Tag: public health

NEPHTC Systems Thinking Training to be Featured for March on CDC Learning Connection!

NEPHTC is pleased to announce that the CDC Learning Connection will be featuring our “Introduction to Systems Thinking” course on their homepage for the month of March 2019.  The course will be sent to more than 175,000 subscribers to the CDC monthly e-newsletter (primarily public health professionals and healthcare workers) and will be shared with […]

New Online Course for Community Health Workers: Use of Public Health Concepts

In this course, learners will learn more about “what is public health”, add to what they already know about public health and medical systems, gain a better understanding about the importance of public health and how community health workers fit into the public health framework. Register for the course here: http://www.nephtc.org/course/edit.php?id=40 What you’ll learn After completing […]

Storytelling for Public Health Advocacy November 2 and November 28 in Connecticut

There are two opportunities in November to attend a live 3.5 hour free workshop with Health Equity Solutions.  This workshop may be particularly helpful if you are looking to improve your persuasive communication skills or your organization is required to meet CLAS standards. Session options: 8:30am-12:00pm, November 2, 2018, Room 110, Birdseye Municipal Complex, 468 […]

Webinar: Creating Public Health Messages and Materials Using Plain Language

Join NEPHTC’s webinar on Monday, July 16, from 12:00-1:00pm Eastern Time.  This webinar, arranged by University of New England, will focus on developing participants’ skills to communicate complex health information in ways people can understand.  Clear and simple health messages and materials help all audiences and members of your community (especially those with limited literacy […]

Systems Thinking Training Rolling Out in New England

NEPHTC is excited to provide Systems Thinking training in four states. The first Systems Thinking live training was held April 11, 2018 in Burlington, VT at the Vermont Department of Health, with the help of Heidi Klein, Director of Planning and Healthcare Quality, and Heidi Gortakowski, Director of Performance Management. The second Systems Thinking live […]

Going Virtual: Converting Live Field Trainings to a Virtual Environment

NEPHTC’s talented Educational Technologist, Liam Hunt, is presenting a poster at SOPHE (Society for Public Health Education) Conference April, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio. Showcasing a virtual house that has replaced live field visits to a “fake” house for inspection, Liam is demonstrating how trainers, health departments and programs can develop virtual online environments that allow […]

Systems Thinking Training For Your Organization?

Systems  Thinking is one of the cross-cutting skills essential to the current and future public health workforce. On April 11, 2018, Julia Ross of Ross & Company, will facilitate a one day live training for managers at the Vermont Department of Public Health in Burlington, VT. “The fast pace of organizational life presses for short […]

Webinar: Innovation in Public Health: Giving Meaning to a Buzzword

What is public health innovation? Join us as the Public Health National Center for Innovations (PHNCI), a division of the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB),examines the definition of innovation in public health, provides examples of innovative practices in health departments and shares resources aimed at helping health departments innovate. Registration: https://www.train.org/connecticut/course/1075367/live_event