Public Heath

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 Meet the Staff






Lanny Brown

Program Manager
979-864-1938 (O)
979-235-0257 (C)









 The Public Health Emergency Preparedness Program is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive, department-wide approach to public health preparedness and response activities.

Activities include:

  • Coordinating planning for all-hazards preparedness activities
  • Coordinating the Strategic National Stockpile Program
  • Assuring public health response functions int he context of the National Incident Management System
  • Preparing for, preventing, responding to and recovering from public health emergencies
  • Coordinating competency-based education and training of public health emergency staff; conducting drills and exercises
  • Monitoring disease reporting functions with local healthcare facilities
  • Coordinating Disease Reporting functions with Regional, State, and Federal stakeholders