Alexandra A. Bhatti, JD, MPH


Conferences & Presentations

   The Public Health Improvement Training (PHIT)   hosted by National Network of Public Health Institutes and CDC

The Public Health Improvement Training (PHIT) hosted by National Network of Public Health Institutes and CDC

 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Inaugural- State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Public Health Attorney Training Institute, August 2017

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Inaugural- State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Public Health Attorney Training Institute, August 2017

2018

2017

  • American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Presentation title: “A National Assessment of Medicaid Coverage, Cost Sharing, and Provider Reimbursement for ACIP Recommended Adult Vaccinations”. November 8, 2017, Atlanta, GA.

  •  IDWeek 2017 (Infectious Disease Week). Presentation title: “Current Landscape of State Healthcare Worker and Patient Vaccination Laws and Challenges to Mandating Vaccines”. October 5, 2017, San Diego, CA.
    • Selected as a mentor for the fourth annual IDWeek Mentorship Program which  offers opportunities for mentorship and networking through one-on-one interactions between leaders in the field and fellows, residents and medical students during IDWeek.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Inaugural- State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Public Health Attorney Training Institute. Presentation title: “Vaccination Law at the State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Level”. August 29, 2017, Atlanta, GA.
  •  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Adult Immunization Awardee Webinar. “A National Assessment of Medicaid Coverage, Cost Sharing, and Provider Reimbursement for ACIP Recommended Adult Vaccinations”. August 28, 2017, Atlanta, GA.
  • National Association of County and City Health Officials Annual Meeting. Poster presentation title: “A National Assessment of Healthcare Worker and Patient Vaccination Laws”. July, 13, 2017, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Biweekly Immunization Services Division Seminar. Presentation title: “Legal Epidemiology and A National Assessment of Healthcare Worker and Patient Vaccination Requirements”. June 15, 2017, Atlanta, GA.
  • National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit. Poster presentation title: “A National Assessment of Medicaid Coverage, Cost Sharing, and Provider Reimbursement for ACIP Recommended Adult Vaccinations”. May 10, 2017, Atlanta, GA

2015

  • Strong Families Arizona Home Visiting Conference 2015. Presentation title: “Building Community Immunity: Learning how to incorporate Immunizations into Home Visiting”. September 9, 2015. Phoenix, AZ.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Annual Immunization All Awardee Meeting. Presentation title: “Dr. Daniel T. Cloud Outstanding Practice Award: Increasing Vaccination Coverage Through Use of Provider Incentives”. August 20, 2015, Atlanta GA.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Annual Immunization All Awardee Meeting. Presentation title: “You Are the Key to Cancer Prevention – 1, 2, 3”. August 20, 2015, Atlanta GA.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Annual Immunization All Awardee Meeting. Presentation title: “Using Your Immunization Information System for Assessment, Feedback, Incentive, Exchange (AFIX) Program Assessments – Lessons Learned and Successes”. August 19, 2015, Atlanta GA.
  • Maricopa County Health Department Training. Presentation title: “Understanding How to Use The Arizona Immunization Information System for Childcare Vaccination records and the Immunization Data Report”. August 15, 2015. Phoenix, AZ. (training #2)
  • Maricopa County Health Department Training. Presentation title: “Understanding How to Use The Arizona Immunization Information System for Childcare Vaccination records and the Immunization Data Report”. August 4, 2015. Phoenix, AZ. (training #2)
  • 2015 Pima County Childcare and School Vaccination Meeting. Presentation title: “The 3 R’s of School Immunizations: Resources, Records, and Requirements” and “Understanding How to Effectively Use the Immunization Information System for Childcare Immunization Data Reports”. July 30, 2015. Tucson, AZ. 
  • Yavapai County School Nurse and Administration Immunization Meeting. Presentation title: “Navigating through School Immunizations. July 18, 2015, Flagstaff, AZ.
  • The Arizona Partnership for Immunization- Steering Committee Meeting. Presentation title: “A Deep Dive into Arizona Immunization Coverage Levels”. July 15, 2015, Phoenix. AZ
  • Arizona Department of Health Services Annual Immunization Conference Plenary Presentation. Presentation title: “School Vaccination Coverage Data And What You Need to Know”. April 22, 2015, Phoenix, AZ.

2014

2011

  • University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health - Public Thesis Defense. Presentation title: “Optimization of TDMH With RT-PCR As A Rapid And Sensitive Diagnostic Tool For Mycobacterium Tuberculosis” December 1, 2011, Pittsburgh, PA.

2010

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of America Teen Conference- Keynote Speaker. Presentation title: “Promoting S.T.E.M. Education: My Journey- Be Curious, Be Fearless, and Above All Else- Follow Your Gut” March 14, 2010, Pittsburgh, PA.

 


Recognitions

  • "Spot Shot" Award: Outstanding media coverage to educate the public about the value of immunization as a preventive health strategy. (80 Arizonans honored for raising immunization rates, saving lives) April 2015.
    • Awarded to myself and my team at Arizona Department of Health Services - Immunization Program Office:
  • Healthy People 2020 Immunization Coverage Award Adolescents Aged 13-17 Years of Age for 2015
  • Immunization Coverage Award- Most Improved Pneumococcal Vaccination Among High-Adults for 2015