Posted by Frank Gagnier
Dr. Kimberly Geib
 

Kim Geib is the Public Health Manager for Disease Control and School Health services at the Florida Department of Health in Nassau County. She has 29 years’ experience in public health leadership, epidemiology, community disease surveillance and control. She is nationally board certified in public health and as an adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the Medical College of Virginia-Virginia Commonwealth University, and a Masters of Science in Nursing. Kim went on and received her Doctor of Nurse Practice from the University of Florida.

 

Emily Cason

 

Emily Cason is an epidemiologist at the Florida Department of Health in Nassau County. She monitors syndromic surveillance systems and responds to disease events or trends, manages reportable disease and outbreak investigations, analyzes disease data and prepares reports, and communicates with community partners, the public, and the media about controlling diseases of public health importance.  She previously worked as an environmental specialist with the Florida Department of Health in Duval County.  Emily received her Bachelor's in Biomedical Science from Ohio State University and her Master’s in Public Health from Emory University.

 

 

Kim and Emily will be speaking to us about Epidemiology and Prevention of Common Tickborne Illnesses in the US