October 2014 – Save the Date: CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds Presents: “How Pharmacists Can Improve Our Nation’s Health”

Save the Date: CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds Presents:
How Pharmacists Can Improve Our Nation’s HealthPublic Health Ground Rounds Image
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., EDT
CDC’s Global Communications Center (Building 19)

Presented By:
Michael Lee, PharmD, NCPS, BCPS
Commander, U. S. Public Health Service
Director, Pharmacy
Claremore Indian Hospital
“Pharmacists as Transformative Agents in Public Health and Health Care”

Anne Burns, RPh
Vice President, Professional Affairs 
American Pharmacists Association
“Pharmacy in the 21st Century”

Magaly Rodriguez de Bittner, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Executive Director, Center for Innovative Pharmacy Solutions
Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science 
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
“The Maryland P3 Program: A Collaborative Effort to Improve Outcomes and Reduce Costs”

Lori Hall, PharmD
Commander, U. S. Public Health Service
President, CDC Pharmacists Work Group
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC
CDC’s Engagement of Pharmacists to Advance Public Health Priorities”

Facilitated By:
John Iskander, MD, MPH, Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Phoebe Thorpe, MD, MPH, Deputy Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds 
Susan Laird, MSN, RN, Communications Director, Public Health Grand Rounds

 For CDC staff unable to attend the event:
The session will be available on IPTV and Envision. To join by Envision, reserve a conference room and make the Envision request or use your local room scheduling process to schedule Envision.

For non-CDC staff or those outside the CDC firewall:
A live external webcast will be available. Presentations are archived and posted 48 hours after each session. Due to security measures at CDC’s Roybal campus, non-CDC staff who wish to attend these sessions in person must have prior clearance and a U.S. state-issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, U.S. passport).

Names of non-CDC staff (both domestic and international) should be submitted to the Grand Rounds Team. Please note that all information for international visitors must be submitted at least 10 days in advance.

For questions about this Grand Rounds topic:
Feel free to e-mail your questions before or during the session.

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