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Acting U.S. Surgeon General Steven Galson, M.D., M.P.H. recently visited Hartford, Connecticut

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Acting U.S. Surgeon General Steven Galson, M.D., M.P.H. recently visited Hartford, Connecticut, as part of his national tour to promote, highlight and discuss best community practices for preventing childhood obesity.
During his visit, Dr. Galson met with several Commissioners from the State of Connecticut including Commissioner Peter H. O’Meara. At a luncheon hosted by the Department of Public Health (DPH), Commissioner O’Meara participated in a discussion of healthcare issues led by DPH Commissioner J. Robert Galvin, M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A.  State leaders had the opportunity to discuss the growing need to develop a healthcare workforce for the future with Dr. Galson.