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Eyeing Changing Times Ahead, Scholars Wrap Up 2016 Leadership Institute

Eyeing Changing Times Ahead, Scholars Wrap Up 2016 Leadership Institute

Dec 05, 2016. Northwest Public Health Leadership Institute 2016 scholars completed their final three-day onsite session in mid-November, with presentations from special guests, faculty, and institute scholars, as well as conversations about changing times ahead.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Understanding and Preventing Childhood Deaths

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Understanding and Preventing Childhood Deaths

Dec 01, 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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New Online Course: Planning for Financial Success

New Online Course: Planning for Financial Success

Nov 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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Next Hot Topics Webinar: New Data for Public Health Workforce Development

Next Hot Topics Webinar: New Data for Public Health Workforce Development

Nov 01, 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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Call for Story Ideas: Translating Evidence into Action to Improve Population Health

Call for Story Ideas: Translating Evidence into Action to Improve Population Health

Oct 27, 2016. Northwest Public Health magazine is seeking story ideas from the community. The 2017 issue will focus on evidence-informed strategies that improve population health.

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New Online Training Series: Emergency Preparedness Leadership

New Online Training Series: Emergency Preparedness Leadership

Oct 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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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Sharing Local Public Health Services

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Sharing Local Public Health Services

Oct 06, 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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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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