Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will be hosting Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Crawford/Forest/Warren), chairwoman of the House Health Committee, and other committee members for a public hearing to discuss Lyme disease and tick-borne illnesses as well as obstacles, suggestions, current endeavors and future concerns to be considered.
Brown; Rapp; members of the House Health Committee; Dr. Jeffrey Jahre, St. Luke's University Health Network, internal medicine doctor; Harriet Loizeaux, MSN, FNP-BC, Tickborne Disease Wellness Center; Nicole Chinnici, laboratory director, East Stroudsburg University Innovation Center; Matthew Osteberg, Pike County commissioner; Donald Eggen, chief for the Forest Health Division, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources; and Michele Cassetori, director of education and outreach, Pennsylvania Lyme Resource Network.
Monday, Sept. 9, beginning at 10 a.m.
East Stroudsburg University Innovation Center, 562 Independence Road, East Stroudsburg.
Barring technical difficulties, this hearing will be streamed on Rep. Brown’s website, RepBrown.com
, and Rep. Rapp’s website, RepRapp.com
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