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Field Placements and Collaborative Projects Give Students Real World Experience

Field Placements and Collaborative Projects Give Students Real World Experience

Sep 15, 2016. Twelve public health students from around the region recently completed their field placements and collaborative projects through the Northwest Public Health Training Center at NWCPHP. Funding is now available for similar projects during the 2016-17 school year.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Windstorm Response in Idaho

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Windstorm Response in Idaho

Sep 08, 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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Highlights from NWCPHP’s Institutes and Certificate Program

Highlights from NWCPHP’s Institutes and Certificate Program

Aug 11, 2016. Public health practitioners from around the Northwest region gathered during the first week of August to attend one of three NWCPHP trainings—the Summer Institute, Leadership Institute, and Management Certificate.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Expanding Oral Health Services in Tribal Communities

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Expanding Oral Health Services in Tribal Communities

Aug 04, 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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Now Hiring: Temporary, Part-Time Online Learning Specialist

Now Hiring: Temporary, Part-Time Online Learning Specialist

Jul 13, 2016. The position of Online Learning Specialist at NWCPHP is now open until filled.

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Sherri McDonald: Going for the Goal

Sherri McDonald: Going for the Goal

Jul 11, 2016. NWCPHP’s Hot Topics in Practice webinar series welcomes a new lead moderator, Sherri McDonald, MPA, BSN.

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Yong Choi: Improving Patient Health With Technology

Yong Choi: Improving Patient Health With Technology

Jul 07, 2016. Driven by personal experience with the US health care system, Research Assistant Yong Choi is working to improve the health information management of older adults with NWCPHP's SOARING project.

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Evaluating Skin Cancer Prevention Behaviors in Workers with Prolonged Sun Exposure

Evaluating Skin Cancer Prevention Behaviors in Workers with Prolonged Sun Exposure

Jun 29, 2016. Each year, the Northwest Public Health Training Center (NWPHTC) funds student public health projects. Tai Crawford, a recipient of funding in 2015, describes her sun safety intervention project with the Southeastern Idaho Public Health Department.

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Project Planning Course Wins 2016 APEX Grand Award

Project Planning Course Wins 2016 APEX Grand Award

Jun 28, 2016. NWCPHP’s Project Planning course has won a Grand Award in the 2016 Award for Publication Excellence (APEX) competition.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Reducing Sugar Consumption

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Reducing Sugar Consumption

Jun 07, 2016. In the June session of Hot Topics in Practice, Jim Krieger, MD, MPH, discusses policy and communications strategies for lowering sugar consumption.

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