Meeting

Meeting 2: Public Health Strategies to Improve Health


When: January 21, 2010 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Where: Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill (Yorktown Room) • 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Topic Public Health
Activity: Public Health Strategies to Improve Health
Board: Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

IOM Committee on Public Health Strategies to Improve Health
Meeting Two
January 21, 2010

Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, Yorktown Room
400 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

 

8:30 – 8:40 am

 

Welcome and Introductions
Marthe Gold, Committee Chair, and Steven Teutsch, Committee Vice-Chair

8:40 – 9:00 am

Health Indicators at the State and National Level
The Wisconsin Indicators and America’s Health Rankings
Patrick Remington
Professor, Population Health Sciences
Director, Population Health Institute, University of Wisconsin, Madison

9:00 – 9:20 am

The State of the USA Indicators
George Isham (via phone)
Member of the IOM Committee
Medical Director and Chief Health Officer, HealthPartners, Inc.

9:20 – 9:50 am

Committee questions and discussion (Remington and Isham)

9:50 – 10:00 am

BREAK

10:00 – 10:30 am

Summary Measures of Population Health: an Overview
Dennis Fryback
Professor Emeritus, Population Health Sciences
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

10:30 – 11:00 am

Committee questions and discussion

11:00 am – 11:30 am

A Canadian Perspective on Measuring Population Health
Michael Wolfson
University of Ottawa
StatisticsCanada (until November 2009)

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

National Data Sources for Measures or Indicators
Edward Sondik
Director, National Center for Health Statistics
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

12:00 – 12:30 pm

Committee questions and discussion
(Wolfson and Sondik)

12:30 – 1:45 pm

LUNCH

1:45 – 2:15 pm

National Data Sources: BRFSS
Lina Balluz
Chief, Surveillance Program Office, Division of Behavioral Surveillance, CDC

2:15 – 2:45 pm

Committee questions & continue discussion on national data sources
(Wolfson, Sondik, Balluz)

2:45 – 3:05

Health Indicators at the State and Local Level
Linda Rudolph
Deputy Director, Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
California Department of Public Health


3:05 – 3:25

Cory Neudorf
Chief Medical Health Officer, Saskatoon Health Region, Saskatchewan, Canada

3:25 – 4:00

Committee questions and discussion
(Rudolph, Neudorf)

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Concluding remarks and discussion |


5:00 pm

Adjourn

Previous Meetings for this Activity

Also of Interest