2017 Academy

Conference center map.

Agenda at a Glance

May 31

9:00 – 11:00 Registration and Visit Vendors

Preconference Workshop (attendance is optional)

11 :00-12:30  Welcome Introductions:

Dr. Marissa Levine, VDH and Dr. Tom Ryan, VHHA

Public Health and Healthcare Role in Building Resilient Communities:

Rahul Gupta, MD, MPH, FACP, Commissioner State Health Officer

West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services Bureau of Public Health

12:30-5pm   Vendor sponsored lunch and visit vendors

1:30-3:30pm Table top exercise

3:30-4:00pm Viewing of mobile medical assets and visiting vendors

4:00-5:30pm Exercise continues

5:30pm Adjourn

6:15-7:30pm Yoga

June 1 

8:00-9:15am HPP and PHEP changes

Melissa Harvey, R.N., MSPH

Director, Division of National Healthcare Preparedness Programs, Office of Emergency Management, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Christine Kosmos, R.N., B.S.N., M.S.
Director, Division of State and Local Readiness, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

915-945am      Break and Visit Exhibits

945-10:30am   Break-out sessions

10:35-11:20am Break-out sessions

11:25-12:10pm Break-out sessions

12:10-1:10  Vendor sponsored lunch and visit vendors

1:10 – 5:00pm Discipline specific sessions

Hospitals and Healthcare (one session or multiple)

VDH Emergency Coordinators

Epi Breakout Session

MRC Coordinators

Health District Directors

VDH Public Information Officers

June 2

Field Epi Seminar