Archived Programs

View archived versions of our past Public Health Grand Rounds Programs at the links below. Valuable online resources are also available for each topic.

The Clean Sheet Exercise: A Tool for Local Health Department Planning (March 24, 2009)

Help Older Adults Live Better, Longer: Prevent Falls and Traumatic Brain Injuries
(September 25, 2008)

Standards, Accreditation, and Improvement -- Raising the Bar of Public Health Performance
(May 29, 2008)

Cutting Edge Legal Preparedness for Chronic Disease Prevention
(November 29, 2007)

Public Health Is Global Health: An Innovative Approach to Fighting Disease in Uganda
(September 27, 2007)

Coordinated Approach to Child Health: From Research to Practice
(June 15, 2007)

Healthy Places Leading to Healthy People: Community Engagement Improves Health for All (May 11, 2007)

Pandemic Flu Preparedness: What Every Community Should Know (September 29, 2006)

After Katrina: Building a Better Public Health System for the Future (June 9, 2006)

Learning from Katrina: Tough Lessons in Preparedness and Emergency Response (March 31, 2006)

Birth Defects Prevention: Realizing the Full Potential of Folic Acid (September 30, 2005)

Collaborating to Conquer Colorectal Cancer: Fulfilling the Promise of Prevention (June 10, 2005)

Antimicrobial Resistance: Old Bugs, New Threats, and the Public Health Response (April 8, 2005)

Vaccine Shortages: Protecting the Public's Health amid Strategic and Ethical Concerns (January 28, 2005)

First Things First: Defining Local Public Health Practice for Safer, Healthier Communities (September 24, 2004)

Tobacco Prevention and Control: Using Evidence Based Strategies to Save Lives and Resources (May 21, 2004)

On the Road Again: Promoting Safe Travel and the Public's Health (March 26, 2004)

Influenza and Beyond: Responding to Vaccine-preventable Diseases (January 30, 2004)

SARS: When a Global Outbreak Hits Home (October 23, 2003)

Disease, Disaster and Detection: Partnering with Public Health Laboratories (September 26, 2003)

Autism Among Us: Rising Concerns and the Public Health Response (June 20, 2003)

HIPAA Privacy Rule: Enhancing or Harming the Public's Health? (March 28, 2003)

Wired Communities: Putting the "e" in Public Health (January 31, 2003)

Bioterrorism Preparedness: A Progress Report (September 27, 2002)

The Epidemic of Obesity: Personal Choice or Environmental Consequence? (June 7, 2002)

Urban Sprawl: What's Health Got to Do With It? (January 18, 2002)

Stand Up and Be Counted: Improving Your Community's Health Through Performance Standards (September 28, 2001)

Preparing for West Nile Virus: Will Your Community Be Next? (May 23, 2001)

Food Safety: A Challenge for Everyone in Public Health (January 26, 2001)

Living, Breathing and Beating Asthma in the Environment (September 29, 2000)

Genetics and Public Health: The Future is Now (May 4, 2000)

Disasters, People and Public Health: Are You Ready? (January 28, 2000)

Breast Cancer Screening: More than Just Mammograms (September 29, 1999)

Bioterrorism: Implications for Public Health (June 11, 1999)