2017 Middle Tennessee Spring Meeting

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AGENDA

Friday, May 5, 2017

Williamson County Emergency Management Center
304 Beasley Drive, Franklin, TN 37064
Time Item/Topic Presenter

7:30 – 8:30 Refreshments

7:30 – 8:30 Sign In / Registration

8:30 – 8:45 Welcome / Housekeeping Adam Jarvis, Middle TN Vice President

8:45 – 9:15 Public Health Response to the Gatlinburg Wild Fires Jack Cochran, Emergency Response Coordinator, East Region

9:15 – 9:25 Break

9:25 – 9:55 Behind the Scenes with the Governor: The 2015 Chattanooga Terrorist Attack Commissioner David Purkey Dept. of Safety & Homeland Security

10:00 – 10:30 Zika Virus: Protecting the Public Through Surveillance and Control Abelardo C. Moncayo, Ph.D., Director, Vector-Borne Diseases Program Kelly Orejuela, MPH, Epidemiologist

10:35 – 11:05 Poster Presentations & Networking Break

11:10 – 11:40 Prescription Painkillers as a Heroin Driver Dr. Stephen Loyd Medical Director for Substance Abuse Services, TN Dept. of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

11:45 – 12:15 Verbal Defense and De-escalation Officer Ryan Schuman, Office of Public Affairs, Franklin Police Department

12:15 – 12:30 Visionary Award Presentation Dr. John Dreyzehner MD, MPH, FACOEM Commissioner, TN Dept. of Health

12:30 – 1:30 Lunch (paid registration required)

12:30 – 1:30 Facility Tours (dismissed by groups)

Community Planning Sessions

1:00 – 1:30 Panel Introductions – Leslie Meehan, Moderator

1:30 – 2:00 HeathierTN, Governor’s Foundation for Health and Wellness – Molly Sudderth (Moly Sudderth)

2:00 – 2:30 ThreeStar – Economic & Comm. Development (Jody Sliger)

2:30 – 3:00 Senior Center Dental Clinics – Local Development Districts (Joe Evans)

3:00 – 3:30 Door Prizes Michael Railling
3:30 Closing Adam Jarvis