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

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Updated NEHA Cannabis and Food Safety Resources

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) recently revised its cannabis and food safety resources. The...

Jan 02, 2020 | Michelle Shapiro

New NEHA Policy Statement on Food Safety for Cottage Foods and Home-Based Restaurants

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) advocates for national, state, and local policies, regulations,...

Dec 04, 2018 | Michelle Shapiro

2018 Compendium of Policy Recommendations from NACCHO

NACCHO’s more than 125 policy statements are drafted, reviewed, and updated by NACCHO advisory groups every three...

Nov 20, 2018 | Michelle Shapiro

FDA Warning about Health Risks of Contaminated Illegal Synthetic Cannabinoid Products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration released a warning about severe illnesses and deaths resulting from the use of...

Aug 06, 2018 | Michelle Shapiro

New Cannabis and Food Safety Resources from NEHA

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) released three new cannabis-infused product (CIP) tools. All...

Aug 03, 2018 | Michelle Shapiro

New NEHA Policy Statements

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) has posted two new policy statements that were approved by its...

Jul 23, 2018 | Michelle Shapiro

AHRQ: Online Data Tool Shows Impact of Opioid Crisis at County Level

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) released an online statistical resource that for the first time...

Mar 07, 2018 | Kim Rodgers

Webinar Recording: Development of Standards for Cannabis-Infused Products

ASTM is taking the lead to develop standards related to cannabis and cannabis-infused products.  Hear from ASTM...

Feb 27, 2018 | Amy Chang

NACCHO Policy Statement on Cannabis

NACCHO has published a policy statement, Medical and Recreational Cannabis and Cannabinoids, to assist health...

Jan 03, 2018 | Amy Chang

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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 (she/her)

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 (she/her)

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 (she/her)

Social Media Resources: National HIV Testing Day

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  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

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 (she/her)

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

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The Path to One Million: Leveraging the Power of Public...

Since its launch, the All of Us Research Program has enrolled more than 350,000...

Jun 11, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

The Path to One Million: Leveraging the Power of Public...

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NCSD Brief: At-Home Self-Collection Lab Testing for...

The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) developed a technical assistance...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

NCSD Brief: At-Home Self-Collection Lab Testing for...

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NCSD Releases STD Billing Toolkit

The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) released STD TAC Billing...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

NCSD Releases STD Billing Toolkit

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NCSD Webinar: At-Home HIV & STI Testing – The Lab...

Part 4 in a series of webinars discussing at-home HIV & STI testing at health...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

NCSD Webinar: At-Home HIV & STI Testing – The Lab...

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  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Kaiser Family Foundation Releases Ending the HIV...

Kaiser Family Foundation has released two new resources related to the federal...

Jun 10, 2020 | Julia Zigman (she/her)

Kaiser Family Foundation Releases Ending the HIV...

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