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Webinar July 22nd: Health Literacy Response to COVID-19

July 9th, 2020

About this Webinar Accurate information is critical to control the spread of COVID 19. However, obtaining and understanding accurate information can be a challenge for populations of various health literacy levels which in turn can increase risk of illness. This webinar... More

Addressing Racism and COVID-19

June 23rd, 2020

Hot Topics — Addressing Racism and COVID-19 Description New data confirm that COVID-19 is disproportionately and negatively impacting communities of color and exacerbating existing health inequities. In the June session of Hot Topics in Practice, Matías Valenzuela, Equity Director, Public Health - Seattle... More

Juneteenth – Webinar on How To Build An Anti-Racist Movement

June 19th, 2020

The protests in response to George Floyd’s killing have raised the nation’s consciousness about the historical legacy of slavery and the deep-seated racism that plagues policing and criminal justice in the United States. The country is poised, perhaps now more... More

Racism: The Ultimate Underlying Condition

June 5th, 2020

Date: JUN 09 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EST Description This kick-off webinar of APHA's Advancing Racial Equity series will examine racism and its historic and present-day impact on health and well-being. Presenters will: identify the multiple levels on which racism operates; ... More

MPHA Webinar Series

June 4th, 2020

Join Maine Public Health Association for a 10-part webinar series, funded generously through the New England Public Health Training Center. The webinar series starts with an Introduction to Public Health, including an overview of Maine's public heath system, and roles... More

MDPH Community Health Worker Guidance

May 20th, 2020

NEPHTC is happy to share with our CHW community the guidance document for CHW Employers developed by the MDPH Office of Community Health Workers.  Our partners at Boston Public Health Commission Community Health Education Center (BPHC CHEC) also recommended the attached... More