Infectious Disease Poster Round
Monday, June 23, 2014: 12:30 PM-1:00 PM
East Exhibit Hall (Nashville Convention Center)


Kristy Bradley has been the Oklahoma State Epidemiologist since 2007 and the Oklahoma State Public Health Veterinarian since 1997. Between 2000 and 2007, she served as the Deputy State Epidemiologist and intermittently as the Interim State Epidemiologist. Dr. Bradley has a myriad of roles and responsibilities including epidemiologic direction of the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Prevention & Preparedness Services; oversight of disease outbreak investigations; coordination of the agency’s publications and presentations standards review; assistance with OSDH’s successful pursuit of public health accreditation; and leadership of the OSDH strategic planning teams focused on improving immunization coverage of children and adolescents, increasing capacity for all-hazards emergency preparedness and response, reducing motor vehicle crash-related injuries & fatalities, and decreasing incidence of selected infectious diseases. She is also involved in teaching with adjunct assistant professor appointments in the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the University of Oklahoma College of Public Health and in the Center for Veterinary Health Sciences at Oklahoma State University. In September 2012, she was selected to serve on the CDC Office of Infectious Diseases, Board of Scientific Counselors. Dr. Bradley is a graduate of Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After obtaining her D.V.M. degree, she practiced small animal medicine and surgery for ten years. At this career juncture, she pursued education in epidemiology and biostatistics at the University of Oklahoma, College of Public Health. Immediately upon graduation, she launched her public health career at OSDH. From 2009-2013, Dr. Bradley served five years on the Executive Board of the National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians (NASPHV) completing successive terms as President-elect, President, and Vice-president. As NASPHV President-elect, she served on the CSTE Conference Planning Committee for two years. During her tenure as NASPHV President, Dr. Bradley represented the zoonoses specialty on the Infectious Disease Steering Committee. She has represented CSTE at various regional or national forums or workshops and has sponsored infectious disease position statements on vectorborne diseases. She eagerly looks forward to attending the annual CSTE conference each year and has been a CSTE member since 2000.
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