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17th Annual Iowa Public Health Practice Colloquium

November 30, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Registration is now closed. An archived version of the event will be available on MPHTC soon!



Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Callaghan Auditorium (N110), College of Public Health Building
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA



Creating a shared vision of what population health is and how successful partnerships are making positive changes throughout communities is the focus of this year’s Colloquium.


Objectives for Colloquium

By the end of the program, attendees will be able to:

  • Recognize the gaps between how population health is defined and used by healthcare and public health professionals;
  • Identify opportunities for building collaborative partnerships between public health and health care to solve a population health issue;
  • Describe principles and common elements that lead to successful and sustainable work together;
  • Utilize tools and examples of successful partnerships to improve population health in your community.


Target Audience

Public health and health care practitioners, health systems administrators, and payers interested in learning and sharing opportunities to improve relationships that impact population health.


Conference Agenda

12:30 pm    Registration and Networking


1:00          Welcome & Iowa Public Health Heroes Award

Tanya Uden-Holman, PhD                          Christopher Atchison, MPA

Director, Midwestern Public Health     Director, Institute for Public Health Practice

Training Center and                                  and Associate Dean for Public Health Practice

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs


1:30           Population Health and Public Health 3.0: Looking Towards the Future

Don W. Bradley, MD, MHS,-CL

Director, Practical Playbook
Associate Consulting Professor, Department of Community and Family Medicine
Duke University


2:30           Break


2:45           Perspectives from the Iowa Department of Public Health

Gerd Clabaugh, MPA (invited)

                  Director, Iowa Department of Public Health


3:15           Panel – Population Health in Action

Moderator: Gerd Clabaugh


Tom Bowman, MBA, CMPE

            CEO, Community Health Care, Inc.

Nicole Carkner, MBA

     Executive Director, Quad City Health Initiative

Ed Rivers, MPH

            Director, Scott County Health Department

Angela Kroeze-Visser, MPH

                   Community Health Planner

                   Community Health Partners of Sioux County

Kim Westerholm, BSN, MA

Director Children and Family Services

Community Health Partners of Sioux County


4:15           Closing Comments

         Tanya Uden-Holman, PhD


4:20           Adjourn



Continuing Education Credit

Nursing – The University of Iowa College of Nursing is an Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider, Number 1. Full time attendance for this program will award .30 CEUs or 3.0 contact hours.


The program is funded, in part, by a grant from the Midwestern Public Health Training Center. There is no charge for participation.


Click here to register!


Sponsored by

Institute for Public Health Practice
Iowa Counties Public Health Association
Iowa Department of Public Health
Iowa Primary Care Association
Iowa Public Health Association
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
University of Iowa College of Public Health
Midwestern Public Health Training Center
In Collaboration with the University of Iowa College of Nursing

Endorsed by

Healthiest State Initiative






Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Laurie Walkner in advance at 319-335-6836



November 30, 2016
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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University of Iowa College of Public Health Building
145 North Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA 52246 United States
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