The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response
Goodin, Kate MS, MPH, Epidemiology and Data Services Program Manager, Maricopa County Department of Public Health
Goolsby, Craig MD, MEd, Deputy Director, National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health
Gorelick, Damon BA, EMT-P, SNS Analyst, Michigan Department of Health and Human Serivces, Division of Emergency Preparendess and Response
Graitcer, Sam MD, Pandemic Influenza Vaccine Response Program Deputy, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Disease
Grant, Natalie MPH, Program Analyst, HHS/ASPR
Green, David MS, Senior Emergency Preparedness Planner, Tennessee Department of Health, Tennessee Dept. of Health
Gregg, Joe MA, Program Manager, CDC/NCIRD/ICU
Gridley-Smith, Chelsea PhD, Program Analyst, NACCHO
Grimm, Dee RN, JD, Director of Business and Program Development, BCFS Health and Human Services
Gulley,  Kelly MPH, Project Coordinator, National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health
Gurnick, Michael Chair NACCHO MRC Workgroup
Hadi, Tamer MS, Director of Strategic Technology, NYC Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene
Hagan, Celia Manager, Public Policy, APHL
Halvorson, Clark BS, Assistant Secretary for Environmental Public Health, Washington State Department of Health
Hanen, Laura BS, MPP, Director of Government Affairs, National Association of County and City Health Officials
Harmon, Carla PhD, MSN, Registered Nurse Consultant, Louisiana Department of Health-Office of Public Health, Bureau of Community Preparedness
Hart, Selwin Director, United Nations Secretary General’s Climate Change Support Team (CCST)
Hauser, Toni MA, Emergency Preparedness Specialist, Minneapolis Health Department
Heartsfield, Bryan MS, Emergency Manager, CDC/DSNS
Herring, Maulin Chris PhD, Executive Director of the Institute for Homeland Security and Workforce Development at North Carolina Central, North Carolina Central University
Hershey, Tina Batra JD, MPH, Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
Heumann, Michael MPH, MA, Principal Epidemiologist, HeumannHealth Consulting LLC, and Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists
Hick, John MD, Lead Editor, ASPR TRACIE, ASPR and Hennepin County Medical Center
High, Ken PEM, Lieutenant / District Coordinator, Michigan State Police – Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division
Hirst, Jeremy MBA, MPH, MS, Deputy Director, DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Hoff, Christopher MPH, Assistant Director of Community Health Resources, DuPage County Health Department
Hoffacker, Leah EMHP, SNS Program Manager, Georgia Department of Public Health
Hope, Allison Planner, Public Health/Emergency Preparedness, Berkshire Regional Planning Commission
Hopper, David BA, Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, McLean County Health Department
Horton, Clayton MPH, RS, Environmental Director, Green River District Health Department
Howell, David PhD, MPhil, MS, Senior Program Analyst, ASPR/OPP
Hubbard, T Oliver MS, Senior Deputy Director, District of Columbia Department of Health
Hughes, Susan BS, Software Engineer/Business Analyst, Northrop Grumman Technical Services
Hunter, David MPH, MSW, Lead Training Specialist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Isakov, Alexander MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Emory University
Jaitly, Nina MD, Contractor, NIH/NIEHS
Jammer, Cornelia MRC Unit Coordinator, Homeland Preparedness Project
Jani, Dev PhD, MPH, Deputy Director, City of New Orleans
Jarrett, Elizabeth M.A., Program Analyst, ASPR/Division of Communications
Jermyn, John MS, EMT-B, Project Coordinator, New York City Pediatric Disaster Coalition/Maimonides Medical Center
Johnson, Michelle PharmD, BCACP, Pharmacist, Fairview Pharmacy
Jones, LaBrina Doctorate, PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT LIAISON, CDC/OPHPR
Kagey, Betsy BS, MSPH, PhD, Academic and Special Projects Liaison, Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response, Georgia Department of Public Health, Division of Health Protection/ Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response
Kashyap, Rahul MBBS, Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Senior Research Coordinator, Mayo Clinic
Kaul, Rachel MSW, Senior Policy Analyst/Behavioral Health Lead, DHHS/ASPR
Keller, Peggy  MPH, CPM, Program Manager, Community Preparedness and Resilience, DC Department of Health
Kelmore, Ashley MSc, MPA, Response Planning Manager, Public Health – Seattle and King County
Khan, Manal MPA, Public Health Consultant, NC DHHS/PHPR
Kiger, Jennifer MPH, Chief, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Harris County Public Health
Killian, Timothy PhD, Associate Professor, Human Development and Family Sciences, University of Arkansas
Kirk, Mark MD, Director, Chemical Defense Program, DHS/ Office of Health Affairs
Klaes, Gabriella JD, Policy Analyst, Radiation Studies Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Konen, Tess MPH, Senior Epidemiologist, Minnesota Department of Health, MN Tracking Program
Koon, Bryan BS, Graduate Certificate, MBA, Director of the Florida Division of Emergency Management and the President of the National Emergency Management Association, Florida Division of Emergency Management, Executive Office of the Governor of Florida
Koonin, Lisa DrPH, MN, MPH, Director (Acting), Influenza Coordination Unit, CDC/NCIRD
Kosmos, Christine RN MSN BSN, Director, DSLR, CDC DSLR
Kuwabara, Sachiko MA, PhD, Director, Deployment Risk Mitigation, CDC/DEO
Kyriacopoulos, Peter Senior Director, Public Policy, APHL
Labrador, Mitch VP – Software Development, Creative Veteran Productions, LLC
Lambert, Rachelle L.Ac., MAOM, Dipl. OM, Unit Coordinator, Colorado Acupuncture Medical Reserve Corps
Lance, Lou Ann MSN RN, Public Health Program Nurse, Bureau of Communicable Disease Control/NYSDOH
Larsen, Keith Emergency Services Director, Bear River Health Department
Lauer, Erin BA, Community Preparedness Manager, Save the Children
Lee, Eva PhD, Director, Center for Operations Research in Medicine and HealthCare, Georgia Institute of Technology
Leinenveber, David RN,BSN, Public Health Programs Manager, Phoenix Homeland Defense Bureau
Leinhos, Mary PhD, MS, Senior Health Scientist, CDC/OPHPR
Lepore, Kristin MPH, Region II Liaison, MRC Program, ASPR, HHS, ASPR/HHS
Levine, Cheryl PhD, Team Lead for At-Risk Individuals, HHS/ASPR/ABC
Li, Jennifer MS, Senior Director, Environmental Health, NACCHO
Lieberman, Joseph, I JD, Co-Chair, Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense
Luce, Christie BA, MPA, Chief, Bureau of Preparedness and Response, Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Preparedness and Response
Madsen, Terry JD, Public Health Planner/Emergency Response Coordinator
Mahaney, Mollie MPH, Senior Public Health Advisor, Centers for Disease Control
Malone, Debbie BS, Project Liaison, Resilient Children/Resilient Communities Initiative, Childcare of Northwest Arkansas
Marinissen, Maria Julia PhD, Director, Division of International Health Security, HHS/ASPR
Marquis, Melissa RN, MS, Public Health Emergency Response Specialist, West Hartford-Bloomfield and Farmington Valley Health Districts
Martinez, DeAndrea MPH, HEALTH SCIENTIST, CDC/OPHPR
Martinez, Diana PhD, MPH, Epidemiology Program Manager, Harris County Public Health
Martinez, Kenneth MS, BioWatch Environmental Assessment Team Lead, DHS/OHA/BioWatch Program
Masters, Paula DrPH(c), MPH, HCMC, Assistant Dean of Student Services/Director, East Tennessee State University
Mays, Glen PhD, MPH, Scutchfield Endowed Professor of Health Services and Systems Research Director, National Health Security Preparedness Index Program Management Office Director, UK Center for Public Health Services and Systems Research, University of Kentucky College of Public Health
McBurney, Ruth MS, CHP, Executive Director, Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors
McCarthy, Claudine MA, Emergency Communications Coordinator, Wisconsin Department of Health Services
McClendon, Michael “Mac”  Director, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Harris County Public Health
McDonough, Erin BA, Rhode Island Medical Reserve Corps Unit and State Coordinator, RI DMAT Inc.
McGarvey, Kenneth B.S., Public Health Program Adminstrator, Pennyslvania Department of Health
McGowan, Erica M.S., Director, Infectious Disease Preparedness, ASTHO
McKinney, Suzet DrPH, MPH, Executive Director, Illinois Medical District Commission
McNeill, Charleen PhD, MSN, RN, Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
McPhee, Kyle MS, Director of Preparedness Programs, Hagerty Consulting
McPherson, Stephanie BA, BS, Cities Readiness Imitative and Chempack Coordinator, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Measer, Gregory JD, Regulatory Counsel, FDA/Office of Counterterrorism and Emerging Threats
Medcalf, Sharon PhD, Assistant Professor, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Medina, Eric MPA, Senior Countermeasures Special Projects Planner, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Melton, Michael MA, Emergency Logistics Coordinator, L. A. Co. Dept. of Public Health
Michael, Gretchen JD, Acting, Chief Operating Officer, US Department of Health and Human Services
Miller, Aaron MPH, Director, City of New Orleans
Misner, Heather MPP, Director, Preparedness and Clinical Outreach, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Mitchell, Carla MPH, National Technical Assistance Coordinator, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Mitchell, Chris BA, Founder and CEO, Onward Innovation, LLC
Molella, Robin MD MPH, Assistant Professor Preventive Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Moody, Veronica BSBA, Emergency Preparedness and Response Planner III, Tri-County Health Department
Moulia, Danielle MPH, Public Health Analyst, CDC/NCIRD/ISD – Contractor
Mora, Angela Med, Deputy Health Director, City of El Paso Department of Public Health
Mozzer, Michael PMP, MEP, Coordinator, Project Management Office, Yale New Haven Health System Center or Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response
Murto, Christine PhD, Coordinator, Refugee Health, County of San Diego
Murto, Christine PhD, Coordinator, Refugee Health, County of San Diego
Mutisya, Philliph Ed.D., Profesor of Education, North Carolina Central University
Nash, Meg MPH, Principal Consultant, Bio-Defense Netwrok
Navon, Livia MS, Career Epidemiology Field Officer, CDC/Illinois Department of Public Health
Needle, Scott MD, FAAP, Chief Medical Officer, Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida
Newland, Stephen Special Agent / Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Coordinator, FBI/Atlanta Field Office
Nichols, Dave BS, CEM, Public Health Reserve Corps Manager, Public Health Seattle and King County
Novak, Sabrina MS, Emergency Response Coordinator, Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department
Nowotarski, Allison MS, Public Affairs Specialist, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Ogg, Siri MS, Volunteer and Planning Coordinator, Oklahoma City-County Health Department
Pate, Tracy Public Health Emergency Preparedness Specialist, Cleveland Department of Public Health/ Office of Emergency Preparedness
Patel, Anita PharmD, MS, Lead, Medical Care and Countermeasures, CDC/NCIRD/ICU
Patel, Bijal MPH, Emergency Preparedness Analyst, New Orleans Health Department
Patel, Mili JD, MPH, Public Health Analyst, HHS/ASPR/ABC
Patel, Resham MPH, Training and Exrcise Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle and King County
Patrick-Mudd, Lisa MPH, BA, Emergency Planning Analyst, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Payne, Skip A. MSPH, REHS/RS, CPH, CHEP, Deputy Director, ASPR/Medical Reserve Corps
Penovich, Dean MPH, Preparedness Director, Utah Department of Health
Pepin, Dawn JD, MPH, Public Health Analyst, Chenega Technical and Professional Services, LLC serving CDC’s Public Health Law Program
Perdue, Christopher MD, MPH, IHR Branch Chief, HHS/ASPR
Perez, Phillip RN, WMD/Medical Intelligence Analyst/ Public Health Nurse, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Peterson, Paul PharmD, Director, Emergency Preparedness Program
Pethan, Mark MPA, Emergency Preparedness Planner, Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
Pettyjohn, Sam MPH, Center Coordinator, East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine
Pickering, Charles “Chuck” MPH, MBA, HEM, Chief Safety Officer, City of Hope National Medical Center (Duarte, CA)
Pietz, Ferdinand BS, MS, Public Health Analyst, CDC/OPHPR/DSNS
Piltch-Loeb, Rachael MSPH, Doctoral Student, New York University
Pinto, Meredith MPH, Health Scientist, CDC/OPHPR
Piper, Catherine MPH, CHES, Incident Management Training and Development Program Team Lead
Plough, Alonzo PhD, MPH, Vice-President for Research and Evaluation and Chief Science Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Porter, Charlotte MPH, Deputy Director, FEMA, Individual and Community Preparedness Division
Prasher, Joanna PhD, Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures Enterprise Branch Chief, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
Puerini, Raymond MPH, Senior Program Analyst, National Association of County and City Health Officials
Quinn, Megan DrPH, MSc, Assistant Professor, East Tennessee State University College of Public Health Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Quintana, Nanci Ann BA, Program Specialist, Mesa County Health Department
Rajnowski, Greg M.A., Emergency Preparedness and Response Program Manager, Mesa County Health Department
Ramsey, Sarah MPH, Emergency Management Specialist, CDC/OPHPR
Remington, Jim RN, Program Analyst, NIH/NIEHS
Resnick, Aaron MA, Planning and Preparedness Coordinator, Northwest Healthcare Response Network
Rhodes, Trevor MS, BS, Whole Community Planning Coordinator, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Richardson, William MPH, Health Officer, Manalapan Township Board of Health
Ridge, Thomas J JD, Co-Chair, Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense
Ringenberg, Matthew MPH, Emergency Response Coordinator, Illinois Department of Public Health
Rinn, Christopher BS, Assistant Commissioner, Public Health Infrastructure, Laboratories and Emergency Preparedness (PHILEP), New Jersey Department of Health
Robinson, Misty MA, Senior Public Health Preparedness Planner, Southern Nevada Health District
Robinson, Judith JD, MPH, MLIS, Supervisory Public Health Analyst, DC Department of Health's Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Administration (HEPRA)
Rodriguez, Michelle Ph.D., Senior Instructional Desginer, Creative Veteran Productions, LLC
Romanosky, Albert MD, PhD, Medical Director / State Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Office of Preparedness and Response
Rosen, Jonathan MS, CIH, National Clearinghouse for Worker Safety and Health Training
Roth, Joanne B.S., Public Health Program Manager, Pennsylvania Department of Health
Rouse O’Neill, Linda MA, Vice President, Government Affairs, Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA)
Rozell, David MPH, CPH, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Manager, Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency
Rubin, Elizabeth MPH, BA, All Hazards Analyst, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Rufus, Ian Emergency Management Specialist, Public Health England
Runnels, Laura MPH, Principal, LAR Consulting, LLC
Salame-Alfie, Adela PhD, Senior Service Fellow, CDC/NCEH
Salim, Anikah MPH, CPH, Biosurveillance Epidemiologist, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Office of Preparedness
Sanchez, Beau MPH, Philadelphia Medical Reserve Corps Coordinator
Sanchez, Natalie MPH, CHES, MCM Team Lead, CDC/DSLR
Sanders, John DVM, DACVPM, Veterinary Medical Officer, DHS/OHA/FAVD
Savoia, Elena MD, MPH, Research Scientist, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
Scanlan-Hanson, Lori BSN, MS, Quality Specialist Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Schlegelmilch, Jeff MPH, MBA, Deputy Director, National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Earth Institute | Columbia University
Schmitz, Susan MAIDP, Senior Project Director, US Department of Veterans Affairs
Schreiber, Merritt PhD, Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA/ Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Schwartz, Suzanne MD, MBA, Associate Director for Science and Strategic Partnership; Acting Director for Emergency Preparedness Operations and Medical Countermeasures, FDA/ Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Schwerzmann, Joy PhD, Project/Program Manager, Batelle
Sexton, Taylor MPH, Epidemiologist, Dallas County Health and Human Services
Shannon, Kelly MSPH, Supervisory Special Agent, FBI/Weapons of Mass Destruction Directorate
Shaw, Jeffrey BS, Senior Planning Analyst, Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department
Shiels, Betty PhD-C, MSSW, LCSW, DIrector, KY Emergency Preparedness for Aging and Long Term Care Program, University of Louisville, Kent School of Social Work
Shomo, Steve L.Ac., DOM, AP, CSCS, E-RYT, WFR, Assistant Unit Coordinator and Training Specialist, Colorado Acupuncture Medical Reserve Corps
Silverman, Brenda MS,PHD, Health Scientist, CDC/Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR)
Slight, Ashley MPH, Associate Analyst, Constant and Associates
Sloan, Mark Emergency Management Coordinator, Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Smith, Jason State Strategic National Stockpile Coordinator, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Smith, Richard BS, FF1, Senior Associate, Yale New Haven Health System Center for Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response
Snair, Justin MPA, Program Officer, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Health and Medicine Division, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Sollecito, Danielle MS, LMSW, Senior Program Manager, LTC Emergency Preparedness and Response, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene/Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response
Sorek, Jennifer MA, MEP, Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, Ottawa County Department of Public Health
Sorrentino, Alana BS, Emergency Management Intelligence Officer, Illinois State Police – Statewide Terrorism and Intelligence Center
Sozer, Amanda PhD, President / Forensic Geneticist, SNA International / Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology
Steelfisher, Gillian PhD, MSc, Director, Global Polling Unit, Harvard Opinion Research Program, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Stephens, William MS, Informatics Manager – Office of Public Health Informatics, Tarrant County Public Health
Stephens, Pamela MA, Regional Emergency Planner, Jefferson County Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Department
Stepleton, Jen MA, Program Specialist, Mesa County Health Department
Strauss-Riggs, Kandra MPH, Operations Director, NCDMPH
Strokin, Natasha MPA, Director, Public Health Preparedness, Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade
Sullivan, Maureen MPH, Emergency Preparedness Unit Supervisor, Public Health Laboratory, Minnesota Department of Health
Summers, Sarah MPH, Senior Program Analyst, National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)
Suns, Carrie MPH, Medical Reserve Corps/ Community Relations Coordinator, Tulsa Health Department
Sunshine, Gregory JD, Public Health Analyst, Chenega Technical and Professional Services, LLC serving CDC’s Public Health Law Program
Talbert, Todd MA, Senior Advisor, CDC/OPHPR
Terrill, Jennifer MA, Senior Countermeasures Special Projects, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Thoele, Ashley BSN, RN, Hospital Preparedness Program Manager, Illinois Department of Public Health
Thompson, Kelly JD, Law and Policy Manager, National Nurse-Led Care Consortium
Thornton, Cody MPH/MBA, US IHR Program Manager, HHS/ASPR
Toner, Eric MD, Senior Associate, UPMC Cetner for Health Security
Torres-Urquidy, Miguel DDS, MS, PhD Candidate, Senior Service Fellow, CDC/DHIS
Tweedy, Kevin EMTP, CCEMTP – Taney County Coroner, Commander of Missouri Disaster Response System, Missouri Disaster Response System
Tyson, James MS, Chief, Situational Awareness, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention /Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response
Valentine, Paulette BS, Director of Emergency Preparedness and Response, Southwest Utah Public Health Department
Van Nostrand, Elizabeth JD, Director, Mid-Atlantic Regional Public Health Training Center Associate Director for Law and Policy, Center for Public Health Practice, University of Pittsburgh
Vaughn, Wayne MCEM, CHS IV, Director, Office of Emergency Planning and Response, Mississippi State Department of Health
Vinson, Jeffrey BS, Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer, Harris Health System
Wall, Daniel RN, BSN, PHN, MPPA, Manager Emergency Preparedness, Ventura County Public Health Department
Waters, Cicely MS, Director, Incident Communications, Department of Homeland Security
Weed, Brett MS, MPH, Project Officer, FDA Office of Partnerships
Weinstein, Michele MS, PT, SCS, ATC, Medical Coordinator, Marine Corps Marathon Organization
Wencil, Elaine PhD, MS, BS, Program Manager, HHS/ASPR
Westnedge, Caroline MPH, Business Analyst, CSRA
Wetternach, Courtney MPH, Principal Planning Analyst, Hennepin County Public Health Emergency Preparedness Unit
Wollek, Scott MPA, Program Officer, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Yoder, Jonathan MSW, MPH, Water Preparedness and Response Coordinator, CDC/ NCEZID
Young, Mary K. MPH, Preparedness Field Assignee, CDC/OPHPR/DSLR
Zavaleta, Kathryn MHSA, Principal Health Systems Engineer, Mayo Clinic
Zordan, Jennifer Director Emergency Services Coordination, Van Buren/Cass District Health Department

 

 

OBJECTIVES

  1. Identify current priority areas in public health and healthcare preparedness at the local, state, tribal, and national levels;
  2. Identify current priority areas in public health preparedness resilience and recovery, at the local, state, tribal, and national levels;
  3. Describe emerging practices and theories that can be applied to improve community preparedness and community resilience at the local, state, tribal, and national levels;
  4. Assess key resources and tools that will enhance or sustain professional work or volunteer role in planning for, responding to, and recovering from disasters and other public health emergencies;
  5. Identify opportunities to engage with national stakeholders on Federal guidance and policy issues that will impact state and local preparedness.
    ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:

CME:   This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO).

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

CNE:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

CNE Joint Provider:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and The National Library of Medicine, American Red Cross, Public Health-Seattle & King County, Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, Association of Schools of Public Health, Association of Public Health Laboratories, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Minnesota Public Health Laboratory Division, and the Center for Public Health Practice – University of Pittsburgh are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.

This activity provides 21.5 contact hours.

CEU:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 2.6 CEU’s for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 21.5 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.

 

Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 26.0 CPH recertification credits for this program.

CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC.  Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits.  For assistance please contact NBPHE at http://www.NBPHE.org.

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters with the exception of the following:

  • Kyle McPhee wishes to disclose that he is a consultant for Hagerty Consulting.
  • Kate Nash wishes to disclose that she is a consultant for Bio-Defense Network
  • Gillian Steelfisher wishes to disclose that her husband is a consultant for Eli Lily.

Planning committee reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Presentations will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use with the exception of:

  • Alana Sorrentino’s discussion on Disaster Strikes! How Do you communicate with your partners? She will be discussing:
    • Homeland Security Information Network – Owned by Department of Homeland Security but not for commercial use.
    • ArcGis- Illinois State Police purchased a master license and STIC uses this product as a means to show maps during disasters
    • Dataminr – Is a social media tool we use to caputure posts related to public safety events.
  • Joanna Prasher’s discussion on Incorporating State and Local Inputs into Federal MCM Decisions. She may be discussing the use of products under EAU.
  • Tina Bhavsar’s discussion One Size Doesn’t Fit All: Considerations for Dispensing Incident-Specific Medical Countermeasures: Plan All-Hazards, but Include Incident-Specific Strategies. She will be discussing CDC Strategic National Stockpile held medical countermeasures, which during an emergency would be utilized via appropriate regulatory mechanisms. Some of these products may be investigational, approved being used during the emergency for an unapproved indication, or FDA-approved being used during the emergency for their approved indications.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

To receive continuing education (CE):

Complete the Evaluation at  www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline

FEES: There are no fees for CE.