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Testimonies Submitted in Writing

Monday, November 15, 2010
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Michael A. Bilandic Building
160 N. LaSalle St., Room C500 (5th Floor)

Monday, November 22, 2010
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
South Auditorium
SIU School of Medicine
801 N. Rutledge St.

Mt. Vernon
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Municipal Building West
200 Potomac Blvd.

Those wishing to participate in the hearings may sign in to testify at each location. Oral testimony should be limited to three to five minutes and a written copy of your testimony should be provided.

Consider the following topics when offering testimony:

  • Reforming the delivery system for chronic disease prevention and health promotion.
  • Ensuring adequate funding for infrastructure and delivery programs.
  • Addressing health disparities.
  • Reflecting on the role of health promotion and chronic disease prevention in support of state spending on health care.

If you are unable to attend one of the hearings and would like to submit written testimony, you can send your testimony to DPH.MAILUS@illinois.gov with “Chronic Disease Task Force” in the subject line. The deadline for written testimony is December 15, 2010.

For additional information, visit www.idph.state.il.us or contact the Illinois Department of Public Health Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control at 217-782-3300.

535 West Jefferson Street • Springfield, Illinois 62761 • Phone 217-782-4977 • Fax 217-782-3987 • TTY 800-547-0466
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