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Kurt O’Brien: Teaching Leaders to Adapt to Change

Kurt O’Brien: Teaching Leaders to Adapt to Change

Aug 24, 2017. Northwest Public Health Leadership Institute instructor Kurt O’Brien, MHROD, teaches scholars skills in adaptive leadership, peer coaching, and crucial conversations.

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2017 Public Health Management Certificate Program Kicks Off with Seattle Onsite

2017 Public Health Management Certificate Program Kicks Off with Seattle Onsite

Aug 22, 2017. Management Certificate scholars kicked off the yearlong program of intensive training and coaching for building management skills with the first onsite session.

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Leadership Institute Scholars Discuss Managing Changes and Challenges

Leadership Institute Scholars Discuss Managing Changes and Challenges

Aug 10, 2017. At the second 2017 Northwest Public Health Leadership Institute onsite session, with presenters such as Ron Sims and Laura Porter, scholars reflected on their leadership goals and built leadership skills to manage change and address sensitive issues.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Marijuana Messages to Youth

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Marijuana Messages to Youth

Aug 07, 2017. In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, prevention specialists discuss how they are using art and media projects to address marijuana-related health disparities in creative ways.

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CDC Learning Connection Features NWCPHP Epidemiology Course

CDC Learning Connection Features NWCPHP Epidemiology Course

Jul 11, 2017. CDC Learning Connection showcases NWCPHP's Measuring Risk in Epidemiology course as a featured learning opportunity for July, 2017.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Improving Refugee Health in Oregon

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Improving Refugee Health in Oregon

Jul 07, 2017. In the July 2017 session of Hot Topics in Practice, Kristen Beiers-Jones, MN, reviews how population health nurses in Oregon are moving upstream to improve refugee health.

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NWCPHP Director Publishes Journal Commentary on Academic Health Departments

NWCPHP Director Publishes Journal Commentary on Academic Health Departments

Jul 05, 2017. In a new commentary in the Journal of Public Health Management & Practice, NWCPHP Director Betty Bekemeier and Karl Ensign of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) discuss existing Academic Health Departments (AHD) and make a case for AHD collaborations to enhance public health research and practice together.

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Northwest Public Health Magazine Wins 2017 APEX Award

Northwest Public Health Magazine Wins 2017 APEX Award

Jun 29, 2017. The 2016 issue of Northwest Public Health has won an award of excellence in the 2017 APEX Awards competition.

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Now Hiring: Operations Manager

Now Hiring: Operations Manager

Jun 27, 2017. NWCPHP is hiring an Operations Manager to manage day-to-day administrative operations of programs and activities. Qualified applicants are invited to apply for the position, which is now open until filled.

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Close Up with Betty Bekemeier

Close Up with Betty Bekemeier

Jun 20, 2017. As a young nursing student attending her required community health nursing class, Betty Bekemeier experienced firsthand the power of a positive role model.

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