Detailed Wednesday Agenda

2011 USPHS Scientific and Training Symposium
New Orleans, Louisiana

Detailed Agenda

Wednesday, 06/22/2011

 

Wednesday Plenary

06:30 AM - 07:15 AM
World Trade Center

Annual Physical Fitness Test

07:15 AM - 08:30 AM
World Trade Center

Surgeon General's 5K Run/Walk & Awards Ceremony

09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Grand Ballroom A

Public Health Ethics and Leadership: Getting it Right
Leslie Wolf, JD, MPH - Associate Professor of Law, Georgia State University College of Law

03:45 PM - 05:45 PM
Bayside B

Applying Epidemiology During Officer Deployments
LCDR Miquel Cruz, MPH, USPHS - Public Health Emergency Operations Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
LT Dina Passman, MPH, USPHS - Epidemiologist, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
LCDR Joseph Roth, MPH, USPHS - Career Epidemiology Field Officer, Tennessee Department of Health
LCDR Sarah Vagi, PhD, USPHS - Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Track 1: Leadership Roles in Fostering Healthy Behaviors

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Borgne

The Road to Healthy People 2020
LT Stacey McBryde, BSN, USPHS - Public Health Advisor, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP)

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Borgne

Bullying: A Public Health Problem
CDR Madelyn Reyes, USPHS - Senior Nurse Consultant, Health Resources and Services Administration

01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Borgne

Leading Women to Healthier Lifestyles
Ms. Elizabeth Critch, MBA - Executive Director, West Virginia University National Center of Excellence in Women's Health

02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Borgne

Obesity: A Growing Problem!
CDR Madelyn Reyes, USPHS - Senior Nurse Consultant, Health Resources and Services Administration

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM
Borgne

Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) Chapter Collaborative to Address Diabetes Among Minority Communities
Ms. Nicolette Warren, MS, CHES - Director of Health Equity, Society for Public Health Education

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Borgne

FedStrive: A Health and Wellness Pilot Program for Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Employees
LCDR Sandra Magera, MS, RD, USPHS - Program Manager, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

04:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Borgne

Reservists: Returning to Work from War
LT Jennifer Bornemann, MSSW, USPHS - Social Worker, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress

Track 2: Leadership to Improve Emergency Response Infrastructure and Capabilities

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Bayside A

Protecting the Youngest in Emergencies: The National Commission on Children in Disasters
CDR Daniel Singer, MD, MPH, FACP, USPHS - Assoc. Dir. for Global Health Research and International Activities, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Bayside A

Partnering with your Community to Achieve Inclusive Planning, Sheltering and Evacuation for At-Risk Individuals
CDR Harvey Ball, Jr., MS, CCC-SLP, USPHS - Senior Public Health Advisor, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Bayside A

Increasing Health Department Epidemiology Capacity
LCDR D. Fermín Argüello, MD, MPH, USPHS - Medical Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Bayside A

Incorporation of Research into Disaster Response and Preparedness
CDR Paul Jung, USPHS - Chief of Staff, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Bayside A

Challenges Associated with Integrating Hospital Preparedness Data into Response Function
CDR Ibrahim Kamara, MS, MPH D.HSc, USPHS - Senior Public Health Analyst, Epidemiologist, U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Secretary/Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM
Bayside A

Hospital Preparedness for Emergency Response
CAPT Richard Niska, MD, MPH, USPHS - Medical Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Bayside A

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Los Angeles Quarantine Station's H1N1 Pandemic Influenza Response at the Port of Entry (POE) - A Federal, State and Local Partnership
CDR Kimberly Crocker, BSN, RN, USPHS - Officer in Charge, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Division of Global Migration and Quarantine

04:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Bayside A

Responding to a Lead Poisoning Outbreak in Zamfara State, Nigeria
CAPT Doug Thoroughman, PhD, MSL, USPHS - Career Epidemiology Field Officer, Kentucky Department of Public Health (DPH)

Track 3: Leading Innovations and Improvements in Health Communication and Literacy

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Bayside C

Better Utilization of Health Education Resources in the Indian Health Service (IHS)
CDR Christopher Lamer, MHS, BCPS, CDE, USPHS, Indian Health Service (IHS)

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Bayside C

Utilizing Social Media to Improve Health
LTJG Tracy Tilghman, USPHS - Regulatory Health Information Specialist, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Bayside C

Food and Drug Administration (FDA): Advancing its Mission Through Innovations and Improvements in Communications
CDR Janelle Derbis, PharmD, USPHS - Health Programs Coordinator, Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

02:45 PM - 03:45 PM
Bayside C

Text4Baby: A New Mobile Health Service for Pregnant Women and New Mothers
Dr Sabrina Matoff-Stepp, PhD - Director, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Office of Women's Health

04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Bayside C

A Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health E-Learning Program for Cultural Competency in Disaster Preparedness & Crisis Response
Mr. Guadalupe Pacheco, MSWC - Special Assistant to the Director, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of Minority Health

Track 4: Essential Leadership for Public Health: Prevention of Disease and Disability

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Maurepas

Visiting a Park Shouldn't Hurt
CDR Sara Newman, DrPH, MCP, USPHS - Program Director, National Park Service

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Maurepas

National Park Service Internships: Saving Lives and Developing Leaders in Injury Prevention
CDR Sara Newman, DrPH, MCP, USPHS - Program Director, National Park Service

01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Maurepas

Peripheral Arterial Disease - Why Early Detection is Critical
CAPT Scott Gaustad, PT, USPHS - Chief Clinical Consultant for IHS Rehabilitation Services, Indian Health Service (IHS) Rehabilitation Services Program

02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Maurepas

Outpatient Referral for High Blood Pressure in Emergency Departments
CAPT Richard Niska, MD, MPH, USPHS - Medical Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)

02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Maurepas

American Indian/Alaska Native Project: Improving Breast Cancer Care and Early Identification
CAPT Annie Fair, MPH, MSW, USPHS - CDC Tribal Liaison, Comprehensive Cancer Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM
Maurepas

Increasing Public Health Service Workforce Capacity
LCDR Darrlyn Cornelius-Averhart, USPHS - School Lead, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Maurepas

Prevention of Caries in Children
CDR Maria-Paz Smith, DMD, USPHS - Dental Officer, USPHS/U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)

04:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Maurepas

Advancing New Contraceptive Methods
CAPT Jason Woo, MD, MPH, USPHS - Medical Officer, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Eunice Kennedy Schriver National Institute for Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Track 5: Leadership in the Field of Mental and Behavioral Health

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Grand Chenier

Suicide Prevention -- A New Approach
LCDR Julie Chodacki, PsyD, USPHS - Clinical Psychologist, Scott Air Force Base (AFB)

01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Grand Chenier

Embedded Behavioral Health Teams at Fort Carson for Soldiers Who Have Deployed
LCDR Kay Beaulieu, PsyD, ABPP, USPHS - Psychologist, Department of Defense (DoD) Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Ft Carson

02:45 PM - 03:45 PM
Grand Chenier

The Prevalence of Alcohol Abuse in Soldiers with Traumatic Brain Injuries from the Global War on Terrorism and its Impact on Treatment
CDR Christopher Walsh, PA-C, USPHS, Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic, Fort Benning

04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Grand Chenier

Federal Disaster Mental Health Response Policy: Building Resilient Communities
CDR Harvey Ball, Jr., MS, CCC-SLP, USPHS - Senior Public Health Advisor, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
LCDR Jeffrey Goodie, PhD, ABPP, USPHS
LCDR Nicole Frazer, PhD, USPHS - Senior Policy Analyst, Force Health Protection and Readiness/Department of Defense (DoD)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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