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The National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI) is proud to announce its 11th annual conference, to be held on May 21-23, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
This year's theme, Leveraging Public Health Institutes for Systems Change, will explore opportunities on the horizon and currently underway, for public health systems partners to utilize the broad range of capacities of the nation's public health institutes to be a catalyst for systems change. This year's conference will share examples of public health institutes working in close collaboration with state and local health departments as well as many partners, to support current opportunities for systems change, such as implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the growing field of Health Impact Assessments, National Voluntary Accreditation and the National Public Health Improvement Initiative and Community Health Assessments. Additional conference topics may include evidence-based public health and the exploration of relationships between public health institutes and their government partners.
Confirmed Speakers for the 2012 NNPHI Annual Conference include:
Jo Ivey Boufford, MD
President, The New York Academy of Medicine
Lisa Simpson, MB BCh, MPH
President & CEO, AcademyHealth
David Erikson, PhD
Manager, Center for Community Development Investments
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Two (2) roundtable sessions will be held this year to maximize small group discussion at the 2012 NNPHI Annual Conference. Representatives from public health institutes, health policy centers and national partner organizations will lead 45-minute discussions based on the core competencies that share skills and strategies or hot topics. To submit an abstract for a roundtable discussion, please visit the Present, Sponsor, Exhibit tab on the conference website.
Several breakout sessions will be held allowing conference attendees to dig deeper on current and emerging health topics. Representatives from public health institutes, health policy centers and national partner organizations will lead one-hour sessions, designed to be highly interactive and educational, that highlight innovative projects and programs that address critical health topics. To submit an abstract for a breakout session, please visit the Present, Sponsor, Exhibit tab on the conference website.
The conference participants will include a diverse mix of public health professionals including representatives from:
Participate in the NNPHI Conference and you will:
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We are proud to continue to host the NNPHI Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, home of the XLIV Super Bowl Champions, the New Orleans Saints! Please visit The New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau for more information"!
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