November 2015 News and Updates

News & Updates

November 2015

Theme of the Month: Health Disparities and Cancer

Training Opportunities

from the Region 2 Public Health Training Center

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Denis Nash, PhD presents“Strategic Information for Ending HIV Epidemics: Comparative Effectiveness of Evidence-based HIV Interventions at Scale”

Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 12-1pm ET

You should attend if…

  • you design and implement impact evaluations of large-scale public health programs/ initiatives
  • you are interested in HIV
  • you are interested in using other surveillance data to evaluate programmatic initiatives
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Dr. Rajendra Kapila, Infectious Disease Specialist, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School presents,

“New and Emerging Tickborne Infections”


Wednesday, December 16, 2015
10:30am – 12:00pm

1.5 Credits for CHES, Nursing and CE for NJ Public Health Professionals

Who should attend: Public Health Nurses, Health Educators, Environmental Health Specialists.

If you are a New Jersey Public Health professional:  
Participants who complete this educational program will be awarded 1.5 NJ Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs).  Rutgers-SPH has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Health as a provider of NJ Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs).

To attend in person in Piscataway, NJ, register here

If you would like to view via Livestream, register here


Training Opportunities

related to the theme of the month


The Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center has an upcoming “Office Hours” video series. Some of the nation’s experts on cancer and cancer control have opened their offices to you. This 18-part video series provides a primer on cancer for the public health professional. The series will be launching in January 2016.  For more information, visit their website or contact Sarah Davis, MNM, Operations Manager, Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center