Healthy People 2020 Progress Review Webinar
Substance Use and Mental Disorders: Early Detection, Prevention, and Treatment
February 26, 2014 | 12:30 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time
You’re invited to join the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) for a Healthy People 2020 progress review webinar. This webinar is focused on tracking and measuring the progress of select Healthy People 2020 objectives—in this case the early detection, prevention, and treatment of substance use and mental disorders.
Featured speakers include:
- Howard Koh, M.D., M.P.H., Assistant Secretary for Health, HHS
- Rebecca Hines, M.H.S., Chief, Health Promotion Statistics Branch, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Philip Wang, M.D., Dr.P.H., Deputy Director, National Institute of Mental Health
- Jack Stein, Ph.D., Director, Office of Science Policy and Communications, National Institute on Drug Abuse
- Frances M. Harding, Director, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, SAMHSA
- Connie Smith, Prevention Branch Manager, Substance Abuse Prevention Program,
Division of Behavioral Health, Kentucky Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental, and Intellectual Disabilities
About Healthy People
Healthy People is an initiative of ODPHP that provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. For 3 decades, Healthy People has established benchmarks and monitored progress over time in order to encourage collaborations across communities and sectors, empower individuals toward making informed health decisions, and measure the impact of prevention activities.