Advancing health where it starts - using policy, systems and environmental change strategies
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Identify specific policy, system and environmental changes that improve health outcomes in at-risk communities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Currently the Deputy Director of Health for the City of New Orleans. Prior positions included health commissioner for Minnesota, Director for Public Health Initiatives at the Minneapolis DOH and Family Support, overseeing six school-based clinics; the New Families Center, which helps families new to the school district access health insurance and immunizations; Healthy Start, a program to lower infant mortality among American Indians and African Americans; and other programs addressing maternal, child and adolescent health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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