Coronavirus: ICMA Community Conversation on the Impact on Public Health
Date: Friday, March 20
Time: 2:30 – 3:00 PM ET
Dr. E. Oscar Alleyne, chief of programs and services, National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), will provide an update on COVID-19 and the impact that community mitigation can have on the spread of the virus. Following his brief presentation, ICMA members will have the opportunity to ask questions.
You will receive a confirmation email once you register.
The calls will be recorded and made available at icma.org/coronavirus.
ICMA has and will continue to keep members informed on the latest developments on this issue. For more information and resources, visit ICMA's coronavirus update page.
About the Speaker
Dr. E. Oscar Alleyne
Dr. E. Oscar Alleyne is the chief of programs and services for the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), where he oversees a $28 million portfolio of programs along with its membership and meetings services. In his role, he directs the implementation of programs, promotion, and diversification of funding and assists in raising NACCHO’s profile through external engagement and partnership development for the advancement of NACCHO’s mission and the success of the country’s 3,000 local health departments. He is also responsible for personnel management and professional development; strategic planning; budget management; supervision of program leadership and services staff; and maintenance of subject matter knowledge of comprehensive policy issues that have an impact on local health departments and NACCHO.
Dr. Alleyne began his career in governmental public health designing software used as an expert system in guiding responses to adverse water quality events for the New York State Health Department. He joined Rockland County Health Department, New York, at the beginning of the West Nile Virus outbreak where he developed a model comprehensive educational and surveillance program.
In his 15 years at Rockland County, Alleyne served as director of epidemiology and public health planning, responding to and mitigating several major emerging health issues including West Nile, Anthrax, Smallpox, Monkey Pox, H1N1, Botulism, MERS CoV, and Ebola. He also has experience as a planning section chief for the Disaster Medical Assistance Team (NY4) under the federal National Disaster Medical System.
The National Association of County and City Health Officials represents the nation's nearly 3,000 local health departments. These city, county, metropolitan, district, and tribal departments work every day to protect and promote health and wellbeing for all people in their communities. For more information about NACCHO, visit naccho.org.
- Mar 20, 2020 - Mar 20, 2020
- 04:30 am 03:00 pm ET
- Registration Deadline: 03/20/2020
- Webex Teleconference Event
- Member Price:$0.00