Tanha Patel with Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch and Asthma Program, and Annie Hirsch with Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch won first place in the 12th annual Poster Day held by the Epidemiology and Evaluation Team on May 10 at the Division of Public Health Six Forks campus. The team’s poster illustrated “Reduction in Risk of an Emergency Department Visit for Asthma Following Passage of North Carolina’s Smoke Free Restaurants and Bars Law.”
Second place was shared by Parvati Potru from Diabetes Prevention and Control Branch, with “The Link Between Diabetes and Depression: North Carolina,” and Jenny Snow and Mary Stanley, Immunization Branch, “North Carolina Measles Outbreak – April 2013.”
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