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Contributors to the Development of the Health Risk Assessment: October 2011- June 2014

West Virginia Bureau for Public Health, Center for Threat Preparedness: Rebecca Schmidt (CDC Public Health Advisor/HRA Project Manager), Humbert Zappia (CDC Public Health Advisor), Jerry Rhodes (Director), Melissa Kinnaird (Deputy Director)

Database Development and Administration: Brent Wood (BPH Office of Environmental Health Services)

GIS Mapping: James Mitchell (BPH Office of Environmental Health Services)

Working Group Members: Brian Bell (Raleigh County HD), Janet Briscoe (Kanawha-Charleston HD), JD Douglas (BPH Office of Environmental Health Services), Joann Fleming (Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities), Jackie Fleshman (Putnam County HD), Donnie Haynes (BPH Office of Environmental Health Services), Jackie Huff (Hancock County HD), Denise Knoebel (Preston County HD), Brian Lilly (St. Francis Hospital), James Mitchell (BPH Office of Environmental Health Services), Mark Pickett (Princeton Community Hospital), Rachel Radcliffe (CDC Career Epidemiology Field Officer, BPH Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology), Christina Richmond (BPH Center for Threat Preparedness), Judy Vallandingham (BPH Office of Environmental Health Services), Andrew Walker (Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities)

Advisory Committee Members: Amy Atkins (BPH Division of Local Health), Paul Howard (DMAPS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management), Shannon McBee (BPH Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology), Jamie Moore (Marion County HD), Mickey Plymale (Wayne County HD), Rachel Radcliffe (BPH Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology), Jerry Rhodes (BPH Center for Threat Preparedness), Barb Taylor (BPH Office of Environmental Health Services), Mark Wigal (BPH Office of Emergency Medical Services), Andrew Walker (Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities), Melissa Kinnaird (BPH Center for Threat Preparedness), Humbert Zappia (CDC Assignee, BPH Center for Threat Preparedness)

Partners:

WV Bureau for Public Health                                     

WV Hospital Association                                            

The American Red Cross, West Virginia Region         

WV State Police                                                          

WV Department of Public Safety and Military Affairs

WV Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities         

WV Primary Care Association

WV Department of Environmental Protection

WV Department of Agriculture                       

 

Special thanks to Stan Mills and his students in ISC 247: Public Health and Man at Marshall University for pilot testing the data collection tool and providing valuable feedback.



 
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