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Healthy People 2020 Regional Meetings



Healthy People 2020 Regional Meeting
(Regions V and VIII)
Chicago, IL - April 30
7:30 am Registration
coffee and tea available
~Morning Sessions~
8:30 am Welcome and Opening Remarks
  • RADM James M. Galloway, MD, FACP,
    FACC, FAHA, Assistant Surgeon General; Regional
    Health Administrator, Region V, U.S. Department of
    Health and Human Services (HHS)
  • CAPT Zachary Taylor, MD, MS, Regional
    Health Administrator, Region VIII, HHS
8:45 am Setting the Stage — Meeting Overview and Purpose
  • Meeting Facilitator: Caitlin Oppenheimer, Principal
    Research Scientist, National Opinion Research
    Center (NORC) at the University of Chicago
9:00 am Developing Healthy People 2020 — Process and Status  
  • RADM Penelope Slade Royall, Deputy Assistant
    Secretary for Health (Disease Prevention and
    Health Promotion), HHS
  • Carter Blakey, Lead Community Strategies Team,
    Office of Disease Prevention and Health
    Promotion, HHS
  • Leda Gurley, MPH, Epidemiologist, Health Promotion
    Statistics Branch, National Center for Health
    Statistics, CDC
9:45 am Healthy People Users Panel

Moderator: Robert Herskovitz, JD, Deputy Regional Health Administrator, Region V, HHS


  • Patrick Remington, MD, MPH, Professor, University
    of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health;
    Public Health Director, University of Wisconsin
    Population Health Institute; Madison, WI; member—
    Secretary's Advisory Committee on National Health
    Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives for
  • Monica M. Buhlig, MPH, Denver Healthy People 2010
    Program Manager, Denver Department of
    Environmental Health, Denver, CO
  • Margaret Schmelzer, MS, RN, Director of Public
    Health Nursing and Health Policy, Wisconsin
    Department of Health and Family Services
    Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin–
    Madison, School of Nursing, member—NORC,
    HP2020 Technical Expert Panel
  • J. Maichle Bacon, MPH, RS, Public Health
    Administrator, Winnebago County Health
    Department, Rockford, IL
10:45 am Public Comment Session 1


11:30 am Break (lunch)
lunch on your own
~Afternoon Sessions~
1:00 pm Public Comment Session 2


2:00 pm Break (transition to breakout rooms)
light refreshment available
2:20 pm Breakout Group Work Sessions


3:55 pm Transition to Plenary Session
4:15 pm Breakout Reports and Facilitator Wrap-up

Facilitator and Breakout Group Reporters

5:15 pm Adjourn

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