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Public Health Advisory Board (PHAB)

Oregon's Public Health Advisory Board (PHAB) serves as an advisory body to the Oregon Health Authority. The PHAB advises the Oregon Health Authority on policy matters related to public health programs, provides a review of statewide public health issues, and participates in public health policy development.

Meeting Information

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About Us: PHAB Members

PHAB member bios

Ana GonzalezCBO Representative, urban
Brenda JohnsonOregon Health Policy Board Liaison
Cara BiddlecomInterim Public Health Director, Ex-officio, non-voting
Dean SidelingerState Health Officer, Ex officio
Dianna HansenCBO Representative, rural
Heather KaisnerLocal Public Health Administrator
Jackie LeungPublic Health Services Provider Representative
Jawad KhanAt-Large member
Jenny WithycombeEducation Representative
Kelle Adamek-LittleTribal Health Representative
Kelly GonzalesHealth Equity Expert
Marie Boman-DavisLocal Health Officials Representative
Mary EngravCCO Representative
Meghan ChanceyLocal Public Health Administrator
Michael BakerLocal Public Health Administrator
Nicolas PowersHealth Care Representative, not a CCO
Robert DannenhofferLocal Public Health Administrator
Ryan PettewayPopulation Health Metrics Expert
Sarah PresentLocal Health Officer
Tameka Brazile MilesState Employee
Veronica IrvinPublic Health Expert in Academia, Chair

Reference Materials


Advisory Board

Incentives and Funding Subcommittee

Public Health Equity Framework Workgroup

Public Health System Workforce Workgroup

Archived Minutes

View archived PHAB minutes from 2010 through 2023