Agenda - Health Data Symposium 2019


7:30 – 8:30

Ballroom Prefunction
Ballrooms 2 & 3
Poster Hanging (all posters)

8:30 – 8:40 Ballrooms 2 & 3
Welcome & Opening Remarks
   Lilian Peake, MD
   Director, Public Health
   South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC)
8:40 – 8:45 Ballrooms 2 & 3
Keynote Speaker Introduction
   Suzanne McDermott, PhD
   Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
   Director, South Carolina Disability and Health Project
   Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina
8:45 – 9:45 Ballrooms 2 & 3
Keynote: “How Population Data on Disabilities Can Help Address Disparities and Guide Prevention”
   Marshalyn Yeargin-Allsopp, MD
   Medical Officer and Associate Director for Children with Special Healthcare Needs
   National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC
9:45 – 10:30 Ballrooms 2 & 3
AM Poster Session & Break
10:30 – 12:00 Ballrooms 2 & 3
AM Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Concurrent Session I. Emerging trends in opioid use, misuse, and treatment: Data driven responses to the opioid epidemic
Session moderator: Harley Davis, MSPH, PhD
Objective: to report trends in opioid use, misuse, and treatment availability and to identify policy implications and interventions to curb the epidemic to investigate opioid use, misuse, consequences, and treatment from a social work and epidemiologic perspective

10:30 – 12:00

Ballroom 1A
Concurrent Session II. The Intersection of Research and Surveillance: A Workshop
Session moderator: Suzanne McDermott, PhD
Objective: to understand how active surveillance is done in a multi-state, multi- stakeholder landscape
Ballroom 1B
Concurrent Session III. Happy Moms, Healthy Babies
Session moderator: Chelsea Richard, MSPH
Objective: to explore pregnancy experiences and outcomes through a disability lens

12:00 – 12:30

Ballroom Prefunction
Pick Up boxed lunches for those without noted dietary restrictions
Those with noted dietary restrictions will receive a card with their name badge to pick up their boxed lunch from a Southern Way catering staff member

12:30 – 1:30

Ballrooms 2 & 3
Afternoon Plenary: “One Disorder, Many Understandings: An Exploration of Factors that Affect Perceptions of Autism”
Jennifer Bailey Bisson, PhD
Department of Psychology, Clemson University

1:30 – 2:15

Ballrooms 2 & 3
PM Poster Session & Break

2:15 – 3:45

Ballrooms 2 & 3
Concurrent Session I. Moving People to Better Health
Session moderator: Chelsea Richard, MSPH
Objective: to integrate what we know about physical activity into the world of disability
Ballroom 1A
Concurrent Session II. Talk About It: Connecting the Hear and Now
Session moderator: Suzanne McDermott, PhD
Objective: to delve into the world of communication from public health surveillance to language learning in children

3:45 – 4:00 Awards & Closing Remarks
   Harley Davis, PhD
   Director, Division of Surveillance
   Bureau of Health Improvement and Equity, SC DHEC


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