Dr. Adewale Troutman, Louisville Metro Public Health (#322)
Dr. Troutman talks with Renee about his professional accomplishments, which include the passage of a smoke-free ordinance for restaurants and workplaces throughout Louisville; the establishment of the Mayor’s Healthy Hometown Movement, a community-wide effort to encourage citizens to engage in more physical activity and adopt healthier lifestyles; the implementation of the Take Charge Challenge, a worksite wellness program; and the establishment of an office of Public Health and Emergency Preparedness at the Louisville Metro Health Department.
Troutman was featured in the PBS series Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making Us Sick? and also on a special Connections that accompanied the national program.
Saturday, August 9, 2008 at 3:00/2:00 pm CT on KET
Sunday, August 17, 2008 at 11:30/10:30 am CT on KET2