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April 15, 2020

The new Guide to Older Adult-Centered Design helps health organizations support older adults, as well as their family members, friends, and providers.

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April 10, 2020

The next session of Hot Topics in Practice reviews a unique community partnership for addressing the COVID-19 response.

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March 12, 2020

The Seattle Times featured an op-ed by NWCPHP Director supporting increased public health funding in the wake of the emerging COVID-19 outbreak.

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NWCPHP Director Betty Bekemeier (Photo: Stephen Brashear)

March 10, 2020

The next session of Hot Topics in Practice reviews strategies for addressing trending topics, like coronavirus, on social media.

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March 4, 2020

NWCPHP’s Northwest Public Health Training Center has a variety of no-cost training resources for addressing outbreaks like COVID-19.

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Image courtesy CDC/Alissa Eckert, MS

February 11, 2020

Ria Francisco is the new operations manager for the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice.

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Ria Francisco

NWCPHP’s new operations manager, Ria Francisco.

February 4, 2020

The next session of Hot Topics in Practice considers legal and ethical issues related to public health data use.

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January 21, 2020

NWCPHP Director Betty Bekemeier and colleagues at the Public Health Institute recently published an article that provides evidence for helping local health departments with Public Health 3.0.

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Faculty and scholars in the 2019 Learning Lab.

January 13, 2020

Lillian Anderson, a recipient of student funding during the 2018–19 school year, describes her project with the Oregon State Grange.

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Lillian Anderson, MPH graduate from Oregon State University.

January 6, 2020

In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, leaders from Idaho discuss why local public health agencies should be involved in mental and behavioral health issues and the role they can play in rural suicide prevention.

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