[Q&A] Rick Kozin, Polk County Health Dept Director

Less than two decades ago Brooklyn native Rick Kozin moved to Iowa to become a community organizer with the Iowa Citizen Action Network (ICAN). Today he serves as the Director of the Polk County Health Department. 

Above: Part I. Below: Part II.

Rick Kozin

Rick Kozin


In this two part conversation Rick covers everything from obesity and vaccinations to the mission of the Department and the challenges urban Iowans face to become truly “healthy!”

For more info visit: http://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/health/