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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Homelessness and Health

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Homelessness and Health

Apr 02, 2019. In the April session of Hot Topics in Practice, Hilary Godwin, PhD, Dean of the University of Washington School of Public Health, discusses how we can address homelessness with new messages and interventions.

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Apply for the 2019 Public Health Management Certificate

Apply for the 2019 Public Health Management Certificate

Mar 25, 2019. Applications are now being accepted for NWCPHP’s 2019 Public Health Management Certificate. Applications will be accepted through June 1, with early-bird rates available to those who apply by May 1.

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Student Evaluates Produce Prescription Program to Support Health

Student Evaluates Produce Prescription Program to Support Health

Mar 11, 2019. Each year, the Northwest Public Health Training Center funds student public health projects. Meagan Brown, a recipient of funding during the 2017–18 school year, describes her evaluation project on food insecurity with the Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Transitioning to Population Health Services

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Transitioning to Population Health Services

Mar 05, 2019. In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, Marni Kuyl, MS, RN, explains how Washington County Public Health in Oregon reduced their clinical services to focus more on primary prevention.

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Local Health Departments Explore Transition to Population Health

Local Health Departments Explore Transition to Population Health

Mar 04, 2019. Through the Local Health Jurisdiction Transition Learning Lab, a joint project of NWCPHP and PHI, public health leaders from across the country gathered in Seattle for a two-day meeting to explore strategies for transitioning their health departments from direct clinical services to population health.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Systems Thinking and Opioids

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Systems Thinking and Opioids

Feb 05, 2019. In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, Mike Fraser, CEO of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, reviews how public health professionals can take a lead in preventing opioid misuse.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Systems Thinking in Public Health

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Systems Thinking in Public Health

Jan 08, 2019. In the January session of Hot Topics in Practice, Mary Kay Chess explores the use of systems thinking for understanding and resolving difficult problems.

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NWCPHP Congratulates Trudy San Jose White on Retirement

NWCPHP Congratulates Trudy San Jose White on Retirement

Dec 11, 2018. Trudy San Jose White, Continuing Education Coordinator, who has worked at NWCPHP since 2001, retired at the end of November.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Cleaner Air for Oregon

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Cleaner Air for Oregon

Dec 03, 2018. In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, David Farrer, MS, PhD, reviews how his colleagues addressed community concerns after high levels of arsenic and cadmium were detected in a Portland neighborhood.

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Student Project Investigates Incarceration and Debt as Predictors of Homelessness

Student Project Investigates Incarceration and Debt as Predictors of Homelessness

Nov 29, 2018. Each year, the Northwest Public Health Training Center funds student public health projects. Jessica Mogk, a recipient of funding during the 2017–18 school year, describes her project with the Seattle Housing and Resource Effort/Women’s Housing, Equality and Enhancement League (SHARE/WHEEL).

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