August 2, 2022

The August session of Hot Topics in Practice will share lessons learned from Public Health — Seattle & King County about injury and violence prevention policy when it comes to traffic, water, and firearm safety.

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July 28, 2022

NWCPHP Director Betty Bekemeier recently co-authored two publications about importance of co-creating public policy with rural communities.

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July 28, 2022

A new e-learning series focuses on building greater workforce resilience.

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July 6, 2022

The July session of Hot Topics in Practice will share why abortion access is a public health issue and how Washington state has addressed it through a public health framework.

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June 22, 2022

NWCPHP is offering a new training series, Data for Rural Health Equity.

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June 21, 2022

Erica Ellis and Aishe Memetova join the NWCPHP team.

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Erica Ellis and Aishe Memetova

New NWCPHP staff Erica Ellis and Aishe Memetova.

June 6, 2022

The June session of Hot Topics in Practice will share lessons learned from the heat dome and climate change by the Multnomah County Health Department in Portland, Oregon.

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May 17, 2022

NWCPHP launched a new training for emergency and crisis line operators.

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May 11, 2022

Public health managers faced increasingly challenging situations during the COVID-19 pandemic that required negotiation and conflict resolution skills as they worked to improve the wellbeing of their communities.

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May 4, 2022

The May session of Hot Topics in Practice will share resources from the Public Health Accreditation Board about how public health organizations can modernize and transform their practices.

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