Please join American Public Health Association, Prevention Institute, Public Health Institute, and Trust for America's Health for a Dialogue4Health Web Forum featuring a panel discussion highlighting advocacy opportunities to advance prevention, equity and public health with the new Administration and Congress.
Click here for registration and further details.
Please click the link below for the Surgeon General's report on E-Cigarettes.
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
Join the Tulane Prevention Research Center, Tulane Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health, and APHA for a discussion about the development of childhood obesity from a pathological perspective. Webinar attendees will be able to identify targets for intervention and receive practical guidelines for prevention and management of childhood obesity from the family home. Register at:
APHA Twitter https://cc.readytalk.com/r/i8zyivgii4um&eom
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APHA Partners https://cc.readytalk.com/r/90anl1w4q5v0&eom
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The Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies, in collaboration with the NJ Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services, is pleased to offer an exciting FREE Train-the-Trainers opportunity to disseminate "SBIRT" (Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment) to key stakeholders.
We are reaching out to preventionists, public health workers, educators, clinicians, policy makers, and ALL HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS who can train, advocate, and champion the implementation of SBIRT as an evidence-based public health model to reduce the harmful effects of risky alcohol and drug use.
For additional information please click here for the flyer and here for the registration form.
SBIRT:Training of Trainers
Instructor: Alan Lyme, MSW, ICADC, ICCS, MAC
10/24/16 - 10/26/16
9 am – 4 pm
Location: Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies
Smithers Hall, Room 200
607 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854
This year's World Environmental Health Day theme is tobacco control and the National Environmental Health Association is focusing on the negative health effects of second and third hand smoke.
- Attached is our World EH Day Partner Toolkit and an abbreviated version is available online.
- Join us for a partner kick off call on September 19 at 11:30 am MDT/1:30 pm EDT
- Participate in the Twitter chat using #WorldEHDay at 1 pm MDT/3 pm EDT on September 26
This observance provides an opportunity to stress the value of vaccination across the lifespan. This year, the first week of August (August 1-7) will focus on adult immunizations.
For more information on specific chronic health conditions and vaccination, click the links below. These websites are also available in Spanish.
What does this program do? HUD is announcing the availability of approximately $58 million for its Community Compass Technical Assistance and Capacity Building Program (Community Compass), HUD's integrated technical assistance and capacity building initiative.
Applications due July 19, 2016
For more information, click here!