State Health Officials Brief Lawmakers on Ebola Virus Preparations By Wayne Yoshioka • Oct 23, 2014 ShareTweetEmail Dr. Linda Rosen, Director of the Department of Health and Dr. Sarah Park, State Epidemiologist, briefed members of the House and Senate Health Committees. Credit Wayne Yoshioka Listen Listening... / Ebola Update. State lawmakers were briefed today on where health agencies and medical facilities are in preparing for infectious disease outbreaks like Ebola. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports. Tags: hpr newsEbola Virusstate legislatureDepartment of HealthShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread.