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2023 Leadership Newsmaker Series featuring Dr. Mandy K. Cohen, MD, MPH, Director of the CDC

Wednesday, 09.06.2023

11:30 am - 1:15 pm

The Commerce Club

191 Peachtree Street NE, 49th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

Join us for a fireside chat with the new Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Mandy K. Cohen, MD, MPH. Dr. Cohen is one of the nation’s top health leaders with experience leading large and complex organizations, and a proven track record protecting Americans’ health and safety. Come hear Dr. Cohen discuss her vision for the CDC, the big issues impacting public health in America, and the deficit of healthcare workers among other topics. 

The moderator for this program will be announced shortly.


Wednesday, September 6th
11:30 a.m. – Registration
Noon – Lunch
12:20 p.m. – Remarks with audience Q&A
1:15 p.m. – Adjourn


The Commerce Club
191 Peachtree Street NE, 49th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

Dress at the Commerce Club is business attire.

The ticket price does not include parking. Parking is available in the 191 Building parking deck with entrances on Ellis Street and Peachtree Center Avenue. The Peachtree Center MARTA station is also very convenient. CLICK HERE for directions. 


The Atlanta Press Club offers sponsorship opportunities and promotion for your company with this event. Please contact Paula Hovater at or 404-625-2882 for details and benefits.

APC member tickets – $35
Nonmember tickets – $45

This event is open to the public.

Working journalists who wish to cover this event but not partake in the reception may attend for free. Reservations are still required and can be made by calling 404-577-7377 or emailing

Please contact us at or 404-556-1934 to purchase a table.

Not a member? Click here for more information.