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NALBOH 2020 Annual Conference
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 Export to Your Calendar 8/18/2020 to 8/20/2020
When: August 18-20 (NOTE: Tuesday-Thursday Schedule)
Where: Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton
187 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, Michigan  49503
United States
Contact: NALBOH Office

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NALBOH 2020 Annual Conference 

Call for Presentations Now Open! 
Does your board have a program, achievement or presentation you would like to share with fellow board of health members and health department leaders? Consider presenting at the 2020 NALBOH Conference and share your work and ideas!  Click here to learn more and submit your abstract for consideration today!

Deadline for submissions is January 1, 2020.  

2020 Annual Conference Featured Presenter 

NALBOH is pleased to announce that Brian C. Castrucci, DrPH, MA, President and Chief Executive Officer of the de Beaumont Foundation is scheduled to join us as a featured keynote presenter.  Be sure to save the date and make plans to join NALBOH in Grand Rapids, MI, August 18-20 to hear from Mr. Castrucci and other national public health leaders!  

Brian C. Castrucci, DrPH, MA, President and Chief Executive Officer
de Beaumont Foundation

An award-winning epidemiologist with 10 years of experience working in state and local health departments, Brian brings a unique perspective to the philanthropic sector that allows him to shape and implement visionary and practical initiatives and partnerships and bring together research and practice to improve public health.

Under his leadership, the de Beaumont Foundation is advancing policy, building partnerships, and strengthening the public health system to create communities where people can achieve their best possible health. Among the projects he has spearheaded are CityHealth, the BUILD Health Challenge, and the Public Health Workforce Interests and Needs Survey (PH WINS). He is also an editor and contributing author to The Practical Playbook. Public Health. Primary Care. Together, published by Oxford University Press in 2015.

Brian has published more than 70 articles in the areas of public health systems and services research, maternal and child health, health promotion, and chronic disease prevention. His recent work has focused on the public health needs of large cities, the need for better data systems, and public health system improvements.

Brian earned his Doctorate in Public Health Leadership at the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from North Carolina State University and a Master of Arts degree in sociomedical sciences from Columbia University.

Hotel Details 
It is never too early to make your hotel reservation for the 2020 conference.  Rooms are available at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel at a special group rate of $179. Reservations can be made by calling the Hotel toll free line at 1-800-253-3590 or online at and request the National Association of Local Boards of Health (NALBOH) block. Consider bringing your whole family to enjoy the wonderful area!

The deadline to receive this special rate is July 28, 2020.

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