Past Sessions

Missouri Asthma Collaborative: Integrating Public Health and Health Care Interventions and Data
July 20, 2015
1:30 to 3:00 pm
Wild Birch Conference Room

Peggy Gaddy, RRT, MBA, Program Coordinator, Missouri Asthma Prevention and Control Program

Sherri Homan, RN, FNP, PhD, Epidemiologist, Office of Epidemiology
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Samar Muzaffar, MD, MPH, Medical Director, MO Health Net
Missouri Department of Social Services

Benjamin Francisco, PhD, PNP-BC, AE-C
Director, Asthma Ready Communities©
Associate Professor of Pulmonary Medicine and Allergy
Department of Child Health, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia

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The State of Childhood Obesity in Missouri
June 8, 2015
1:30 to 3:00 pm
Wild Oak Conference Room
Shumei Yun, MD, PhD. Team Leader, Chronic Disease and Nutrition Epidemiology Team, Office of Epidemiology
Pat Simmons, MS, RD, LD, Assistant Chief, Bureau of Community Health and Wellness
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Evaluation of Missouri’s Public Health, Community and Health Care Linkage Pilot Project
Nov. 17, 2014
1:30-3:00 pm
Birch Conference Room
Shumei Yun, MD, PhD, Team Leader, Chronic Disease and Nutrition Epidemiology Team and Barbara Brendel, Health Program Representative III, Bureau of Cancer and Chronic Disease
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Missouri Electronic Vital Registration (MoEVR): Foundational Changes in Vital Statistics
Sept. 22, 2014
1:30 to 3:00 p.m.
Birch Conference Room
Craig B. Ward, State Registrar and Chief of the Bureau of Vital Statistics
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Medical Certification of Death in Missouri
June 16, 2014
1:30 to 3:00 pm
Oak Conference Room
Jennifer Lloyd and Dr. George Turabelidze, Missouri State Epidemiologist
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Health Risk Behaviors among Missouri Middle and High School Students
Presented Jan. 13, 2014
1:30 to 3:00 pm
Wild Birch Conference Room
Janet Wilson, Survey Manager in the Office of Epidemiology
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Epidemiology of Pertussis in Missouri
Presented Nov. 5, 2013
10:30 am to 12:00 noon
Multi Purpose Room, Lower Level, Kansas City Health Department
Dr. George Turabelidze, Missouri State Epidemiologist
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Preterm Births in the US and Missouri:  An Overview
Presented June 24, 2013
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Birch Conference Room
Venkata Garikapaty, Public Health Epidemiologist
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Tickborne Diseases in Missouri
Presented May 6, 2013
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Wild Pine Conference Room
Dr. George Turabelidze, Missouri State Epidemiologist
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What’s New in Tick-Borne Diseases
Presented July 19, 2012 at Clay County Health Department
By George Turabelidze, MD, PhD, Missouri State Epidemiologist
Karen Yates, MSc, Vector-borne Disease Program Coordinator
and Susan Little, Executive Director, DEET Education Program, Washington, DC
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STOP - Stop Transmission of Polio
Presented July 2012
by Drew Pratt, Senior Epidemiologist Specialist
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Chronic Disease in Missouri: Progress and Challenges
Presented April 2012
by Dr. Shumei Yun
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Understanding epidemiological research: p-values and confidence intervals
Presented January 2012
by George Turabelidze, PhD, MD
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Missouri PRAMS Report 2007-2008
Presented: February 2011
by Venkata Garikapaty and Jennifer Collins
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New Emerging Infections: Epidemiology and Clinical Characteristics
Presented: January 2011
by George Turabelidze, MD, PhD
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The Burden of Cancer and Cancer Programs in Missouri
Presented: December 2010
by David McBride, PhD, Philomina Gwanfogbe, PhD, MSPH and Susan Thomas, BS
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Dental Care Use During Pregnancy
Presented: October 2010
by Mei Lin, MD, MPH, MSc and Marie Peoples, MA, MPH, CSACII
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Acute Lead Poisoning Outbreak - Zamfara State, Nigeria, 2010
Presented: September 2010
by Philip Lo, MD
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Results from the Missouri Youth Tobacco Survey, 2003-2009
Presented: August 2010
by Janet Wilson, Youth Tobacco Survey Coordinator
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The Missouri Tobacco Quitline Report, 2010
Presented: July 2010
by Noaman Kayani, PhD and Victoria Warren
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