NACCHO Voice

The Word on Local Health Departments is a blog by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO).

Let’s Prevent Infectious Diseases: National Infant Immunization Week

By Rebecca Gehring, MPH, Program Analyst, and Alyssa Kitlas, Lead Associate, Immunization and Infectious Disease,...

Apr 28, 2014 | nacchovoice

NACCHO-FDA Mentorship Program Helps Improve Retail Food Regulatory Programs across the Country

By Amy Chang, Program Assistant, Environmental Health, NACCHO Considering the large number of restaurants, restaurant...

Apr 25, 2014 | nacchovoice

Boston Public Health Commission’s Atyia Martin Discusses Response to the Boston Marathon Bombings 

By Ian Goldstein, Web and New Media Specialist, NACCHO The following is an excerpt from a recent podcast interview with...

Apr 18, 2014 | nacchovoice

Community Health Assessment and Improvement Plans: Integrating Research and Practice

By Ian Goldstein, Web and New Media Specialist The following is an excerpt from NACCHO’s latest podcast featuring...

Mar 28, 2014 | nacchovoice

Electronic Laboratory Reporting and the Public Health Workforce

By Roland Gamache, PhD, MBA, Senior Director, Informatics, NACCHO An informative article in this month’s Online Journal...

Mar 13, 2014 | nacchovoice

Reducing the Risk of Exposure to Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Older School Buildings

By Tina Yuen, MPH MCP CPH, Program Analyst The presence of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in buildings, especially...

Mar 12, 2014 | nacchovoice

Promoting Healthy Lifestyles with the Help of the Medical Reserve Corps

By Alyson Jordan, Communications Specialist, NACCHO,  and Lisa Lee, School Health Project Coordinator, Monmouth County...

Feb 27, 2014 | nacchovoice

Become a Licensed HAM Radio Operator at the Preparedness Summit

By Andy Roszak, Senior Director for Environmental Health, Pandemic Preparedness, and Catastrophic Response, NACCHO This...

Jan 30, 2014 | nacchovoice

NACCHO Members Carry their Message to Capitol Hill

By Eli Briggs, Director of Government Affairs, NACCHO On Dec. 12, 2013, a record number of local health officials went...

Jan 15, 2014 | nacchovoice

Health Impact Assessment: Role of Local Health Departments in Advancing Healthy Public Policies

Tina Yuen, MPH, MCP, CPH, Program Analyst, NACCHO With a growing emphasis for public health practitioners to address...

Jan 08, 2014 | nacchovoice

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New Resource: BLOC COVID Video Series

This video series was developed from interviews with BLOC COVID funded sites to...

Jul 06, 2022 | Jaclyn Abramson, Candice Young

New Resource: BLOC COVID Video Series

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Partnering for Pediatric Vaccinations

Florida Department of Health in Manatee County has been leading the way in...

Jun 17, 2022 | Amiris Roberson

Partnering for Pediatric Vaccinations

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NACCHO Announces Ten Health Department Grantees to...

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), with...

May 18, 2022 | Andrea Grenadier

NACCHO Announces Ten Health Department Grantees to...

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World Hand Hygiene Day 2022

This year’s theme for World Hand Hygiene Day on May 5 is focused on recognizing...

May 04, 2022 | Jaclyn Abramson

World Hand Hygiene Day 2022

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Public Health Groups Announce Grantees for National...

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) and the...

Apr 07, 2022 | Andrea Grenadier

Public Health Groups Announce Grantees for National...

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Multi-faceted EPA Research Addressing Threats to Public...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) researchers are working to...

Sep 27, 2021 | Guest Author

Multi-faceted EPA Research Addressing Threats to Public...

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NACCHO and the Alzheimer’s Association Collaborating to...

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO),...

Sep 21, 2021 | Theresa Spinner

NACCHO and the Alzheimer’s Association Collaborating to...

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Responding to Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in...

On August 12, 2021, NACCHO and AAAS’s EPI Center hosted a webinar on PFAS...

Aug 27, 2021 | Guest Author

Responding to Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in...

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NEHA-FDA RFFM Mentorship Program in partnership with the...

Applications for the program are now open from September 9 through November 15,...

Aug 03, 2021 | Guest Author

NEHA-FDA RFFM Mentorship Program in partnership with the...

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Investing in Evidence to Inform How to Rebuild the U.S....

Associate Professor, Erika Martin and Betty Bekemeier (University of Washington...

Apr 07, 2021 | Guest Author

Investing in Evidence to Inform How to Rebuild the U.S....

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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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