News & Updates
Theme of the Month: E-Learning for Professional Development in Public Health
from the Region 2 Public Health Training Center
Jose Capriles-Quiros, MD, MPH, MHSA presents,
“Public Health Leadership – Change Management”
M. Carolyn Daniels, M.Ed., D.H.Sc presents,
“CLAS Standards in Health and Health Care”
Thursday, November 19, 2015
The National Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) Standards in Health and Health Care provide a structure to implement culturally and linguistically appropriate services, to advance health equity and help eliminate health care disparities. Dr. Daniels will introduce the national perspective and New Jersey efforts in establishing a blueprint for health and health care. Health disparities adversely affect neighborhoods, communities and the broader society, thus making the issue not only an individual concern but also a public health concern.
To attend in person in Piscataway, NJ, register here
If you would like to view via Livestream, register here
|Dr. Rajendra Kapila, Infectious Disease Specialist, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School presents,
“New and Emerging Tickborne Infections”
Kitaw Demissie, MD, PhD presents,
“Investigation of Causes of Higher Mortality among African American Breast Cancer Patients”
Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 12-1pm ET*
*please note that this is not on the normally scheduled day, the Log-in2Learn is on the 2nd Tuesday for the month of November returning to normal day (first Tuesday) in December.
related to the theme of the month
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