NACCHO Booth Draws a Crowd


Visitors to the Center’s booth included, from left, Jessica Solomon-Fisher, NACCHO director for accreditation preparation and QI and Center Technical Advisory Team member; Patrick Libbey, Center co-director; Kenneth Slenkovich, Northeast Ohio project team member; Richard Hofrichter, NACCHO senior director for health equity; and Mikhaila Richards, NACCHO senior analyst for health equity.

The Center for Sharing Public Health Services was one of 78 vendors to host exhibit booths during the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Annual 2013 Meeting, which was July 10-12, 2013, in Dallas.

More than 900 attendees had the opportunity to participate in 13 workshops, view 59 posters and select from 50 concurrent sessions at the conference, which had the theme: “Public Health by the Numbers. Our Story. Our Time. Our Future.”

Central Oregon CJS Preparedness project team member Muriel DeLaVergne-Brown was a panelist during the Opening General Session. Hillary Hanson and Barbara Schneeman from the Yellowstone/Carbon Counties Montana project and Alan Melnick from the Southwest Washington project each presented during breakout sessions.