OVERALL ABSTRACT: Policy-Level Cross-Sector Initiatives to Ensure Older Adults Can Live and Age Well in Their Communities
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Public health administration or related administration
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe strategies for successfully partnering across state agencies and sectors to improve the health of older adults and their communities. Identify key recommendations for the role of public health and public health agencies in improving the health of older adults and their communities. Explain initiatives that are making a difference in states and across the country in improving the health of older adults and their communities.
Keyword(s): Public Health Policy
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a Sr. Analyst at the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. I manage our healthy aging portfolio. Prior to coming to ASTHO I worked at the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) and Abt Associates, providing program and evaluation TA to states for the past 6 years.
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.