…significant money for State and local public health infrastructure be used to improve local public health capacity and meet needs determined by local public health agencies…. 2003 Senate Appropriations Sub Committee
APC Products over 100 available www.naccho.org/apc
Seattle-King County Mesa County Tarrant County Lucas County Montgomery County South Carolina DHEC (Region 7) Multnomah County San Francisco Department of Public Health Current APC Awardees
7 Inquiry (3 rounds ) Conversations about what matters
8 The over-arching question Q#3 Evaluation Q#2 Usability/ Adaptability Q#1 Access How can APC Program products and product dissemination make a positive impact, expand community capacity, and improve public health all-hazard capabilities?
10 Connect Diverse Perspectives opportunity to move between tables
Harvesting data from Inquiry Rounds – Themes Trends Issues
Learning Share ideas for product applications, adaptations… Making your programs work for your department… How can APC Program help you?
DAY Summary of Café Inquiry Access Adaptability/ Usability Evaluation
Group Conversations Activity Directions Self-select into a preparedness category small group Select a timekeeper, scribe, and reporter As practitioners discuss how you will or might; a) access, b) use or adapt, and c) evaluate your success - working with APC products….. Be ready to report out
Application how can APC Products help Public Health Preparedness Practitioners