Online Program

Evidence-based Prevention Approaches that Help to Bridge the Public Health and Health Care Sectors

Monday, November 2, 2015 : 1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

John Auerbach, MBA, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA

At the session the Science Board will highlight evidence-based, national initiatives that integrate primary care and public health, particularly clinical and community preventive services.   As the CDC Associate Director for Policy, I will discuss current and future initiatives sponsored by the CDC.

Learning Areas:

Clinical medicine applied in public health
Other professions or practice related to public health
Provision of health care to the public

Learning Objectives:
Identify CDC’s recommended evidence-based preventive interventions for clinicians Explain the “three bucket” prevention approach of CDC – highlighting traditional clinical, innovative clinical and community-wide initiative Discuss approaches that move public health approaches upstream and expand the downstream preventive approaches in clinical sectors

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Associate Director for Policy at the CDC, overseeing the agency’s central policy-making activities. Previously I was both a state health commissioner (6 years) and city health executive director (9 years) and the director of a university research institute.
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.