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CCLHO Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee Meeting Agenda

June 8, 2018

Meeting:  California Conference of Local Health Officers (CCLHO) Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee Meeting
Date:  Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time:   9:15 am to 1:15 pm
Location:   California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
 1500 Capitol Avenue, Video Conference Room (Room 72.170)
Sacramento, CA 95814

This meeting is scheduled as noted above and is called under Section 100925 of the Health and Safety Code.  CCLHO will conduct the Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee meeting in person and through teleconference/WebEx.  Call Ashley Barbosa at (916) 440-7593 or Leah Northrop at (916) 440-7594 with questions at least one day prior to the meeting. 

You may attend the CCLHO Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee meeting in person or via teleconference/WebEx.  See page 5 for an additional meeting location, and below for meeting details.

1. IN PERSON:  Two parking lots are open on K Street between 15th and 16th Streets.  Please note that prior approval is required for Health Officer travel reimbursement.  Please also allow time to check in with security.  

2. TELECONFERENCE INTO THE MEETING:
 DIAL IN:  1-855-797-9485
 ACCESS CODE:  Enter Attendee access code: 927 009 646
 To "MUTE" OR "UNMUTE" your phone, PRESS *6

3. WEBEX: By joining the meeting through your computer, you will be able to view any PowerPoint presentations and other meeting documents. 
LINK TO ACCESS THE WEBEX

If at any point you have difficulty using WebEx, please use the support link provided in the meeting invite.

Agendas for CCLHO Communicable Disease Control and Prevention meetings are posted on the CCLHO Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Website.

CCLHO COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION AGENDA

9:15 am:  Co-Chairs Report

Erica Pan, MD, MPH, Alameda; and Barbara Cole, RN, PHN, MSN, Riverside
• Introductions
• Action Item: Approval of Minutes: April 19, 2018 CDCP meeting
o Discussion
o Public Comment
o Vote
• CCLHO Board Actions and Other Items and Updates
o Update on action items at the CCLHO Spring Semiannual Conference Business Meeting
o CMA Resolution – final language
o All Facilities Letter and emergency prehospital medical care personnel (SB 432) follow up
o Aerosol Transmissible Diseases (ATD) Standards and LHDs follow up
• Discussion
• Public Comment

9:25 am:  Center for Infectious Diseases (CID) Update, California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

• Center for Infectious Diseases (CID) and Division of Communicable Disease Control (DCDC) Update, James Watt, MD, MPH, Division Chief
o Discussion
o Public Comment

9:45 am:  Legislative Stakeholder Updates 

Health Officer Association of California (HOAC) – Kat DeBurgh, MPH, Executive Director
• Update on legislative bills and issues
o AB 626 (In-Home Kitchens)
o Valley Fever Bills

     • AB 1787

     • AB 1790
o AB 2178 (Limited service charitable feeding operations)
o Discussion
o Public Comment
• Updates by other organizations (invited)
o County Health Executives Association of California (CHEAC)
o California Medical Association (CMA)
o Other organizations
o Discussion
o Public Comment

10:00 am:  Legislative Bills for Review and Discussion

Erica Pan, MD, MPH, Alameda, Committee Co-Chair
• CCLHO June Board legislative meeting update

o AB 1964 (Maienschein) Day Camps

o SB 1303 (Pan) Coroner: county office of the medical examiner

o SB 1480 (Hill) Public Health Nursing Fees

• Action Item: AB 1992 (Chu): CalWORKS eligibility: immunizations

 o Discussion
 o Public Comment

 o Vote

• Legislative ideas for 2019 and future years
• Legislative assignments for analysis/review
o Discussion
o Public Comment

10:15 am:  Presentation:  Update on the Title 17 Final Omnibus Package

Allison Jacobsen, MPH, Research Scientist, Division of Communicable Disease Control, CDPH
• Discussion
• Public Comment

10:45 am:  BREAK

11:00 am:  Presentation:  Disparities Within Tdap Immunization Rates

• Sarah Royce, MD, MPH, Chief, Immunization Branch, CDPH, and
• Kathleen Winter, Epidemiologist, Immunization Branch, CDPH

11:30 am:  Immunizations Update

Sarah Royce, MD, MPH, Chief, Immunization Branch
• Kindergarten immunization rates
• Status report on CAIR 2
• Discussion
• Public Comment

11:40 am:  Sexually Transmitted Diseases Update

• Branch Update - Heidi Bauer, MD, MPH, Chief, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Control Branch
o CDPH press release on increase in STD rates
• Adult Viral Hepatitis – Rachel McLean, MPH, Hepatitis Coordinator
o Hepatitis Strategic Plan Update
• Discussion
• Public Comment

11:55 am:  Infectious Diseases Update

• Branch Update – Duc Vugia, MD, Chief, Infectious Diseases Branch
o Update on Zika and other vector-borne diseases, including any potential new funding

o Update on Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo
• CA Association of Communicable Disease Controllers (CACDC) Report
• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:05 pm:  Infectious Diseases Laboratory Update

• Branch Update –Katya Ledin, PhD, Chief, Infectious Diseases Laboratory Branch, CDPH
• CA Association of Public Health Laboratory Directors (CAPHLD) Report Discussion
o Status of workgroup to address modern guidelines for PH labs
• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:15 pm:  Communicable Disease Emergency Response Update

Juan Ruiz, MD, MPH, Dr.PH, Chief, Communicable Disease Emergency Response Program (CDER)
• Update on Protocol for Follow-Up with Laboratories Not Meeting Reporting Requirements
• Status report on DUDA and cross jurisdictional sharing (CalREDIE)
• Status report on E-Case reporting

• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:20 pm:  HIV/AIDS Update

Karen Mark, MD, MPH, Chief, Office of AIDS
• Status of incorporating HIV/AIDS reporting through CalREDIE
• Update on Getting to Zero Campaign
• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:30 pm:  California STD/HIV Controllers Association (CSTD/HIVCA) Report

• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:35 pm:  Tuberculosis Update

• Branch Update – Jennifer Flood, MD, MPH, Chief, Tuberculosis Control Branch
o Update on NTCA and CTCA joint educational conference in Palm Springs
• CA Tuberculosis Controllers Association (CTCA) Report
• Discussion
• Public Comment

12:50 pm:  Healthcare Associated Infections Update

Erin Epson, MD, Assistant Chief, Healthcare Associated Infections Program
• Discussion
• Public Comment

1:00 pm:  Correctional Health Care Services Update

Janet Mohle-Boetani, MD, MPH California Correctional Health Care Services
• Discussion
• Public Comment

1:05 pm:  Agenda Items for Future Meetings

• Joint meeting with other CCLHO committee
• Review list of potential agenda item topics
• Discussion
• Public Comment

1:10 pm:  Public Comment for Items not on the Agenda 

1:15 pm:  Adjourn

Next Meeting: August 16, 2018 in Oakland

Additional Meeting Locations:

 City of Long Beach Public Health
2525 Grand Avenue, Suite 280
Long Beach, CA  90815

Potential Agenda Items for the Next Meeting:

• Reportable Conditions List (James Watt)

Future Potential Meeting Topics:

• Joint meeting with other CCLHO committee
• CSTE Resolutions from June 2017 and June 2018 CSTE Meetings (October 2018)
• Educating legislators on communicable disease control and prevention issues
• Unmet budgetary and legislative needs for 2019 (August or October)
• Lessons learned with activation of CDPH MHCC for Hepatitis, Influenza and Meningococcal Disease
• Prioritization of different types of Public Health Labs
• Valley Fever
o Report on findings from Valley Fever firefighter survey
o Valley Fever workgroup results (late 2018 or early 2019)
• Strategic Plan for Adult Viral Hepatitis
• Electronic lab reporting for smaller, low volume labs
• Electronic Case Reporting
• CAPHLD Workgroup Report on PH Lab Modernization Guidelines (December 2018)
• TB Elimination and TB infection reporting: cost of a system if reportable


CCLHO Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee Co-Chairs

 Erica Pan, MD, MPH, Alameda
Barbara Cole, RN, PHN, MSN, Riverside
  

Affiliates

 California Association of Communicable Disease Controllers (CACDC)
California Association of Public Health Laboratory Directors (CAPHLD)
California Sexually Transmitted Disease/HIV Controllers Association (CSTD/HIVCA)
California Tuberculosis Controllers Association (CTCA)
Directors of Public Health Nursing (DPHN)
Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California (MVCAC)

 

California Department of Public Health and Other State Department Staff

Karen Smith, MD, MPH, Director and State Public Health Officer
Susan Fanelli, Chief Deputy Director, Policy & Programs
Gil Chavez, MD, MPH, Deputy Director, Center for Infectious Diseases
Monica Wagoner, Deputy Director, Legislative and Governmental Affairs
Paul Kimsey, PhD, State Public Health Laboratory Director
James Watt, MD. MPH, Division Chief, Division of Communicable Disease Control
Rick Kreutzer, MD, MPH, Division Chief, Division of Environmental and Occupational Disease Control
Karen Mark, MD, MPH, Chief, Office of AIDS
Heidi Bauer, MD, MPH, Chief, STD Control Branch
Duc J. Vugia, MD, MPH, Chief, Infectious Disease Branch
Jennifer Flood, MD, MPH, Chief, Tuberculosis Control Branch
Sarah Royce, MD, MPH, Chief, Immunization Branch
Katya Ledin, PhD, Chief, Infectious Diseases Laboratory Branch
Lynn Janssen, Chief, Healthcare Associated Infections Program
Juan Ruiz, MD, MPH, Dr.PH, Chief, Communicable Disease Emergency Response Program
Vicki Kramer, PhD, Chief, Vector-Borne Disease Section
Curtis Fritz, DVM, State Public Health Veterinarian, Veterinary Public Health Section
Janet Mohle-Boetani, MD, MPH, Deputy Medical Executive, CA Correctional Health Care Services

Other Stakeholders

Kat DeBurgh, MPH, Health Officers Association of California

NOTICES

Please note that in accordance with the Bagley-Keene Open Meetings Act, this meeting is open to the public. The order of consideration of matters on this agenda may be changed without prior notice.  While CCLHO intends to webcast this meeting, it may not be possible to webcast the entire meeting due to limitations on resources.

The public shall be given the opportunity to address each listed agenda item before or during discussion or consideration by CCLHO members and prior to CCLHO members taking any action on said item.  Members of the public will be provided appropriate opportunities to comment on any issue before CCLHO, but the CCLHO President may, at his or her discretion, apportion available time among those who wish to speak.  Individuals may appear before CCLHO to discuss items not on the agenda; however, CCLHO can neither discuss nor take official action on these items at the time of the same meeting. (Government Code sections 11125, 11125.7)
 
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
For individuals with disabilities, CDPH will provide assistive services such as sign-language interpretation, real-time captioning, note takers, reading or writing assistance, and conversion of training or meeting materials into Braille, large print, audiocassette, or computer disk. To request such services or copies in an alternate format, please call or write:

Office of Compliance - Civil Rights Unit
1300 17th Street, MS 0504
PO Box 997377
Sacramento, CA  95899-7377
916-445-0938
CivilRights@cdph.ca.gov

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Note: Providing your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting will help to ensure availability of the requested accommodation.    ​

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