The NACCHO Podcast series provides public health professionals with in-depth interviews featuring some of the field's top officials. Listeners can also learn the latest news from Washington, DC with our bi-weekly "Podcast From Washington."
On this week's episode of Podcast From Washington, Government Affairs team members Ian Goldstein and Eli Briggs discuss the Zika emergency supplemental that has passed the Senate and moved back to the House, as well as the passage of 16 Opioids bills.
Bill Raisch is the Executive Director for the International Center for Enterprise Preparedness at New York University. He and Ian Goldstein discuss the private sector commonalities with the public sector in increasing community resiliency and preparedness activities.
Andrew Salkin is the COO for 100 Resilient Cities, pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation. One Hundred Resilient Cities is dedicated to helping cities around the world become more resilient to the physical, social and economic challenges that are a growing part of the 21st Century. Andrew discussed 100 Resilient Cities with Ian Goldstein at the 2016 Preparedness Summit.
On this week's Podcast from Washington, Ian and Eli discuss Zika supplemental funding, and what local health officials can do while their members of congress are at home for session break. Also, learn more about opioid funding and TIPS from a Former Smoker campaign.
Michael Frogel is a co-principal investigator for the NYC Pediatric Disaster Coalition in Belle Harbor, NY. He spoke with Ian Goldstein at the 2016 Preparedness Summit to discuss emergency planning and the attempted bombing in Times Square in 2010.
On this week's Podcast From Washington Eli Briggs and Ian Goldstein discuss Zika Virus emergency supplemental funding. They also discuss the opioid and prescription drug epidemic and how you can advocate to your members of congress.