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:
Reclaiming Our Space: Strategies for improving collaboration between public health and primary care. Presented by Brian Castrucci, the de Beaumont Foundation
Presentations include: Real Culture of Health, Jill Birnbaum, American Heart Association; The Stronger Hearts Helpline, Laura Gordon, the National Forum, Move with the Mayor - Healthy West Chicago, Hon. Mayor Ruben Pineda
Presentations include: Claude-Alix Jacob, NACCHO, Warren A. Jones, MD, Dillard University, Jaime Love, Interact for Health, & Stephen Sidney, MD, Kaiser Permanente Norther California, the Trajectory of Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention
Presentations include: WomenHeart: Enhancing Medication & Treatment Adherence for Women with Heart Disease, Mary McGowan and Medication Adherence Related Factors & Improvement Strategies, Fred Senatore, MD
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