Category Archives: APHA

Tobacco and Lupus Webinar – Free CHES Credit

The Directors of Health Promotion and Education (DHPE) LEAP: Lupus Education and Awareness for Patients, Professionals and Providers Program will offer a webinar on tobacco use and lupus entitled Lasso Tobacco before Lupus Strikes at 11:30 am EST on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 featuring Emily Kohler, RDH, CTTS, CPT, who is the Tobacco Program Manager… Read More »

Holiday Food Safety Twitter Chat

Set up your calendars to join CDC and NBC News Health for the 4th annual Holiday Food Safety Twitter Chat on December 7, 2016 from 2:00 – 3:00 pm EDT. This year’s theme is “Cook. Chill. Don’t Get Ill”. How You Can Help: Below are promotional messages that you can share through your social media… Read More »

Register for APHA Live!

We look forward to seeing many of you in Denver, but know that some of you cannot attend the meeting. For those that are unable to attend, APHA Live will allow you to participate virtually and tune in to eight sessions. APHA Live features speakers like Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood, and CDC Director… Read More »

Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health in Humanitarian Settings webinar series

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 9-10:30 a.m. EDT With the ever increasing attention on efforts to improve women’s and children’s health, major achievements have been made to reducing child mortality and improving maternal health. However, women and girls still remain particularly vulnerable to sexual and gender-based violence in humanitarian crises, refugee camps, war or natural disasters.… Read More »

Plan4Health: Building Healthy Streets with ChangeLab Solutions

Plan4Health: Building Healthy Streets with ChangeLab Solutions Friday, October 14, 2016 3pm to 4pm EST 1.0 CM credit available Please join members of Healthy Communities in Columbus, IN and ChangeLab Solutions for an introduction to two new resources to help communities start designing and building healthy streets. In the Road Signs Pedcast (a “walking podcast”),… Read More »

Capacity Building Webinar Series Continues

Why All the Excitement about Logic Models? October 3 2:00-3:00 PM EDT Register Organizations are increasingly putting logic models to work to define, plan, implement and evaluate their efforts in ways that demonstrate impact to funding partners. Learn how to use logic models to effectively convey your vision for success to potential funders. The webinar… Read More »

We can build violence-free communities

Statement from Georges C. Benjamin, MD, executive director of the American Public Health Association, in the wake of this week’s tragic shootings. Please click the link below to read the entire statement. http://apha.org/news-and-media/news-releases/apha-news-releases/we-can-build-violence-free-communities