10th Annual Conference Summary

October 18, 2017

Thank you to everyone who joined us at our 10th annual conference, Why Science Matters: The Case for Evidence-Based Public Health.

Keynote speaker: Dr. Ross Brownson, Bernard Becker Professor, Brown School and School of Medicine

Steven H. and Susan U. Lipstein Distinguished Professor of Public Health, Brown School and School of Medicine


  • Karen Joynt Maddox – Moderator
  • John Rusche, Former Idaho State Representative
  • Kelley K. Vollmar, Jefferson County Health Department
  • Cora Faith Walker, State Representative Missouri House District 74
  • Durrie Bouscaren, St. Louis Public Radio

Click here to review the Annual Conference poster session guide.

Keynote Presentation

Click here to view Dr. Brownson’s keynote presentation.


Click here to view the event’s Facebook photo album.

Resource Guide

The Institute compiled a Resource Guide for further study and reading related to the conference theme.

Social Media

Click #IPH2017AC Tweets for a summary of social media conversation.