The Essential Elements of Local Public Health

The Essential Elements of Local Public Health provides updates and information from NACCHO’s Environmental Health and Infectious Disease portfolios.

Status Report for EPA Actions in Support of the December 2018 Federal Action Plan to Reduce Childhood Lead Exposures and Associated Health Impacts

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Implementation Status Report for EPA Actions under the...

Apr 22, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

World Water Day: How to Prepare for Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Emergencies

The theme for this year’s World Water Day, recognized annually on March 22, is “Leaving no one behind.” Billions of...

Mar 22, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

Protecting the Health of Children: A National Snapshot of Environmental Health Services

Young children often are hardest hit by the consequences of poor environmental public health systems. For their size,...

Mar 18, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

Funding Opportunity: State-Based Public Health Laboratory Biomonitoring Programs

The purpose of this notice of funding opportunity from CDC’s Division of Laboratory Sciences is to increase the...

Mar 15, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

Lead Poisoning Prevention Funding Opportunity

The National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH) announced a new funding opportunity to help communities build local...

Feb 21, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

CDC’s National Report on Exposure to Environmental Chemicals: Updated Tables January 2019

CDC’s Division of Laboratory Sciences released new data to the Fourth National Report on Human Exposure to...

Feb 15, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

GeoHEALTH–USGS Special Issue on Algal Toxins

The U.S. Geological Survey released a special issue of their environmental health newsletter in December 2018 focused...

Jan 28, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

Greener Guidance: PFAS

Note: This is the sixth edition of NACCHO’s Greener Guidance environmental health advice column. See past columns here....

Jan 24, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

Health in All Policies/Lead Prevention 2019 Grantees Announced

The National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH), in collaboration with the National Association of County and City...

Jan 23, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

Using the Smoke Sense App During the Camp Fire in California

A lab director with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Dr. Wayne Cascio, was in California during the...

Dec 17, 2018 | Michelle Shapiro

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Improving Social Determinants of Health – Getting...

NACCHO is pleased to announced the release of three Request for Proposals to...

Feb 17, 2021 | Andrea Grenadier

Improving Social Determinants of Health – Getting...

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NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners in Calling on the...

NACCHO joins leading public health organizations in signing a declaration...

Jan 27, 2021 | Anu Varma

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners in Calling on the...

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Purdue University’s New Water Systems Course Designed to...

Purdue is partnering with NACCHO to offer this online course at a discount for...

Dec 04, 2020 | Emily D'Angelo

Purdue University’s New Water Systems Course Designed to...

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NACCHO and CFP Seeks New Recruits for the 2020-2022 Food...

NACCHO and CFP are seeking 10-15 state, local, tribal, and territorial health...

Oct 13, 2020 | Anu Varma

NACCHO and CFP Seeks New Recruits for the 2020-2022 Food...

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NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners to Recognize...

NACCHO partners with Children’s Environmental Health Network for CEH Day 2020.

Sep 28, 2020 | Guest Author

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners to Recognize...

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Protecting Lung Health During Wildfires

The American Lung Association has developed a new fact sheet in Spanish to...

Jul 15, 2020

Protecting Lung Health During Wildfires

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Greener Parks for Health

National Recreation and Park Association releases new Greener Parks for Health...

Jul 13, 2020

Greener Parks for Health

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CDC Report: Temporary Reassignment of Personnel Requests...

CDC recently updated its flexibilities guidance for recipients and applicants...

Jul 09, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

CDC Report: Temporary Reassignment of Personnel Requests...

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Scholarships Available: SYNChronicity 2020 Conference –...

SYNC 2020, the National Conference for HIV, HCV, STI and LGBTQ Health, is...

Jul 08, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Scholarships Available: SYNChronicity 2020 Conference –...

  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Apply Now: DIS Scholarships for STD Engage 2020...

NCSD and NACCHO are pleased to offer several full scholarships for DIS to...

Jun 24, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Apply Now: DIS Scholarships for STD Engage 2020...

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Social Media Resources: National HIV Testing Day

Social media toolkit for National HIV Testing Day, a day to raise awareness...

Jun 24, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Social Media Resources: National HIV Testing Day

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Syringe Services Programs and the COVID-19 Pandemic:...

Local health departments (LHDs) are on the frontlines of the opioid crisis,...

Jun 16, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Syringe Services Programs and the COVID-19 Pandemic:...

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