Public Health Grand Rounds - Summer Series

Summer in the City - 2013

Fridays, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
UR School of Nursing
Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (Room 1.304)
255 Crittenden Blvd.(Park in front of Saunders Research Building)
Lunch wraps will be served while supplies last

June 7—Highlights of the 2012 Adult Health Survey and How One Rochesterian Defied Her Determinants of Health

Ann Dozier, RN, PhD, Associate Professor & Chief of the Division of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Department of Public Health Sciences, URMC and Theresa Lou Bowick, RN, and author of “Collard Green Curves: A fat girl’s journey from childhood obesity to health living.”

June 14—Implementing the Diabetes Prevention Program in Rochester: New Models and Challenges

Nancy M. Bennett, MD, MS, Director, Center for Community Health, URMC and Laura Fasano, Vice President-Healthy Living, YMCA of Greater Rochester.

Missed it? To view the PowerPoints please click here: Change Today for a Healthier Future and Comparative Effectiveness of Diabetes Prevention Programs.

June 21—Collaborating to Control Blood Pressure: 'Knowing Your Numbers' is Just the Beginning

Robert Fortuna, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Culver Medical Group, URMC and Al Bradley, Program Manager for Community High Blood Pressure Collaborative, Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency

Missed it? To view the PowerPoint please click here: Collaborating to Control Blood Pressure:'Knowing Your Numbers' is Just the Beginning

June 28—Rochester on the Move: Active Transportation and its Impact on Individual and Community Health

Scott MacRae, MD, biking enthusiast and refractive (LASIK) surgeon, URMC, and Elizabeth Murphy, Active Transportation Specialist, Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency

Missed it? To view the PowerPoints please click here: The Pedaling and Walking Revolution, An International Trend and All Aboard! Rochester's Active Transportation Revolution

July 12—United Against Chronic Disease: Investing in the Community's Mental and Physical Health

Patricia Davis, Director of Community Investment, United Way of Greater Rochester and Sheree Toth, PhD, Executive Director, Mt. Hope Family Center, and Professor, Clinical & Social Psychology, University of Rochester and Theresa Green, MBA, PhD Candidate, Director of Community Health Policy and Education, Center for Community Health, URMC

Missed it? To view the Power Points please click here: United Against Chronic Disease: Investing in the Community's Mental and Physical Health and Community Health Needs Assessment and Improvement Planning

July 19—Patients First: Innovative Primary Care Models to Treat Chronic Disease

Jennifer Carroll, MD, MPH,  Department of Family Medicine, URMC, Anthony Jordan Health Center-Brown Square and Thomas Mahoney, MD, Associate Executive Director, Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency

Missed it? To view the Power Points please click here: Physical Activity Promotion at a Federally Qualified Health Center and Transforming Primary Care Delivery - A Community Partnership

July 26—A Weighty Challenge: Rochester's Response to the Epidemic of Childhood Obesity

Stephen Cook MD, MPH, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Heidi Burke, MPH, Senior Program Officer, GRHF and Carlos Cotto, Executive Director of Health, Physical Education & Athletics, Rochester City School District

Missed it? To view the Power Points please click here: Childhood Healthy Weight Strategy and Coordinated School Health Programs and A Weighty Challenge: Rochester's Response to the Epidemic of Childhood Obesity

ASL interpreters or other accommodations are available on request. Call the Center for Community Health: 224-3050