Counties are on the frontlines of public health emergencies. County leaders must work with their health departments and across county agencies to prepare for and respond appropriately to public health issues. In this session, experts and county officials will use Zika as a case study to discuss public health preparedness and response and to engage attendees in sharing their best practices.
- Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck, Executive Director, National Association of County and City Health Officials
- Dr. Umair A. Shah, Executive Director, Harris County Public Health
- Ms. Montrece Ransom, Sr. Public Health Analyst, Public Health Law Program, Office for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention