Public Health Caucus

Caucus Events

Zika: a Case Study in Emergency Response across the Public Health Continuum

September 23, 2016 at 12:00-1:30, Rayburn House Office Building, Room B369

Caucus co-chairs Rep. Rob Wittman, Rep. Gene Green, Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard, Rep. Kay Granger, and Rep. Jim McGovern will present an overview of the nationwide response to Zika virus. The event will feature speakers from members of the Coalition for Health Funding. Click here for a flyer.

Coalition for Health Funding annual Hill Day

April 19, 2016, at 1:00-4:00 p.m., Cannon Caucus Room

Caucus co-founder Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA-1) presented remarks before the event. 60 members of the Coalition for Health Funding stormed Capitol Hill and recruited members for the Caucus.

Public Health 101 Briefing: Opportunity Lost - Struggles to Meet Health Demands in an Age of Austerity

November 18, 2015

Hosted by the Coalition for Health Funding and sponsored by the Congressional Public Health Caucus.  Caucus co-founder Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA-1) presented remarks to kick off the event.  Speakers described the opportunity costs of continued budget cuts on America's health.

45th Anniversary Reception of the Coalition for Health Funding

June 10, 2015

Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA-1) and Congressman Gene Green (D-TX-29) spoke about their vision for the Congressional Public Health Caucus.

Launch of the Congressional Public Health Caucus

April 9, 2015

Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA-1) and Congressman Gene Green (D-TX-29) issued a press release during National Public Health Week to announce the new Congressional Public Health Caucus.

Public Health Conferences

‚Äč46th Annual Meeting and National Health Conference
July 27-30, 2017, Shawnee, OK. The theme is "Substance Use Disorder & Metabolic Disease in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities." (Association of American Indian Physicians (AAIP)) 

NCSL Legislative Summit
August 6-9, 2017, Boston, MA. (National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)) 

2017 HRSA Virtual Behavioral Health Workforce Development Conference
September 13, 2017. HRSA will convene a virtual behavioral health workforce development conference to highlight the accomplishments, best practices, and lessons learned from HRSA's behavioral health workforce programs. (Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)) 

2017 CityMatCH MCH Leadership Conference & Healthy Start Convention
September 18-20, 2017, Nashville, TN. An opportunity for Maternal and Child Health (MCH) professionals nationwide to network, share successes, enhance knowledge, and generate new ideas for protecting and promoting the health of urban women, children and families. (CityMatCH) 

2017 Diabetes in Indian Country Conference
September 19-21, 2017, Albuquerque, NM. (Indian Health Service (IHS)) 

Southern Obesity Summit
October 1-3, 2017 Atlanta, GA. The Southern Obesity Summit (SOS) is the largest regional obesity prevention event in the United States, drawing hundreds of participants from 16 Southern States.

Improving Population Health: Now, Across People's Lives, and Across Generations to Come
October 2-4, 2017, Austin, TX. (University of Texas at Austin) 

2017 West Virginia Rural Health Conference
October 11-13, 2017 Davis, WV.

October 23-25, 2017. The 30th Annual Conference of the National State Health Policy Association. (National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP)) 

2017 Rural Health Conference
November 15-16, 2017, Bartlett, NH. (New England Rural Health Roundtable)