Tag: Systems Thinking

Announcing the 2021 Public Health Learning Agenda Toolkit Pilot Testers

  The Public Health Learning Agenda Design Team, which includes NEPTHC’s Karla Todd Barrett, is excited to announce the organizations selected to pilot test the first version of the Public Health Learning Agenda Toolkit. This group of 26 teams represents governmental public health agencies, higher education, and other health-related organizations from around the country. The […]

Self-Paced Training: Introduction to Systems Thinking

About this course This self-study course introduces learners to the fundamental tools of Systems Thinking. Systems thinking provides a framework for identifying and addressing the underlying causes of complex problems. This approach minimizes responding to problem symptoms and the associated unintended consequences of quick fixes. This training will provide an overview of key concepts and […]

2019 NNPHI Annual Conference – Systems Thinking Training Program, with a Plan for Action

Systems Thinking provides a framework to understand and solve complex problems by identifying and addressing underlying causes of the problems. This approach minimizes responding to problem symptoms and their unintended consequences. This one-hour online training introduces participants to the systems approach and three systems thinking tools.   View the entire poster for Systems Thinking Training […]

Todd Highlights Systems Thinking Results at National Conference for Health Departments

Karla Todd, Senior Program Manager Training Specialist for New England Public Health Training Center, led a session at the NACCHO Annual Conference in Orlando.  This year’s conference emphasized the theme, Improving the Nation’s Health through Public and Private Partnerships.  Todd’s session, co-authored with Hope Kenefick, NEPHTC Evaluator, and Julia Ross, Systems Thinking Expert from Ross […]

Systems Thinking, Vermont and New Hampshire partners to be featured at NNPHI Annual

NEPHTC is pleased to announce that it will be featured at the annual NNPHI meeting in Washington, D.C.  in two poster sessions.  Both posters feature work that originated in a public health workforce need that was made into reality by the collaboration by NEPHTC and it’s impressive state partnerships.  If you have the chance, learn […]

Coaching on Strategic Skills – Public Health Teams Learn By Doing (and Build Capacity)

What is coaching, and why is it an important learning tool for public health? The public health workforce does not have time for theory, and wants practical application. Coaching is a way to get to the practical application of learning that is often missing from self-paced and classroom learning alone.           […]