Louisville’s Health Director Elected to National Board
Friday November 10, 2006
Dr. Adewale Troutman, director of the Louisville Metro Health Department has been elected to the board of directors for the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO).
NACCHO is the national organization representing local health departments. It works to support efforts that protect and improve the health of all people and all communities by promoting national policy, developing resources and programs, seeking health equity and supporting effective local public health practice and systems.
NACCHO is governed by a 32-member Board of Directors, comprising health officials from around the country elected by their peers, and including ad hoc members representing the National Association of Counties and the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
The mission of the Louisville Metro Health Department is to protect, preserve and promote the health, environment and well-being of the people of Louisville. To learn more about the Health Department’s programs and services go to www.louisvilleky.gov/health.