Even when intention is not malicious, bias can have a profound negative effect on the well-being of our colleagues and the people we serve in public health practice.

The January session of Hot Topics in Practice will share how organizations can help address racial bias using the “Racial Justice Competency Model for Public Health Professionals” that will be available from the Public Health Training Centers (PHTC).


Montrece McNeill Ransom, JD, MPH, ACC
National Coordinating Center for Public Health Training

Tamira M. Moon, MPH, MCHES
Regional Coordinator
Emory University-Rollins School of Public Health (Region IV Public Health Training Center)

These monthly Web-conferencing events, sponsored by the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, provide an authoritative hour-long forum for discussing topics that are important to the public health practice community and the tribal health units in the six Northwest states: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming.

Event Date/Time: 
Tuesday, January 25, 2022, 10:00 am to 11:00 am PST