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Discussing the Community Health Assessment, with guest Katie Anderson, MD, PhD, on Upstate's The Informed Patient podcast

Drug abuse, obesity, maternal health among key findings

Obesity, drug abuse and maternal health are among the top health problems cited in a recent report for Onondaga County. County Health Commissioner Katie Anderson, MD, PhD, discusses the causes of these health problems and possible ways to remedy them. The report is the Community Health Assessment and Improvement Plan, assembled by the health department. Anderson is also an associate professor of microbiology and immunology, and medicine, at Upstate.