Western Region Public Health Training Center Partners with Researchers to Implement Stock Inhaler Program in Arizona Schools
- By: Multiple Authors
The prevalence of asthma in children makes it the most common chronic pediatric condition. Considering most days in a child’s life are spent at school, lacking access to inhalers during asthma emergencies is disconcerting. The Region IX – Western Region Public Health Training Center (WRPHTC) partnered with University of Arizona researchers to tackle this public health issue […]
Trainings Featured in Summer/Fall 2017 Elevate, Your Resource for Lifelong Learning
This special expanded edition of Elevate’s Training Highlights showcases top trainings from each regional public health training center in the Public Health Learning Network. Each year, the PHLN training repertoire grows dynamically to meet public health training needs across the country. Learning opportunities in this issue include: Controlling cancer Corporate policies in public health practice Cultural […]
Training Highlights: Professional Development, Breast Density in Cancer Screening, Students in Vulnerable Populations, and Customer Service
In this week’s Training Highlights, we bring you a recorded webinar on professional development for public health staff, an on-demand training on innovative breast cancer screening, a live presentation on vulnerable populations in schools, and a self-paced session on creating a positive customer service culture in public health. Personal Professional Development Plans for Public Health Agencies From: Region […]
Springboard to Active Schools Training of Trainers: Asking the Right Questions
- By: Kate Holmes, MPH
Physical activity levels among youth in the United States have plateaued. Among high school students, physical activity levels have remained stagnant over the last three years, according to the National Youth Risk Behavior Survey 2011-2015. For children ages 6-19, the 2016 U.S. Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth gave the United States […]
Training Highlights: Mental Health in the Media, Legionella Standards, Investing in Health, Promotores De Salud.
This week, NNPHI’s curated list of trainings showcases a live training on the impact media on homelessness and mental illness, a webcast on Legionnaires’ disease and new guidelines, a series on returns on investments in health programs, and an e-learning program for community health workers. Media and Messaging: Changing the Images of Mental Illness and […]
Training Highlights: Refugee Health and Nursing, Disability Disparities in Public Health, LGBTQ+ Cultural Humility Training.
NNPHI is pleased to offer the latest issue of Training Highlights. This week, we showcase two live webinars about public health nursing for refugee health, in addition to a training about incorporating the needs of people with disabilities in workforce competencies. Finally, we highlight a cultural humility training on becoming an LGBTQ+ friendly health center. Borders and […]
Training Highlights: Promoting Brain Health, Interventions for the Underserved, Transforming Inequality.
This week’s edition of Training Highlights includes two live sessions about promoting brain health and developing community competency interventions for the underserved, as well as an on-demand webinar on resources and tools on promoting positive change through leadership and systems-based work. Brain Health and Dementia From: Region IX LPS University of Hawai’i, Manoa Join the Hawai’i […]
Training Highlights: Social Determinants of Health, Asthma Case Management, Public Drinking Water.
Our Highlighted Trainings this week include an online training resource guide on social determinants of health, an archived webinar on asthma case management in schools, and a webcast on safe public drinking water. From: Region II Public Health Training Center Understanding How the Social Determinants of Health Impact Health Outcomes The Culture of Health Institute […]
Training Highlights: Health Inequality and Policy, Opioid Interventions, Health Equity Community Engagement.
This week, we have curated a list of trainings on structural determinants of health, epidemiology and interventions on the opioid epidemic, and implementing tools and relationships to assist with health equity efforts. Moving Upstream: Recognizing Our Role and Responsibility in Challenging the Structural Determinants of Health Inequities From: Region V Great Lakes Public Health Training […]
Training Highlights: Health Care Team Building, Community Engagement, Business Plans, Leadership Diversity.
Our curated list of Highlighted Trainings this week include a live webinar on team communication in the health care workplace, an in-person session on community engagement, and two self-paced online workshops on public health business plans and diversity planning. Communication Skills for Successful Health Care Team Relationships From: Region IX Western Region Public Health Training Center […]