Gear Up for Hepatitis Awareness Month 2017!

It’s time to get ready to celebrate Hepatitis Awareness Month and the sixth annual national Hepatitis Testing Day on May 19th!...

Apr 19, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • Apply for Zika Pregnancy and Birth Defects Local Health Department Field Support

    This month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will begin soliciting a second round of applications from local...

    Apr 04, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • Archived Webinar: Healthy Communities – An Assessment and Implementation Framework...

    The New York State Disability and Health Program in partnership with the SUNY Albany School of Public Health released a recording of...

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • EPA Indoor Air Quality Tools for Schools

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) now offers on-demand professional training webinars designed to improve and maintain indoor...

    Mar 23, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • Funding Opportunities: STD-Related Projects

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of STD Prevention is funding two innovative projects aimed at...

    Mar 22, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • CDC Webinar Series: Sustaining Zika Response

    This month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is hosting a webinar series to help state and local public health...

    Mar 21, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • Listen Now: Benefits of Multi-Sector Partnerships for Immunization

    In February, the National Influenza Vaccination Disparities Partnership (NIVDP) hosted a webinar on “Lessons from the Field:...

    Mar 20, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • The Model Aquatic Health Code Network Celebrates One Year: Bringing Health and...

    This month marks one year since NACCHO, together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched the Model Aquatic...

    Mar 09, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • Webcast: Facilitating Difficult Discussions on Public Health

    Tough, contentious issues such as gun violence, health equity, and vaccination continue to arise in the public health sphere. To help...

    Mar 08, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • Gear Up for Hepatitis Awareness Month 2017!

    It’s time to get ready to celebrate Hepatitis Awareness Month and the sixth annual national Hepatitis Testing Day on May 19th! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed a comprehensive list of activities and opportunities for local health departments to get engaged in promoting awareness of viral hepatitis in their communities. In […]

    Apr 19, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    Apply for Zika Pregnancy and Birth Defects Local Health Department Field Support

    This month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will begin soliciting a second round of applications from local health departments for supplemental field support in communities with pregnant women at significant risk for Zika virus infection. NACCHO strongly encourages our members to apply for this excellent opportunity. Currently, CDC’s Zika supplemental funding for […]

    Apr 04, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    Archived Webinar: Healthy Communities – An Assessment and Implementation Framework to Achieve Inclusion of Persons with Disability

    The New York State Disability and Health Program in partnership with the SUNY Albany School of Public Health released a recording of their March 2016 webcast,  “Healthy Communities: An Assessment and Implementation Framework to Achieve Inclusion of Persons with Disability.” During the webcast, featured presenter, Yochai Eisenberg, MUPP, from the Center on Health Promotion Research for […]

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

    EPA Indoor Air Quality Tools for Schools

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) now offers on-demand professional training webinars designed to improve and maintain indoor air quality (IAQ) in school settings. Health department staff is highly encouraged to share these resources with school officials in the communities they serve. The two training options include: IAQ Master Class Professional Training Webinar Series: includes ten...

    Mar 23, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

    Funding Opportunities: STD-Related Projects

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of STD Prevention is funding two innovative projects aimed at decreasing the burden of sexually transmitted diseases through the Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases Cooperative Agreement (ELC). ELC will host a webinar this Thursday to discuss new opportunities in the 2017 ELC Continuation Guidance, […]

    Mar 22, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    CDC Webinar Series: Sustaining Zika Response

    This month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is hosting a webinar series to help state and local public health departments sustain Zika preparedness and response activities in 2017. The series is a follow-up to CDC’s recent overview call on sustaining Zika response, which provided high-level updates (e.g., successes, lessons learned, challenges, recommendations) on each...

    Mar 21, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    Listen Now: Benefits of Multi-Sector Partnerships for Immunization

    In February, the National Influenza Vaccination Disparities Partnership (NIVDP) hosted a webinar on “Lessons from the Field: Immunization Coalition Leaders Sharing Their Wisdom.” During the webinar, immunization coalition leaders across the nation shared lessons learned and challenges in promoting flu vaccination within underserved communities. In particular, the webinar: Shared lessons learned...

    Mar 20, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    The Model Aquatic Health Code Network Celebrates One Year: Bringing Health and Safety to a Pool Near You

    This month marks one year since NACCHO, together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched the Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC) Network. Established to improve safety standards across U.S. public pools, waterparks, and spas, the joint initiative promotes the implementation of the MAHC among state and local health departments. First introduced by […]

    Mar 09, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

    Webcast: Facilitating Difficult Discussions on Public Health

    Tough, contentious issues such as gun violence, health equity, and vaccination continue to arise in the public health sphere. To help local health departments address such issues in their communities, NACCHO’s Public Health Communications Committee hosted a closed webinar, “Facilitating Difficult Discussions on Public Health,” which is now available for viewing. In this webinar, Dr. Anna W....

    Mar 08, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

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