Agenda

2019 Place & Health Conference: Agenda At-A-Glance

November 14, 2019
CDC Roybal Campus, Global Communications Center (GCC) | Atlanta, Georgia

REGISTRATION 8:30 – 9:00 am GCC, Lobby
OPENING PLENARY** GCC, Auditorium A
9:00 – 9:05 am Welcome & Introduction
Stephanie Foster, MPH, Chair, GeoSWG
9:05 – 10:15 am Plenary Address: Vulnerable Populations: Toward an Inclusive Spatiality
Lois Takahashi, PhD, Director, Price School of Public Policy
University of Southern California, Sacramento
10-minute break
10:25 – 11:25 am Plenary Panel: Application of Geospatial Technology Related to Vulnerable Populations
Patrick Breysse, PhD, Director NCEH/ATSDR, Rebecca Bunnell, PhD, Director of the Office of Science; Chris Reh, PhD, Associate Director for the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry; Ed Rouse, MPA, MS, Senior Advisor, Division of Emergency Operations; Betsy Thompson, MD, MSPH, DrPH, Director for the Division of Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention; Amy Wolkin, DrPh, MSPH, Senior Advisor for At-Risk Populations, Center for Preparedness and Response
5-minute break
POSTER SESSION 11:30 – 12:00 pm GCC, Lobby
LUNCH 12:00 – 1:00 pm GCC, Lobby
CONCURRENT SESSIONS A
1:00 – 2:15 pm Session 1A: Spatial Visualization, Health, and Infectious Diseases GCC, Rm 245 & 246
  Session 2A: Geospatial Methods for Chronic Diseases and Mortality GCC, Rm 247 & 248
  Panel 1: The Intersection of Place & Health: Work of the Geospatial GCC, Auditorium A
  Research, Analysis, and Service Program**  
5-minute break
CONCURRENT SESSIONS B
2:20 – 3:55 pm Session 1B: Social Determinants of Health, Place, and Accessibility GCC, Rm 245 & 246
  Session 2B: GIS, Vulnerability, and Public Health Emergencies GCC, Rm 247 & 248
  Panel 2: The GIS Team for CDC’s Ebola Outbreak Response, 2018-2019 ** GCC, Auditorium A
5-minute break
LIGHTNING TALKS
4:00 – 4:30 pm LT Session 1: GIS for Emergency Preparedness and Response GCC, Rm 245 & 246
  LT Session 2: Place, Social Environments, and Chronic Disease GCC, Rm 247 & 248
AWARDS CEREMONY ** GCC, Auditorium A
4:40 – 5:00 pm Becky Maholland, MS, Vice-Chair, GeoSWG
GeoSWG Excellence in Science Award, Poster Session Awards, and presentation of incoming GeoSWG officers
 
RECEPTION
5:30 – 8:00 pm Please join us for a post-conference reception across the street at Papi’s Cuban & Caribbean Grill
     
PRESENTATION, PANELS, & POSTER SESSION
A detailed agenda with presenter names, titles, and abstracts will be shared closer to the event date.
**REMOTE ATTENDANCE is available for these sessions.
Remote attendance limit is 100 attendees and in-person attendance is highly recommended! More information on remote attendance will be shared closer to the event date.