National Association of County and City Health Officials Preparedness Summit

“As the first and longest running national preparedness conference, the Preparedness Summit is the place for you to reenergize while gaining the knowledge, resources, and relationships necessary to prepare for and respond to public health emergencies. Don’t miss your chance to join more than 1,900 attendees—who work in all levels of the government; federal, state, and local), emergency management, volunteer organizations, healthcare coalitions, and academia—to share best practices, build partnerships, advance your skillset, and take away innovative solutions and practical strategies to address the vulnerabilities in our country’s health security system.”


In April 2022, lucky Biodefense Program students had the opportunity to attend the National Association of County and City Health Officials’ Preparedness Summit in Atlanta, Georgia. Check out their thoughts on this year’s summit below!

Sophia Hirshfield-“NACCHO Summit Highlights a Need for Preparedness Innovation in a Post COVID-19 World”