Date(s) - April 26, 2019
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention : Tom Harkin Global Communications Center 1600 Clifton Road Atlanta, Georgia 30329

Thank you for attending or viewing the 2019 Public Health Ethics Forum held on Friday, April 26. The topic this year was, “Ethical Dilemmas in Child and Adolescent Health.” Please provide feedback by accessing the link below to complete a brief survey. We will use your feedback to evaluate this event and assist in planning future activities. All responses are collected anonymously. The survey will close on Friday, May 3, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. EST. We value your feedback. Please complete at your earliest convenience!

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A Twitter chat will be held during the 2019 Public Health Ethics Forum! Visit @BioethicsCtrTU Twitter account to join in the chat. Submit questions and comments using the hashtag #PHEF2019. Questions and comments may also be submitted to

April is National Minority Health Month in the United States. The National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care at Tuskegee University, CDC Office of Minority Health and Health Equity invite you to the 2019 Public Health Ethics Forum on April 26, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. EDT at the Tom Harkin Global Communications Center, CDC-Atlanta.

The year’s theme is Ethical Dilemmas in Child and Adolescent Health. Please register for in person attendance or virtual participation.

Instructions for non-CDC staff attending the Public Health Ethics Forum in person:  

Please contact Kayla Johnson at (404) 639-3075 or e-mail: ood5@cdc.govto submit your name for security clearance or with any questions regarding the security clearance process.

All non-CDC staff will be required to complete a security clearance request form. The processing time forU.S. citizens is 3 business days and non-US citizens is 10 full business days. All visitors must bring government-issued photo identification with them to the CDC campus. Please have oneof the following: 1) Valid U.S. driver’s license, 2) Valid Passport, or 3) Valid state issued photo identification card.

Click here to see a draft agenda of the day. 

Lunch information:

Lunch for the 2019 Public Health Ethics Forumis on your own, however, an option to order lunch from Which Wich restaurant is available. Please go online to The restaurant location that will be preparing the meal is Emory Point in Atlanta. Order your lunch online and prepay via the online Which Wich website. When paying online for your lunch from Which Wich, you must tag your lunch, 2019PHEF CDC. Your boxed lunch and beverage will be delivered on Friday, April 26. If you have difficulty ordering online, please call Which Wich at 404-549-8889 and purchase your meal.

When you order lunch on the Which Wich website, please ensure you adhere to the following instructions.

  • You can only order Catering Box Lunches
  • Add meeting name, “2019 PHEF CDC”in the Special Instructions field
  • You can add a drink to your boxed lunch by clicking the beverages tab, selecting a drink of choice and adding it to the cart
  • Select“Pick Up” even though the order will be delivered, this will make sure that you aren’t charged a delivery fee
  • Select the “Later” button and add April 26, 11 a.m. (Do not use “Now”)
  • The cut-off to order lunch is by 5 p.m. on April 25



Registration are closed for this event.