Bechara Choucair, MD Commissioner Chicago Department of Public Health @choucair on
HEALTHY CHICAGO CHICAGO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH TRANSFORMING THE  HEALTH OF OUR CITY CHICAGO ANSWERS THE CALL
<ul><li>IT MATTERS </li></ul>HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
<ul><li>A blueprint for action to create: </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy City </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy Neighborhoods </li></ul...
<ul><li>A healthy city is a city that: </li></ul><ul><li>Offers healthier food options </li></ul><ul><li>Provides places t...
IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT  INDIVIDUAL BEHAVIOR IT’S ABOUT HOW WE  BEHAVE AS A CITY HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public ...
<ul><li>In policies </li></ul><ul><li>In programs </li></ul><ul><li>In health education </li></ul>IT DEMANDS THAT WE MAKE ...
<ul><li>It’s about creating accountability </li></ul><ul><li>It’s about communicating what’s expected of all of us. </li><...
<ul><li>It’s about starting the Healthy Chicago conversation </li></ul><ul><li>It’s about engaging communities to help us ...
<ul><li>Tobacco Use </li></ul><ul><li>Obesity Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>HIV Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>Adolescent Hea...
<ul><li>Access to Health Care </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy Mothers and Babies </li></ul><ul><li>Communicable Disease Control ...
MOVING TOWARD A HEALTHY CHICAGO HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
TOBACCO USE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
TOBACCO USE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
OBESITY PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
HIV PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
ADOLESCENT HEALTH HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
CANCER DISPARITIES HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
HEALTHY MOTHERS AND BABIES HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
VIOLENCE PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
HEART DISEASE AND STROKE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL & PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
ACCESS TO CARE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
HEALTHY HOMES HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
Together we will Make Chicago a healthier city! HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
Let’s get started HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
 
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  • Healthy Chicago Aug 2011

    1. 1. Bechara Choucair, MD Commissioner Chicago Department of Public Health @choucair on
    2. 2. HEALTHY CHICAGO CHICAGO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH TRANSFORMING THE HEALTH OF OUR CITY CHICAGO ANSWERS THE CALL
    3. 3. <ul><li>IT MATTERS </li></ul>HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    4. 4. <ul><li>A blueprint for action to create: </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy City </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy Neighborhoods </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy Homes </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy People </li></ul>A COMPREHENSIVE PUBLIC HEALTH AGENDA HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    5. 5. <ul><li>A healthy city is a city that: </li></ul><ul><li>Offers healthier food options </li></ul><ul><li>Provides places to be physically active </li></ul><ul><li>Responds to public health threats </li></ul><ul><li>Creates healthy and safe environments </li></ul><ul><li>Ensures access to care for all residents </li></ul><ul><li>Eliminates health disparities for all communities </li></ul>IT MATTERS HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    6. 6. IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT INDIVIDUAL BEHAVIOR IT’S ABOUT HOW WE BEHAVE AS A CITY HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    7. 7. <ul><li>In policies </li></ul><ul><li>In programs </li></ul><ul><li>In health education </li></ul>IT DEMANDS THAT WE MAKE CHANGES HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    8. 8. <ul><li>It’s about creating accountability </li></ul><ul><li>It’s about communicating what’s expected of all of us. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s about measuring outcomes and success </li></ul>It’s about changing systems HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    9. 9. <ul><li>It’s about starting the Healthy Chicago conversation </li></ul><ul><li>It’s about engaging communities to help us create a “Healthy Chicago” </li></ul>It’s about communication HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    10. 10. <ul><li>Tobacco Use </li></ul><ul><li>Obesity Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>HIV Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>Adolescent Health </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer Disparities </li></ul><ul><li>Heart Disease and Stroke </li></ul>IDENTIFIES PRIORITIES FOR NEXT 5 YEARS: HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    11. 11. <ul><li>Access to Health Care </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy Mothers and Babies </li></ul><ul><li>Communicable Disease Control & Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy Homes </li></ul><ul><li>Violence Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>Public Health Infrastructure </li></ul>IDENTIFIES PRIORITIES FOR NEXT 5 YEARS: HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    12. 12. MOVING TOWARD A HEALTHY CHICAGO HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    13. 13. TOBACCO USE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    14. 14. TOBACCO USE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    15. 15. OBESITY PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    16. 16. HIV PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    17. 17. ADOLESCENT HEALTH HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    18. 18. CANCER DISPARITIES HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    19. 19. HEALTHY MOTHERS AND BABIES HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    20. 20. VIOLENCE PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    21. 21. HEART DISEASE AND STROKE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    22. 22. COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL & PREVENTION HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    23. 23. ACCESS TO CARE HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    24. 24. HEALTHY HOMES HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    25. 25. Together we will Make Chicago a healthier city! HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health
    26. 26. Let’s get started HEALTHY CHICAGO Chicago Department of Public Health

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