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2018 Letter from the Director

2018 Letter from the Director

Jan 19, 2018. In this Letter from the Director, Betty Bekemeier, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, reflects on 2017 at NWCPHP, and the exciting year ahead.

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Uba Backonja: Visualizing Data to Reduce Rural Health Disparities

Uba Backonja: Visualizing Data to Reduce Rural Health Disparities

Jan 12, 2018. NWCPHP researcher Uba Backonja will use her data visualization expertise in the SHARE-NW project.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Tobacco 21 in Oregon

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Tobacco 21 in Oregon

Jan 04, 2018. In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, Luci Longoria, MPH, shares how Oregon public health advocates helped raise the tobacco purchasing age from 18 to 21.

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NWCPHP’s Top Accessed Online Training Resources in 2017

NWCPHP’s Top Accessed Online Training Resources in 2017

Dec 29, 2017. A review of the most accessed NWCPHP online training resources in 2017 reveals the topics that are of most interest to public health professionals.

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Call for Story Ideas: 2018 Northwest Public Health Magazine

Call for Story Ideas: 2018 Northwest Public Health Magazine

Dec 05, 2017. Northwest Public Health magazine is seeking story ideas from members of the UW School of Public Health and Northwest practice communities. The 2018 issue will show how our work is making an impact on the most urgent population health issues by developing and applying innovative strategies and solutions.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Messaging Health Equity to Decision-Makers

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Messaging Health Equity to Decision-Makers

Dec 01, 2017. In the December session of Hot Topics in Practice, Jennifer Messenger Heilbronner explores strategies for messaging health equity to decision-makers.

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Scholars Complete the 2017 Leadership Institute

Scholars Complete the 2017 Leadership Institute

Nov 22, 2017. The 2017 Northwest Public Health Leadership Institute wrapped up its final onsite session in November, with scholars presenting culminating projects and interacting with regional public health leaders.

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Training and Resources for Addressing Opioid Misuse

Training and Resources for Addressing Opioid Misuse

Nov 16, 2017. NWCPHP's Northwest Public Health Training Center and the Public Health Learning Network have a variety of training materials and other resources for addressing the opioid epidemic.

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Meagan Brown: Helping Plan for Program Success

Meagan Brown: Helping Plan for Program Success

Nov 09, 2017. NWCPHP instructor and content expert, Meagan Brown, shares her skills for effective program planning with public health workers.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Brain Development and Injury Prevention

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Brain Development and Injury Prevention

Nov 06, 2017. In the November session of Hot Topics in Practice, Karyn Brownson, MSW, shares the latest research linking brain and social development with injury prevention.

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