Focus Area: Risks to Adolescent Health
National Association of County and City Health Officials
Kathleen Kelley works with NACCHO as a Program Analyst in the HIV, STI, and Viral Hepatitis department. Kathleen’s work supports the core functions of local public health by assessing the challenges, needs, and successes of Local Health Departments related to HIV, STI, and hepatitis prevention and care. She supports NACCHO’s mission of being a leader, partner, catalyst, and voice for change for LHDs by helping to advocate for them and implement programs that meet their needs.
NACCHO is the membership association for the nation’s nearly 3,000 local health departments (LHDs) in the United States. NACCHO’s vision is health, equity, and security for all people in their communities, and its mission is to be a leader, partner, catalyst, and voice for change for LHDs around the nation. NACCHO implements this vision and mission by advancing policy and practice in program areas devoted to community health, environmental health, public health infrastructure and systems, and public health preparedness.