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Hearing on "Examining Initiatives to Advance Public Health," Subcommittee on Health (May 17, 2017)

Date: 
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 10:15am
Location: 
2322 Rayburn House Office Building
Subcommittees: 

The Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Examining Initiatives to Advance Public Health.”  

 

Key Documents

Memorandum from Ranking Member Pallone to the Subcommittee on Health 

Opening Statement of Ranking Member Pallone as prepared for delivery   

     

Legislation

H.R. 767, To establish the Stop, Observe, Ask, and Respond to Health and Wellness Training pilot program to address human trafficking in the health care system. 

 

H.R. 931, To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a voluntary registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters. 

 

H.R. 1876, To amend the Public Health Service Act to limit the liability of health care professionals who volunteer to provide health care services in response to a disaster.  

 

Witnesses

Cheryl D. Watson Lowry, DDS

American Dental Association

Testimony

 

Jordan Greenbaum, MD

Medical director of the Institute for Healthcare and Human Trafficking at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Medical director of the Global Initiative for Child Health and Well Being at the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children Board member, HEAL Trafficking

Testimony

 

Kevin B. O’Connor

Assistant to the General President, International Association of Fire Fighters  

Testimony

 

Martin Levine, DO, MPH, FACOFP

American Osteopathic Association

Testimony

 

Issues: