2017 Speakers

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Joel Ervice
Joel Ervice
Session #11

Joel Ervice is the associate director of Regional Asthma Management and Prevention, which works to reduce the burden of asthma through clinical management and environmental protection. Since 2003, he has helped lead RAMP from its Bay Area focus into a nationally-recognized resource. In 2007, RAMP was designated a Center of Excellence in the Elimination of Disparities by the Centers for Disease Control. In partnership with RAMP’s director, Joel manages organizational development, financial sustainability, and communications activities. Joel also manages two program areas: improving air quality and linking clinical care with community prevention. The clinical/prevention work includes changing financing and policy systems to increase the availability of asthma education and in-home environmental trigger remediation, as well as to support the community health worker field.