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College of Public Health Faculty Member, Glen Mays, Speaks in Congressional Briefing

UK College of Public Health Professor and Director of the National Coordinating Center for Public Health Services & Systems Research, Glen Mays, spoke on Capitol Hill on July 15, 2014, concerning changes in the delivery and financing of public health services across the country. Dr. Mays participated in a congressional briefing entitled "Faces of Austerity: How Budget Cuts Hurt America's Health," which was expected to draw over 100 attendees, representing Congressional staff and members of the public health advocacy community.  The briefing brought together individuals featured in the Coalition for Health Funding report of the same name, who described the costs of continued austerity on America's health.