Sammies finalist helped craft national survey for gathering childhood health data

What can state and national data show us about childhood obesity, health care, access and neighborhood conditions? Our next guest has done some significant research into compiling that data, research that helped officials at all levels of government develop policy. She’s the director of the Division of Epidemiology and the Maternal and Child Health Bureau at the Health Resources and Services Administration, and a finalist in this year’s Service to America Medals program. Dr. Reem Ghandour spoke with Federal Drive with Tom Temin.