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The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Podcast Series features in-depth interviews with top public health officials.

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The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Podcast Series features in-depth interviews with top public health officials.

    Podcast from Washington: Author of Narkomania Dr. Jennifer Carroll

    Podcast from Washington: Author of Narkomania Dr. Jennifer Carroll

    Ian sits down with Dr. Jennifer Carroll, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Elon University to discuss her new book Narkomania, which considers if a person is predisposed to substance use disorders. They also discuss her background in substance use, harm reduction, and overdose prevention. 

    • 21 min
    Podcast from Washington: Public Health 3.0 with Carol Moehrle and Molly McNamara

    Podcast from Washington: Public Health 3.0 with Carol Moehrle and Molly McNamara

    Ian sits down with Molly McNamara, Training Officer at Maricopa County Department of Public Health and Carol Moehrle, Health Director at the Idaho North Central District, to talk about Public Health 3.0, and what it means to be a Community Health Strategist.

    • 16 min
    Podcast from Washington: Global Health Interview with Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services

    Podcast from Washington: Global Health Interview with Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services

    Emily Yox, NACCHO’s program analyst for global health, sits down with America Bracho, MD, MPH, of Latino Health Access, and Ginger Lee of Long Beach Department of Health & Human Services. America discusses how she formed Latino Health Access in 1993 as one of the first place-based interventions in the United States. America partnered with Ginger and the local health department on a number of initiatives, and they continue to see improvements in areas such as diabetes, mental health, and nutrition.

    • 26 min
    Interview with NYC MRC Director Betty Duggan

    Interview with NYC MRC Director Betty Duggan

    Ian Goldstein interviews Betty Duggan, director of the New York City Medical Reserve Corps. They discuss how she came into her role as director in a large metropolitan area. She shares how she was able to recruit over 4,000 new MRC volunteers, and talks about some of the activities and exercises developed to enhance New York City’s preparedness readiness.

    • 21 min
    Podcast from Washington: Betty Duggan, Director of the NYC Medical Reserve Corps

    Podcast from Washington: Betty Duggan, Director of the NYC Medical Reserve Corps

    Ian Goldstein interviews Betty Duggan, director of the New York City Medical Reserve Corps. They discuss how she came into her role as director in a large metropolitan area. She shares how she was able to recruit over 4,000 new MRC volunteers, and talks about some of the activities and exercises developed to enhance New York City’s preparedness readiness.

    • 21 min
    NACCHO Podcast with Stacy Collins, Associate Director, Health Systems Transformation at the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP)

    NACCHO Podcast with Stacy Collins, Associate Director, Health Systems Transformation at the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP)

    Ian Goldstein sat down with Stacy Collins, Associate Director, Health Systems Transformation at the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs to discuss the growing maternal mortality rate in the U.S., as well as the significance of the Affordable Care Act in improving health outcomes of youth and maternal mortality rates. They also talk about how the dismantling of the Affordable Care Act would disrupt the entire healthcare system. 

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

heyhowru ,

Best Public Health Podcast

If you’re in public health, this is the podcast for you. Great interviews, love the updates on what’s going on in policy changes, and generally very informative.

LHD Fan ,

Great series! Unique local perspective on public health

This is a great series! It provides important information about federal policy implications for local health departments, and on the ground stories that highlight the role of local health departments in keeping our communities safe and healthy.

short4margaret ,

Very informative!

A great series to hear what's happening on the ground in public health.

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