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Tuesday, August 13, 2013


12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Investing in Prevention--Luncheon

Georgia World Congress Center Level 3-B302/303
  • NCSL Health & Human Services Committee
From helping Americans quit smoking and reducing childhood obesity, to responding to health threats at home and around the world, to preventing the spread of disease and infection to save lives globally, Dr. Thomas Frieden is leading the Centers for Disease Control to address the United States' –and the world's—most challenging health threats. Dr. Frieden will speak about strengthening the partnership between the states and the nation's number one public health institution to make America safer and more healthy.

  • Speaker:
  • Thomas Frieden, director, Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, Georgia

Sponsored By: NCSL gratefully acknowledges the American Academy of Pediatrics for sponsoring this luncheon session.