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Partnering with Local Health Departments to Advance Health Equity

phln-at-nacchoAt this year’s National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Annual Meeting, the Public Health Learning Network (PHLN) shared thoughts about the role of public health training centers in making health equity a reality.

Learn more about NACCHO Annual Sharing Session 18, “How local public health departments can partner with regional public health training centers to support a workforce prepared to advance health equity,” led by the PHLN. The session was part of a collaborative effort between the National Coordinating Center for Public Health Training (NCCPHT), Region II – Region 2 Public Health Training Center (Region 2 PHTC), and NYSACHO, the Region II local performance site (LPS).

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss ways local health departments can build strategic alliances to implement successful collaborations that address health threats in the community.
  • Discuss core public health assessment and investigation strategies that help local health departments identify and address poor health outcomes.
  • Discuss ways local health departments can build strategic alliances to implement successful collaborations that address health threats in the community.

Presentation from the National Coordinating Center for Public Health Training by Dorothy Evans, Program Manager and Brittany Bickford, Senior Research and Evaluation Analyst | Get the presentation »

Presentation from Region 2 PHTC by Melissa Bernstein, Center Coordinator | Get the presentation »

Presentation from New York State Association of County Health Officials by Linda Wagner, Executive Director and Cristina Dyer-Drobnack, Program Director | Get the presentation»


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