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2010 Regional Network Steering Committee Meeting

Mar 15, 2010. NWCPHP meets twice per year with a Regional Network Steering Committee. NWCPHP's Regional Network Steering Committee comprises representatives of public health in each of the six northwest states and the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board.

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NWCPHP Annual Report and 20-year Retrospective is Now Available

Mar 15, 2010. The Northwest Center for Public Health Practice (NWCPHP) proudly celebrates its 20th year, and one of the major activities is the launch of an annual report and 20-year retrospective.

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Susan Allan Contributes to New Institute of Medicine Report

Feb 12, 2010. NWCPHP director Dr. Susan Allan was one of five panelists at the "Crisis Standards of Care" workshop held by the Institute of Medicine in Irvine, California in March of 2009.

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Randy Beaton Helps Develop Preparedness and Response Core Competencies

Feb 12, 2010. NWCPHP faculty member Randy Beaton recently returned from a Core Competency Development Workgroup meeting in Atlanta, Georgia focused on public health preparedness and response.

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Two Award-Winning Issues of Northwest Public Health

Jan 26, 2010. The two issues of Northwest Public Health have won the top award in the Puget Sound Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication publications competition

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Wyoming Public Health Video

Dec 22, 2009. They Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) has adopted a video method for recruiting and maintaining the crucial Wyoming public health workforce.

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NWCPHP Staff and Faculty Accepted for Presentation

Dec 14, 2009. Randy Beaton, Jack Thompson, and Ms. Luann D'Ambrosio were notified that their proposed presentation for the Northwest Rural Health Conference on March 24-25, 2010 was accepted.

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Two NWCPHP Faculty Members Think for PHAB

Two NWCPHP Faculty Members Think for PHAB

Dec 14, 2009. On December 2-3, 2009, Chuck Treser and Carl Osaki attended a Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) Think Tank meeting as two of approximately 30 environmental health leaders from across the nation who were gathered to address environmental health concerns.

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NWCPHP Faculty, Betty Bekemeier, Receives APHA Award

Dec 14, 2009. Dr. Betty Bekemeier recently received the 2009 American Public Health Association's (APHA) Executive Director Citation for her outstanding leadership of APHA's membership sections.

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NWCPHP welcomes Howard Koh to speak about leadership at the University of Washington

Dec 10, 2009. NWCPHP and the Community-Oriented Public Health Practice Program at the University of Washington School of Public Health co-sponsored a presentation by Howard K. Koh, MD, MPH, Assistant Secretary for Health in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday, December 9, 2009.

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