2014 OPHA Annual Conference Presentations


Keynote Presentation: 

People with Disabilities - An Unrecognized Disparity Population
Gloria Krahn, PhD, MPH

Essential Skills for Collaborative Leadership Workshop 

The Power of Partnership: Collaboration Techniques that Really Work
APHA President, Joyce Gaufin, BS

Concurrent Sessions - Presentations & Panels:
*Listed alphabetically by title

Antibiotic Resistance Education: Health Education Evaluation at Work 
Tessa Jaqua

Building Healthy Communities in Oregon 
Curtis Cude, Julie Early-Alberts, Emily York

Coordinated Care Organizations: How Do They Do?
Michael C. Huntington

Current Status of Physical Education in Oregon 
Jennifer Young

Diesel Emissions: Small Particles, Big Problems, Easy Solutions 
Matthew Davis

Driving a Diesel to the Tragedy of the Commons
Kevin Downing

Driving Under the Influence of Cannabis and Traffic Fatalities
Candice Beathard, Jangho Yoon

Effective Contraceptive Use in Oregon, 2010-2013 
Rachel Linz

Family-Centered Care and Unmet Healthcare Needs among U.S. Children: Structural Equation Modeling using the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 
Olivia Lindly

Fluoridation Update: 2014 (still safe, effective, and inexpensive) 
Kurt L. Ferré 

Health and Transportation: Working Together to Improve the Lives of Oregonians
Heather Gramp

Health Disparities among Veterans in Oregon
Craig Mosbaek

Healthy Foundations: A Tailored Program for Healthier Living
Joel Michels

High Income Working Women Are More Likely to Be Offered Fully Paid Maternity Leave 
Jena Fellenzer, Kenneth D. Rosenberg

How Historical Trauma Informs a Community-Based Collaborative: Stories and Lessons from the Future Generations Collaborative 
Kelly Gonzales, Jillene Joseph, Suzie Kuerschner, Barbie Shields, Jennifer Pirtle, Heather Heater

Implementing Health Literacy Interventions at a Community Health Center 
Rachael Postman

Increasing Successful Mammography Screening for Women with Disabilities 
Angela Weaver

Key Informants & Action 
Rae Trotta

Neighbors for Clean Air: Creating a Healthier Oregon Through the Reduction of Air Toxics
Mary Peveto

ONE KEY QUESTION: Program Evaluation for Washington County Clinics 
Beth Doyle

Oregon Project LAUNCH – Deschutes County 
Beth Gebstadt, Maggi Machala, Stephanie Sundborg, Shannon Lipscomb, Susan Keys

Oregon’s Healthy Future: A Statewide Health Improvement Plan for Empowering Communities 
Renee Hackenmiller-Paradis

Oregon’s PHDs Promoting Respectful Interactions and Communication with Oregonians with Disabilities 
Angela Weaver, Laurie Smith, Jo Fleming

Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Distribution in the Portland Metro Area 
Lindsay Jenkins

Parent Concerns, Provider Response to Concerns, and Diagnostic Delay for Children with Autism and other Developmental Disorders 
Katharine Zuckerman, Olivia Lindly, Brianna Sinche

Public Health and Genomic Medicine: How do we get from here to there?
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Gregory Fowler, David Koeller, Katherine Bradley, Summer Cox

Reducing health disparities in underserved neighborhoods through the Interprofessional Care Access Network (I-CAN)
Peggy Wros, Katherine Bradley

Reducing High Risk Drinking in Neighborhoods with High Alcohol Outlet Density 
Sondra Storm, Mireille LaFont, Helen Ying

Regional Collaboration for a Healthier Tomorrow 
Tatiana Dierwechter, Sara Hartstein, Danette Killinger, Megan Mackey

School IAQ Improvement: Lessons from Multnomah County
Jeff Strang

Supporting Healthy Living for Oregonians with Chronic Disease: the Patient Self-Management Collaborative 
Laura Chisholm, Irma Murauskas

Supporting Students in Recovery from Alcohol and Other Drugs: Oregon State University's Collegiate Recovery Community’s Inaugural Year 
Sara Caldwell-Kan, Naomi Figley

Supporting the 2017 PE Mandate in Lane County 
Jennifer Webster

The Affordable Care Act: What It Means to Public Health 
Laurie Wylie

The Benefits Public Health Accreditation: Insights from Local Health Departments 
Kathleen Johnson, Muriel DeLaVergne-Brown, Laura Spaulding, Lyndsie Schwarz, Philip Mason

The Changing Paradigm of Maternal and Child Health: from Infant Mortality Reduction to Life Course Theory 
Kenneth D. Rosenberg

Tools for Implementing the Health Brain Initiative
Sarah Holland

What's New in Fluoridation Politics 
Charles C. Haynie

CLHO Poster Session: Quality Improvement & Performance Management

Clinic No-Show Rates - Yamhill County Public Health 
Haleigh Leslie

Improving WIC Show Rates - Crook County Health Department 
Carly Rachocki, Muriel DeLaVergne-Brown

Lincoln County HHS Performance Management System 
Rachel Peterson, Rebecca Austen

Performance Management Framework - Marion County 
Rachel Posnick, Lyndsie Schwarz

Reducing Clinic No-Show Rate - North Central Public Health District (Wasco, Sherman and Gilliam Counties, OR) 
Faith Purvis

Closing Plenary Panel

Oregon's Public Health Transformation: Findings from the Future of Public Health Task Force

  • Tammy Baney - Deschutes County Commissioner
  • Charlie Fautin RN, MPH - Benton County Deputy Director/Public Health Administrator
  • Lillian Shirley, BSN, MPH, MPA - Oregon Public Health Division Director