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The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Podcast Series features in-depth interviews with top public health officials.

Latest Episodes

Podcast from Washington: Global Health Security Podcast Part 2 of 4: Dr. Umair Shah, Executive Director, Harris County Public Health, Texas

EmilyYox, 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, todiscuss several healthdepartmentprograms 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.

25 MIN15 h ago
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Podcast from Washington: Global Health Security Podcast Part 2 of 4: Dr. Umair Shah, Executive Director, Harris County Public Health, Texas

NACCHO Podcast on NACCHO’s Latest Opioid Report with Program Analyst Francis Higgins

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.

19 MIN2 w ago
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NACCHO Podcast on NACCHO’s Latest Opioid Report with Program Analyst Francis Higgins

Podcast from Washington: NACCHO Global Health Security Podcast Part 1: Duncan Stephenson Chief Executive for the Royal Society for Public Health

EmilyYoxsits down for a Skype chat with Duncan Stephenson, the Deputy Chief Executive for the Royal Society for Public Health in the UnitedKingdomtodiscuss 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

24 MINSEP 20
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Podcast from Washington: NACCHO Global Health Security Podcast Part 1: Duncan Stephenson Chief Executive for the Royal Society for Public Health

Podcast from Washington: Shelly Schwedhelm, Executive Director for Emergency Management & Biopreparedness for Nebraska Medicine

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.

17 MINSEP 13
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Podcast from Washington: Shelly Schwedhelm, Executive Director for Emergency Management & Biopreparedness for Nebraska Medicine

Podcast from Washington: CDC Deputy Director for Public Health Service and Implementation Science Dr. Stephen Redd

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 discussedthe threat of a global pandemic and the ability of the US to respond to an outbreak. They also discussedclimatechange and how communities can better prepare for natural andmanmade disasters.

19 MINAUG 30
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Podcast from Washington: CDC Deputy Director for Public Health Service and Implementation Science Dr. Stephen Redd

Podcast from Washington: Kentucky River Health District Scott Lockard

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.

24 MINAUG 16
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Podcast from Washington: Kentucky River Health District Scott Lockard

Podcast from Washington: Bell County KY Health Director Teresa Hunter

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.

13 MINJUL 26
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Podcast from Washington: Bell County KY Health Director Teresa Hunter

Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jennifer Kiger from Harris County Public Health

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.

12 MINJUN 28
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Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jennifer Kiger from Harris County Public Health

Podcast from Washington: A Conversation with the Cabell-Huntington - WV Health Department

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.

23 MINJUN 14
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Podcast from Washington: A Conversation with the Cabell-Huntington - WV Health Department

Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jeff Schlegelmilch

Ian Goldstein sat down with the Deputy Director for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University’s Earth Institute JeffSchlegelmilch. 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.

16 MINMAY 31
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Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jeff Schlegelmilch

Latest Episodes

Podcast from Washington: Global Health Security Podcast Part 2 of 4: Dr. Umair Shah, Executive Director, Harris County Public Health, Texas

EmilyYox, 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, todiscuss several healthdepartmentprograms 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.

25 MIN15 h ago
Comments
Podcast from Washington: Global Health Security Podcast Part 2 of 4: Dr. Umair Shah, Executive Director, Harris County Public Health, Texas

NACCHO Podcast on NACCHO’s Latest Opioid Report with Program Analyst Francis Higgins

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.

19 MIN2 w ago
Comments
NACCHO Podcast on NACCHO’s Latest Opioid Report with Program Analyst Francis Higgins

Podcast from Washington: NACCHO Global Health Security Podcast Part 1: Duncan Stephenson Chief Executive for the Royal Society for Public Health

EmilyYoxsits down for a Skype chat with Duncan Stephenson, the Deputy Chief Executive for the Royal Society for Public Health in the UnitedKingdomtodiscuss 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

24 MINSEP 20
Comments
Podcast from Washington: NACCHO Global Health Security Podcast Part 1: Duncan Stephenson Chief Executive for the Royal Society for Public Health

Podcast from Washington: Shelly Schwedhelm, Executive Director for Emergency Management & Biopreparedness for Nebraska Medicine

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.

17 MINSEP 13
Comments
Podcast from Washington: Shelly Schwedhelm, Executive Director for Emergency Management & Biopreparedness for Nebraska Medicine

Podcast from Washington: CDC Deputy Director for Public Health Service and Implementation Science Dr. Stephen Redd

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 discussedthe threat of a global pandemic and the ability of the US to respond to an outbreak. They also discussedclimatechange and how communities can better prepare for natural andmanmade disasters.

19 MINAUG 30
Comments
Podcast from Washington: CDC Deputy Director for Public Health Service and Implementation Science Dr. Stephen Redd

Podcast from Washington: Kentucky River Health District Scott Lockard

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.

24 MINAUG 16
Comments
Podcast from Washington: Kentucky River Health District Scott Lockard

Podcast from Washington: Bell County KY Health Director Teresa Hunter

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.

13 MINJUL 26
Comments
Podcast from Washington: Bell County KY Health Director Teresa Hunter

Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jennifer Kiger from Harris County Public Health

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.

12 MINJUN 28
Comments
Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jennifer Kiger from Harris County Public Health

Podcast from Washington: A Conversation with the Cabell-Huntington - WV Health Department

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.

23 MINJUN 14
Comments
Podcast from Washington: A Conversation with the Cabell-Huntington - WV Health Department

Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jeff Schlegelmilch

Ian Goldstein sat down with the Deputy Director for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University’s Earth Institute JeffSchlegelmilch. 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.

16 MINMAY 31
Comments
Podcast from Washington: Interview with Jeff Schlegelmilch