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Region IX Western Region Public Health Training Center

Mission Statement

The WRPHTC works to develop and provide innovative, skill-based training to address gaps identified by training needs assessments for the public health workforce.

Vision and Impact

To have a strong, collaborative public health network and public health workforce that collectively works toward the development of healthy communities in HRSA Region 9 and the nation.

Competencies:
  • Training & Technical Assistance
Community-Based Training Partners:
  • California Area Health Education Center
  • Health Officers Association of California
  • University of Nevada, Reno, School of Community Health Sciences
  • Hawai’i Public Health Institute
  • Children’s Healthy Living Program
  • Southwest Telehealth Resource Center
  • Arizona Foundation of Human Service Providers
  • Pacific Island Health Officers Association
Technical Assistance Providers:
  • California Area Health Education Center
  • Pacific Island Health Officers Association
  • National Network of Public Health Institutes
Expertise:
  • Childhood Obesity, Nutrition, Physical Activity
  • Health Disparities, Health Equity, Social Determinants of Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Needs Assessments
Community Served:
Arizona, California, Nevada, Hawaii, U.S. Affiliated Pacific Islands
Contact Information:
  • University of Arizona Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
    1295 N. Martin Ave., P.O. Box 245163 Tucson, AZ 85724
  • Abby Stoica
  • stoica@email.arizona.edu
  • 520.626.1108

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