Altarum Presents at 2018 American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting

Saturday, November 10 - Wednesday, November 14, 2018

San Diego, CA


Date & Location

Sat, Nov 10 - Wed, Nov 14, 2018

San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101

Host Organization

American Public Health Organization

Are you attending the APHA annual meeting in San Diego? If so, we invite you to connect with us at booth #2041 and at our presentations. Our experts will be speaking about how to improve patient experience in military treatment facilities, how to integrate oral health into perinatal care for maternal and child health populations, and how to conduct a community assessment of the opioid crisis. See additional details below, and follow us on Twitter for updates at @Altarum

  • Exhibit - Best Practices by Military Facilities to Improve Health Care Quality and Patient Satisfaction Among Obstetric Patients
    Highlighting obstetric patient experience of care findings from top ranked Military Treatment facilities and discussing best practices occurring at each based on qualitative interviews with key staff.
    Sunday, November 11, Session 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    Presenters: Chantell Frazier, Tara Fowler
    Location: San Diego Convention Center - Hall A/C
  • Exhibit - Patient Experience in the Military Health System: Improving Obstetric Care
    Assessment of obstetric patient experience from various military hospitals from each military branch summarizing qualitative comments and providing area for improvement. 
    Sunday, November 11, Session 3:00 - 4:00 pm 
    Presenters: Chantell Frazier, Tara Fowler
    Location: San Diego Convention Center - Hall A/C
  • Integrating Oral Health into Perinatal Care: Findings from MCHB's Investments to Improve Access for Maternal and Child Populations Discussion about the evaluation findings from the Perinatal Infant oral health quality improvement (PIOHQI) grants illustrating integration models and successes and challenges to improving access to care. 
    Monday, November 12, Session 8:30 - 10:00 am 
    Presenter: Craig Holden
    Location: San Diego Convention Center - 11B
  • Geography, Medical Coverage and Access to Care for Military Populations
    Presentation of military health system geospatial analyses and mapping highlighting GIS analyses associated with TRICARE surveys and implications for targeting improvements for access to care. 
    Tuesday, November 13, Session 10:30 am-12:00 pm
    Authored by Chantell Frazier and Tara Fowler, in attendance with presenter.
    Location: Hilton Bayfront - Aqua Salon C
  • Community Assessment of the Opioid Crisis in Lorain County, Ohio
    Presentation of study findings that measured the scope of the opioid crisis in Lorain County, Ohio, which was used to understand the nature of the problem and to help identify resources, needs, and potential solutions.
    Tuesday, November 13, Session 5:00 - 6:00 pm
    Presenter: Jessica McDuff
    Location: Hilton Bayfront Hotel - Sapphire Ballroom