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Sammies finalist helped millions get treatment for HIV and AIDS

Sammies finalist helped millions get treatment for HIV and AIDS

Dr. Tedd Ellerbrock, chief of the HIV Care and Treatment Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, discusses...
Government Matters (Full Show) –  August 15, 2017

Government Matters (Full Show) – August 15, 2017

Impact of agency reorganization effort on federal workforce Leslie Pollack, deputy associate director of HR strategy and evaluation solutions at...
Agricultural Research Service microbiologist honored for life-saving work

Agricultural Research Service microbiologist honored for life-saving work

Jitender Dubey, a microbiologist at Agricultural Research Service, discusses the work that earned him a nomination as a finalist for...
How the Secret Service fights cyber crime

How the Secret Service fights cyber crime

U.S. Secret Service special agent Tate Jarrow, winner of a Service to America Medal in the ‘Call to Service’ category,...
Managing the $7B stockpile of emergency medicine at CDC

Managing the $7B stockpile of emergency medicine at CDC

Greg Burel, director of the Division of the Strategic National Stockpile at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, discusses...
Public-private partnerships saves money & lives

Public-private partnerships saves money & lives

Dr. Paul McGann, Jean Moody-Williams and Dennis Wagner discuss the work they’re doing at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...
Using data, mapping to make a difference

Using data, mapping to make a difference

Chief Geographer and Director of the GeoCenter at the U.S. Agency for International Development Carrie Stokes discusses the work she and...
Treasury program recognized for spurring development

Treasury program recognized for spurring development

Lisa Jones, Program Manager of the CDFI Bond Guarantee Program at the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund of the Treasury Department, talks...
USGS team strengthens volcano readiness

USGS team strengthens volcano readiness

John Pallister, leader of the Volcano Disaster Assistance Program at the U.S. Geological Survey, discussed his effort to strengthen volcano...
Crowdsourcing, challenges and prizes across government

Crowdsourcing, challenges and prizes across government

Jenn Gustetic, small business innovation research program executive at NASA, discussed her work on crowdsourcing in government. Gustetic is a...
Customer service strategy and innovations at USCIS

Customer service strategy and innovations at USCIS

Mariela Melero, of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, discussed her customer service creations — including Emma, a virtual assistant with...
Using innovation and tech to help farmers

Using innovation and tech to help farmers

Lilia McFarland of USDA is a Service to America finalist for her work in using tech and innovation to help...
NIH investigator’s career spans four decades

NIH investigator’s career spans four decades

Dr. Allen Wilcox, senior investigator for the Epidemiology Branch National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences at the National Institutes of Health,...
Hurricane hunter’s career spans 5 decades

Hurricane hunter’s career spans 5 decades

James McFadden, chief of programs and projects at NOAA’s Aircraft Operations Center, discussed his five-decade career as a federal hurricane...
Liquidation and small business investments

Liquidation and small business investments

Thomas Morris, director of the Office of Liquidation at the Small Business Administration and Service to America Medals finalist, explains...
Artificial intelligence for medics

Artificial intelligence for medics

Dr. Jaques Reifman, a U.S. army medical researcher at Fort Detrick, discussed his work on APPRAISE — an artificial intelligence...
Sammies finalist crafted the EPA’s power plant rule

Sammies finalist crafted the EPA’s power plant rule

This month, the Partnership for Public Service announced 32 finalists for their Service to America Medals — dubbed the ‘Oscars’...
Securing compliance with pollution control rules

Securing compliance with pollution control rules

David Hindin, from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, discussed his work on pollution control. He’s...
Government Matters (Full Show) – July 14, 2016

Government Matters (Full Show) – July 14, 2016

On Thursday’s edition of Government Matters: Inside Defense editors Marjorie Censer and Tony Bertuca discussed horse-trading over the National Defense...
Making protective technology better for government

Making protective technology better for government

Hongwei Hsiao, chief of the protective technology branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, discussed the work that...
Surveys as a transformative tool in government

Surveys as a transformative tool in government

Kimya Lee is a Senior Adviser, Research & Evaluation at OPM and a Service to America finalist. See discusses her...