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KS Public Health Grand Rounds Recordings

February 20, 2020: 2020: The State of the Health of Kansans

Speakers: Lee A. Norman, MD, MHS, MBA - Secretary, Kansas Department of Health and Environment: COL, MC, USA: State Surgeon of Kansas

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February 6, 2020: Breathing Life Into Data

Speakers: Sarah Martin, PhD, MPP, MPH - Director of Public Health, mySidewalk ; Megan Foreman - Program Manager, Johnson County Department of Health and Environment ; Elizabeth Holzschuh, MS - Epidemiologist II, Johnson County Health Department (Kansas)

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June 4, 2019: NAMI Behavioral Health & Tobacco Project

Speaker: Rick Cagan - Director, Behavioral Health Tobacco Project - National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Kansas

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Handouts: Expanded Tobacco Cessation Benefits for KanCare Enrollees; Tobacco Guideline for Behavioral Health Care

April 10, 2019: Assessing and Addressing Social Determinants of Health at the University of Kansas Health System Primary Care Clinics

Speaker: Jennifer Woodward, MD, MPH - Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center

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April 2, 2019: The Public Health (and Other) Benefits of Expanding Medicaid

Speaker: Sheldon Weisgrau, MHS - Senior Policy Advisor, Alliance for a Healthy Kansas

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March 19, 2019: Place Matters; Health Equity and Affordable Housing in Johnson County

Speaker: Kristy Baughman, Director of Education and Planning - United Community Services of Johnson County

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December 12, 2018: 2018 Measles Outbreak in Kansas

Speaker: Nancy Tausz, RN, BSN, MPA - Health Services Division Director, Johnson County Department of Health and Environment

December 3, 2018: Congenital Syphilis in Kansas

Speaker: Virginia Bowen, PhD, MHS, Epidemiologist, CDC Division of STD Prevention; Lieutenant Commander, US Public Health Service

November 7, 2018: Breastfeeding: Racial Disparities and New Research

Speakers: Lisette Jacobson, PhD, MPA, MA, Assistant Professor - Department of Preventive Medicine & Public Health, KU School of Medicine Wichita; Brenda Bandy, IBCLC, Executive Director - Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition Board of Directors; Hakima Payne, MSN, RN, CNE, IBCLC - Executive Director of Uzazi Village.

Handouts: 2018 State of Breastfeedling in Kansas Report; AHRQ 2018 Breastfeeding Report Summary; Executive Summary - The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding

October 10, 2018: Sick and Segregated in Kansas City

Speaker: Brynne Musser, MPH - Research Assistant, UMKC Center for Economic Information

September 10, 2018: Suicide in Kansas: Gathering the Data and Implementing Local Prevention Programs

Speakers: Daina Zolck, Program Coordinator - Kansas Violent Death Reporting System, KDHE; Shana Burgess, MSW, CPP, Director of Prevention and Community Relations - Johnson County Mental Health and Ericka Lysell, MSW, Director of Community Support Services - Central Kansas Mental Health Center.

Last modified: Feb 21, 2020