Injury Prevention Consultant, Division of Public Health, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
• Prevention Track: Preventing Hepatitis C and HIV Outbreaks
Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm
• Heroin Track: Community Responses to Heroin: North Carolina and Northern Kentucky
Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 3:30 pm to 4:45 pm
Nidhi Sachdeva, MPH, is an Injury Prevention Consultant with the Injury and Violence Prevention Branch (IVPB) at the North Carolina Division of Public Health (DPH), Department of Health and Human Services, where she leads strategic planning, partnership development, and capacity building for injury and violence prevention efforts around the state. Prior to joining DPH, Ms. Sachdeva was the Project Manager for multiple poisoning and overdose prevention policy and program evaluation studies at the UNC Injury Prevention Research Center. She also served as a Senior Public Health Educator and Healthy Carolinians Coordinator with the Orange County Health Department, and is a volunteer with the NC Harm Reduction Coalition. Ms. Sachdeva has worked in public health in various capacities and levels for the past 13 years. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public Health and the University of Virginia.