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Northwest Center for Public Health Practice

Public Health Training, Research, and Evaluation for the Northwest


January 12, 2018

NWCPHP researcher Uba Backonja will use her data visualization expertise in the SHARE-NW project.

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Uba Backonja is one of the researchers in the SHARE-NW project. Photo courtesy of Ryan T. Moriarty, UW Tacoma.

January 4, 2018

In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, Luci Longoria, MPH, shares how Oregon public health advocates helped raise the tobacco purchasing age from 18 to 21.

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December 1, 2017

In the December session of Hot Topics in Practice, Jennifer Messenger Heilbronner explores strategies for messaging health equity to decision-makers.

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November 9, 2017

NWCPHP instructor and content expert, Meagan Brown, shares her skills for effective program planning with public health workers.

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NWCPHP instructor Meagan Brown.

November 6, 2017

In the November session of Hot Topics in Practice, Karyn Brownson, MSW, shares the latest research linking brain and social development with injury prevention.

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October 12, 2017

NWCPHP biostatistician applies his skills in analyzing data to interpret results of research findings.

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October 3, 2017

In the October session of Hot Topics in Practice, Public Health Director Dawn Emerick describes how a local health department in Oregon used change management principles to restructure in advance of the state’s modernization efforts.

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September 28, 2017

PMH COR project will train primary care providers to better address the mental and behavioral health conditions of their young patients.

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September 13, 2017

NWCPHP’s PERRCoLATE research project investigates implementation realities to improve public health preparedness systems.

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September 5, 2017

In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, Policy Administrator Stefan Johansson discusses using data to drive performance in Wyoming state government.

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