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National Speakers
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National Speakers

Speakers are listed in order by date. All national speakers are available via webinar or live stream. Please register for the webinars; Live streaming does NOT require registration.

"The Future of Public Health"

Howard Frumkin, MD, MPH

Howard Frumkin MD, DrPH
Dean, School of Public Health
University of Washington

Monday, April 4

9 - 10 a.m.

Register for the Webinar

Download PowerPoint Presentation

Attend in person at:
Portland State Office Building
Room 1A

800 NE Oregon Street

Portland, Oregon 97232

Map to Portland State Office Building

Learn more about our speaker (pdf).

Sponsored by Upstream Public Health and the Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division, Office of the State Public Health Director.



"Preventing Falls - Whose Role is it?"

Nancy Whitelaw, PhD,<BR>Senior Vice-President, Healthy Aging at the National Council on Aging

Nancy Whitelaw, PhD
Senior Vice President, Healthy Aging at the National Council on Aging

Monday, April 4

Noon - 1 p.m.

Register for the Webinar

Download PowerPoint Presentation

Attend in person at:
Portland State Office Building
Room 1B

800 NE Oregon Street

Portland, Oregon 97232

Map to Portland State Office Building

Learn more about our speaker (pdf)

 

Sponsored by the Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division, Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology, Injury and Violence Prevention Program.



"Making the Connection: Intimate Partner Violence and Public Health"

Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD

Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD
Associate Professor in Pediatrics at the U.C. Davis Children's Hospital

Tuesday, April 5

Noon - 1 p.m.

Register for the Webinar (Download PowerPoint Presentation)

Attend in person at:
Portland State Office Building
Room 1B

800 NE Oregon Street

Portland, Oregon 97232

Map to Portland State Office Building

Learn more about our speaker (pdf)

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Women's Health Region 10 and the Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division, Office of Family Health.



"It's the Skin You're In: Why African Americans Live Sicker and Die Younger"

Thomas LaVeist, PhD

Thomas A. LaVeist, Ph.D.
William C. and Nancy F. Richardson Professor in Health Policy, Director of the Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Thursday, April 7

3 - 4 p.m.

Attend in person at:

Oregon Convention Center

Rooms F150 and F151
(first floor near south entrance)

777 N.E. Martin Luther King Blvd.

Portland, OR 97232

Map to Convention Center

Learn more about our speaker (pdf)

 

Sponsored by the Department of Human Services/Oregon Health Authority Office of Multicultural Health and Services and the Northwest Health Foundation.



"Putting Health in the People's Hands: The future direction of chronic disease prevention and health promotion"

Ursula Bauer, PhD, MPH

Ursula Bauer, PhD, MPH
Director, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention

Friday, April 8

Noon - 1 p.m.

Link to Live Stream (after you link, click on "50" under Capitol Hearing Room Video)

Download PowerPoint Presentation

Attend in person at:
State Capitol

Hearing Room 50

900 Court St. NE,

Salem, OR 97301

Learn more about our speaker (pdf)

Speaker Series Flyer (pdf)

Dr. Ursula Bauer's lecture:

 

Sponsored by the Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division, Office of the State Public Health Director.