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Northwest Center for Public Health Practice

Public Health Training, Research, and Evaluation for the Northwest

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January 13, 2017

NWCPHP's new online training helps health professionals work with communities to address vulnerability in public health settings.

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January 9, 2017

In the next Hot Topics webinar, government affairs specialists discuss a statewide plan to build public support for funding essential public health services in Washington State.

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Photo courtesy of the Washington State Public Health Association.

December 8, 2016

Public health students Madeline Frost and Elly Riser used funding from NWPHTC to help public health leaders in Mason County, Washington address the rise in opioid-related deaths in their area.

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Public health students Elly Riser and Madeline Frost.

December 1, 2016

In this one-hour webinar, representatives from Public Health - Seattle and King County describe their work investigating and preventing death among young people and offer lessons for other jurisdictions interested in this approach.

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November 16, 2016

NWCPHP's latest online course is designed to help public health professionals pull together the key elements needed to secure funding for public health projects and programs.

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November 1, 2016

In the November session of Hot Topics in Practice, speakers share the results of NWCPHP's 2016 regional public health training needs assessment and discuss how one health department in Washington State is acting on the findings.

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October 11, 2016

NWCPHP's new training series in emergency preparedness leadership is now available. The training includes an introduction and three courses to help public health professionals build skills in managing change, making decisions, and communicating about risks.

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October 6, 2016

In the October session of Hot Topics in Practice, speakers present new evidence and examples about cross-jurisdictional resource sharing among local public health jurisdictions.

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September 8, 2016

In the September session of Hot Topics in Practice, representatives from the Coeur d’Alene tribe and Idaho’s Panhandle Health District discuss how they responded to a powerful windstorm.

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August 4, 2016

In the August session of Hot Topics in Practice, Christina Peters speaks about the use of dental aides to expand oral health services in tribal communities.

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Photo courtesy of Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board.