September 2015 News and Updates

News & Updates

September 2015

Theme of the Month: Upstream Approaches in Public Health Practice

Training Opportunities

Related to the Theme of the Month

Roots of Health Inequity, Unit 5 – Social Justice*
Sponsor: NACCHO
Date/Time: Archived
After taking this course, you will be able to:
  • List four principles of social justice.
  • Identify specific ways in which social justice principles might be applied to elements of everyday practice.
  • Recognize the difference between social justice and other approaches to public health practice.
  • Examine the underlying assumptions, features, and values of a social justice approach to public health practice and contemplate how it relates to everyday work.
*please note you must create a login
How to Build, Maintain and Sustain Community Coalitions Focused on Population Health (part of the Arizona State Office of Rural Health Webinar Series)
Sponsor: Southwest Telehealth Resource Center, Arizona Telemedicine Program, University of Arizona Center for Rural Health
Date/Time: Tuesday, September 29, 2015, 12pm PT/3pm ET
Presenters: Martha Moore-Monroy, MA, Rural Programs Manager, Arizona State Office of Rural Health; Agnes Attakai, MPA, Director, Health Disparities Outreach and Prevention Education, Center for health Equality, University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health



In Case You Missed it

This month’s Log-in2Learn Webinar

Nicholas Freudenberg, DrPH presented

“Moving Public Health Practice Upstream to Reduce Health Inequities”

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John Vivolo presents, “Understanding and Combating Resistance to Online Learning”

Log-in2Learn October 6, 2015 from 12-1pm ET

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