Sara Patterson, MA

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/ National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
Office of Policy, Program, and Evaluation
4770 Buford Highway
Mail Stop F63
Atlanta, GA
USA 30341
Email: afo0@cdc.gov

Disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Ms. Sara Patterson is CDCís National Center for Injury Prevention and Controlís Acting Associate Director for Policy. I oversee health policy, partnership, and Congressional liaison activities for the Injury Center at CDC. Before working at the Injury Center, I also supervised activities related to CDCís budget and policy formulation process, congressional affairs, legislative analysis, and performance management within CDC's Financial Management Office. I also worked on state legislative and policy with Kids PEPP (Public Education and Policy Project) for the Ounce of Prevention Fund in Chicago, a state-level organization specializing in legislative and policy issues related to children age zero through three. I also worked for the United Nations High Commissioner on Refugees, providing trauma counseling and case management services for refugees in Amman, Jordan.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.