NACCHO post-election webinar highlights opportunities and challenges for federal action on COVID-19 and beyond
Washington, DC, November 25, 2020 — As the association representing the nation’s nearly 3,000 local health departments, the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) serves as the voice of local public health at the national level. In this webinar, Post-Election Round-Up: What the 2020 Election Means for Public Health, NACCHO’s government affairs experts highlight the changes coming to Washington in January and how that could impact local public health practice and funding, as well as opportunities for renewed engagement.
They also discuss NACCHO transition recommendations for the Biden-Harris Administration and the new Congress, the public health implications related to tackling COVID-19 under a new administration, efforts to bolster public health infrastructure, and what we may see in the lame-duck session.
The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) represents the nation’s nearly 3,000 local health departments. These city, county, metropolitan, district, and tribal departments work every day to protect and promote health and well-being for all people in their communities. For more information about NACCHO, please visit www.naccho.org.