The National Forum’s 14th Annual Meeting, “Bridging Clinical & Population Health,” was held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. Check out resources from the meeting below:
Each year, the National Forum recognizes people and groups that have helped advance heart disease and stroke prevention above and beyond the norm. The dedication, commitment, and perseverance shown by this year’s awardees is truly inspiring. The work that these people and organizations have done has saved lives; and they have all advanced the recommendations within the Public Health Action Plan to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke. Congratulations to our 2016 Award Recipients!
Presented to an individual and group in the field of public health whose work embodies the recommendations of the Public Health Action Plan to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke.
Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASH, FNLA
Professor of Medicine
Tulane University School of Medicine
Minnesota Department of Health
Given to an individual and group who have been effective in advancing policy change that reduces heart disease and stroke burden on a national, state, or local level.
Crystal Echo Hawk
Public Health Law Center at Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Presented to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the National Forum.
Presented to an individual(s) selected by the Chair of the National Forum’s Board of Directors for outstanding partnership with the National Forum.
Ursula Bauer, PhD, MPH
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention