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Studying the Health Impacts of New Technologies on 911 Telecommunicators

Studying the Health Impacts of New Technologies on 911 Telecommunicators

Dec 16, 2014. NWCPHP researchers received a $1.8 million grant to study the impacts of new communication and technology developments on 911 emergency call takers and centers.

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Funding Available for Student Public Health Projects in 2015

Funding Available for Student Public Health Projects in 2015

Dec 10, 2014. The Northwest Public Health Training Center (NWPHTC) is now accepting applications from graduate students for state, local, and tribal public health practice collaborative projects and field placement opportunities in Washington, Alaska, Idaho, and Oregon.

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Taking the Upstream Approach to Ebola

Taking the Upstream Approach to Ebola

Dec 05, 2014. In this editorial, NWCPHP's Tao Sheng Kwan-Gett, MD, MPH, discusses the importance of "upstream" factors of health on the ongoing Ebola outbreak and American perception.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Health Impact Reviews

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Health Impact Reviews

Dec 02, 2014. In the December session of Hot Topics in Practice, representatives from the Washington State Board of Health and Governor’s Interagency Council on Health Disparities discuss how they conduct health impact reviews on legislative proposals.

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NWCPHP Joins National Network of Public Health Institutes

NWCPHP Joins National Network of Public Health Institutes

Nov 25, 2014. NWCPHP is one of six new members to join the National Network of Public Health Institutes.

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Now Hiring: Research Assistant

Now Hiring: Research Assistant

Nov 21, 2014. NWCPHP is hiring two graduate student Research Assistants for the winter and spring quarters of 2015.

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Jack Thompson: Prioritizing a Strong Public Health System in Washington

Jack Thompson: Prioritizing a Strong Public Health System in Washington

Nov 20, 2014. NWCPHP faculty member Jack Thompson was recently elected president of the Washington State Public Health Association. He answers a few questions about the organization’s goals and how public health workers can get involved.

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Postcard to Promote Evidence-Based Youth Interventions

Postcard to Promote Evidence-Based Youth Interventions

Nov 17, 2014. NWCPHP designed a promotional postcard for the Washington State Department of Health to publicize the Washington State Personal Responsibility Education Program.

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PCORP Recruits First Cohort of Scholars

PCORP Recruits First Cohort of Scholars

Nov 13, 2014. The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Partnership (PCORP) program recruits its first cohort of scholars.

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Exclusive Leadership Institute Alumni Training Opportunity

Exclusive Leadership Institute Alumni Training Opportunity

Nov 10, 2014. Northwest Public Health Leadership Institute alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive training opportunity for continuing leadership development.

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