Untitled

Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

June 2019

2019 Public Health Communications Webinar Series: Branding on a Budget

June 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

For the second year in a row, NACCHO is pleased to host a multi-part webinar series to help local health departments build capacity to engage in public health communication. Presented by Burness Communications, "Branding on a Budget" will explore how local health departments can develop, refresh, or strengthen their brand to increase community recognition. More specifically, participants will learn: the importance of a strong brand; basic principles of branding and tips for defining their brand; recommendations for how best to normalize…

Find out more »

Advocating for More Equitable Lead Poisoning Prevention Policy

June 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Online

Across the United States, community members, advocates, and policy makers are enacting policies to prevent lead exposure and poisoning. Though well-intentioned, these policies may have unintended consequences for the families who are most directly impacted and often left out of the policymaking processes. Human Impact Partners is hosting this webinar for local and national advocates to discuss how to design and implement lead poisoning prevention policy in a way that centers communities who are most impacted. Learn more and register.

Find out more »

ASTHO Vector-Borne Disease GIS Training Workshop

June 18 - June 19
Providence, Rhode Island Providence, RI United States + Google Map

ASTHO is hosting a two-day vector-borne disease surveillance workshop facilitated by their partners at the National Library of Medicine’s Community Health Maps Initiative. The workshop will be limited to 10 attendees and will be instructed by Kurt Menke, Certified GIS Professional (GISP) who will instruct on the Community Health Maps Workflow, which incorporates the use of relatively low-cost data collection applications with a no-cost GIS platform. Expert and novice users will learn how to implement mapping workflows and enhance existing…

Find out more »

Webcast: Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program – Policy Updates

June 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) HIV/AIDS Bureau (HRSA HAB) will host a one-hour policy updates webcast for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) recipients, subrecipients, and stakeholders on June 18, 2019 at 2pm ET. This webcast will highlight recently released and revised HRSA HAB policy clarification notices: 13-02 Clarifications on Ryan White Program Client Eligibility Determinations and Recertifications Requirements 16-02 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Services: Eligible Individuals and Allowable Uses of Funds 18-01 Clarifications Regarding the use of Ryan White…

Find out more »

Webinar: Building Effective HIV Interventions for Latino Clients

June 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This webinar will focus on how a translational approach is used to build rapport with clients and address their barriers to care through multi-level interventions. Topics include: intersection of HIV and substance use disorder; working with syringe service programs; reducing stigma; and improving authenticity and communication with Latino clients and communities. Lessons learned and replications tips will be provided. The webinar will also include a question and answer session. The webinar is presented by the HRSA HAB-supported Ryan White HIV/AIDS…

Find out more »

Webinar: Managing Outbreaks of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

June 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) Medical Director William Schaffner, MD will moderate the webinar with presentations by NFID Director Ruth M. Carrico, PhD, DNP, FNP-C, CIC, Associate Professor at the University of Louisville and Jane R. Zucker, MD, MS, Assistant Commissioner at the Bureau of Immunization in the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Presentations will focus on sharing strategies and best practices implemented during recent outbreaks of hepatitis A and measles. At the conclusion of this activity, participants…

Find out more »

Webinar: Managing Outbreaks of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

June 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

NFID Medical Director William Schaffner, MD will moderate the webinar with presentations by NFID Director Ruth M. Carrico, PhD, DNP, FNP-C, CIC, Associate Professor at the University of Louisville and Jane R. Zucker, MD, MS, Assistant Commissioner at the Bureau of Immunization in the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Presentations will focus on sharing strategies and best practices implemented during recent outbreaks of hepatitis A and measles. At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: Implement…

Find out more »

Webinar: Local Health Department Role in Containment of Novel Resistance

June 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

As issues with drug resistant pathogens have emerged across the country, local health departments have been called on to lead and support the containment of novel or targeted multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs). Join NACCHO to learn more about the experiences of three local health departments who have been affected by containment events. By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to: Describe the experiences of three local health departments supporting containment responses Identify the role of local health departments…

Find out more »

Webinar: Two Local Health Department Approaches to Meeting Retail Program Standards 3 and 6

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online

NACCHO is pleased to present a sharing session on the Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory Program Standards (Retail Program Standards), focusing on Standard 3: Inspection Program Based on HACCP Principles and Standard 6: Compliance and Enforcement. The session will start with an overview of Standards 3 and 6 and resources that are available to assist jurisdictions in meeting the Standards. Presenters from local jurisdictions will then describe the relationship between the two standards, how they have worked to conform to…

Find out more »

Webinar: Getting Outside the Clinic: Expanding Hepatitis Testing Through Non-Traditional Partners and Settings

June 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Diagnosis is one of the biggest gaps that exists in responding to viral hepatitis in the United States. Only 33% of people living with hepatitis B and 54% of people living with hepatitis C are aware of their status. Join NASTAD’s Hepatitis Testing Partnership for a webinar from 1:00-2:00 PM ET on June 20 on expanding hepatitis testing through non-traditional partners and settings. This webinar will explore models for hepatitis testing programs that get outside the clinic and leverage non-traditional healthcare partners to…

Find out more »
+ Export Events