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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Responding to Measles

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Responding to Measles

Jun 04, 2019. In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, Dr. Alan Melnick describes how Clark County Public Health in Washington State responded to a recent measles outbreak.

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Q&A with Susan Allan on the Management Certificate

Q&A with Susan Allan on the Management Certificate

May 09, 2019. NWCPHP sits down with Susan Allan, MD, JD, MPH, Program Director, Instructor, and Coach of the Public Health Management Certificate program to learn more about how the program meets critical workforce demands and supports professional growth.

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Next Hot Topics Webinar: Strength in Small Numbers

Next Hot Topics Webinar: Strength in Small Numbers

May 02, 2019. In the next session of Hot Topics in Practice, Adrian Dominguez, MS, Scientific Director for the Urban Indian Health Institute, explores working with small data sets to better understand health issues.

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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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