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Unstable Housing and Caregiver and Child Health in Renter Families (2018)
Study evaluates how 3 forms of housing instability relate to caregiver and child health among low-income renter households. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NIH to host a Reddit " Ask Me Anything " on the ethical, legal and social implications of genomics research
On Monday, January 29, 2018, the National Institutes of Health will hold a Reddit " Ask Me Anything " (AMA) with members of the National Human Genome Research Institute's (NHGRI) Ethical, Legal and Social Implications Research Program, a part of the Division of Genomics and Society. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes
Report is a comprehensive and systematic review of the literature that evaluates the evidence about e-cigarettes and health, highlighting gaps that are a priority for future research, and makes recommendations to improve the quality of this research. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Strategic Partnerships and Global Reproductive Health at the UN Population Fund
January 29, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

phPIN webinar series: Developing a Strategy and Performance Management System- An Integrated Model
January 25, 2018 4:00-5:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Food for Thought: Exploring Nutrition Information Resources
March 21, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Informing Environmental Health Decisions Through Data Integration
February 20-21, 2018; Washington, DC or via webcast. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

National STD Curriculum Official Launch Webinar
January 25, 2018 12:00-1:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Linked Epidemics of Opioid Addiction and Hepatitis C
For February 2018,AJPH showcases articles on acute hepatitis C virus and opioid use, the effect of Medicaid expansions on early-stage cancer diagnoses, menu-labeling regulations for restaurants, and trends in illicit cigarette use in Brazil. Articles may require a subscription to view. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Future Directions for Laboratory Animal Law in the United States
January 26, 2018 9:00am-4:30pm ET; Cambridge, MA or via webcast. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Technical Assistance for Response to Public Health or Healthcare Crises
CDC is creating two notice of funding opportunities (NOFOs) to improve the U.S. public health system's response to crises: 1) one to fund governmental health departments when responding to an emergency, and 2) another to fund eligible organizations to provide critical technical assistance and other forms of support to parties involved in an emergency response. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Reaching Those in Need: Estimates of State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation Rates in 2015
The brief reviews estimated state SNAP participation rates for eligible people and eligible working poor people in 2015. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Empirical Bayes Shrinkage Estimates of State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation Rates in Fiscal Year 2013 to Fiscal Year 2015 for All Eligible People and Working Poor People
This report presents estimates that measure the need for SNAP and the program's effectiveness at reaching its target population in each state and the District of Columbia for fiscal years 2013 to 2015. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Ending the HIV/AIDS Pandemic
An end to the HIV/AIDS pandemic can be achieved only with provision of sustained and additional resources at the local, regional, national, and global levels. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Upstream, Systems-Based Solutions to the Oral Health Epidemic
Post outlines how the DentaQuest Foundation has been directing its funding to upstream, systems-based solutions to the oral health epidemic for the past decade based on a framework focused on policy, financing, care, and community. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Global Harmonization of Methodological Approaches to Nutrient Intake Recommendations: Proceedings of a Workshop-in Brief
On September 21-22, 2017 the NASEM Food and Nutrition Board convened a workshop in Rome, Italy to explore the evidence for achieving global harmonization of methodological approaches to establishing nutrient intake recommendations. This Proceedings of a Workshop - In Brief highlights key points made by individual speakers during the workshop presentations and discussions. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medicaid Adult Dental Benefits: An Overview (January 2018)
Brief outlines Medicaid dental coverage with the ACA Medicaid expansion. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2017 Forces of Change Findings #2
January 23, 2018 1:00pm-2:00pm ET. This webinar will provide an overview of the 2017 Forces of Change findings, focused on four topic areas: Budget Cuts/Job Losses, Zika Prevention and Response, Multi-Sectoral Partnerships, and Workforce Recruitment. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

National Health Education Week - October 15-19, 2018
This week-long celebration brings attention to a major public health issue and promotes understanding of the role of health education in promoting the public's health. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NNPHI 2018 Annual Conference and Public Health Workforce Forum
May 22-24, 2018; New Orleans, LA. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

13th Reduce Tobacco Use Conference
April 8-11, 2018; Norfolk, VA.(Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth) (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Empowered Eaters: A Road Map for Stronger New York State Nutrition Education Policies and Programs (January 2018)
Tis report provides a road map to strengthen the systems that help New Yorkers eat well throughout their lives, in all of the places where they live, work, learn, worship, and play. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2018 Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference
March 26-30, 2018; San Diego, CA. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2018 SHAPE American National Convention & Expo
March 20-24, 2018; Nashville, TN. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Agents of Change Summit
February 12-13, 2018; San Diego, CA. The Agents of Change Summit unifies and expands the community of professionals using marketing and technology to change people's health behaviors for social good. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Facing 21st Century Public Health Threats: Our Nation's Preparedness and Response Capabilities, Part 2
January 23, 2018 10:00am ET; Washington, DC. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Revised 2017 National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support
January 22, 2018 12:30-2:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Congressional Briefing: Ready or Not? Protecting the Public's Health from Diseases, Disasters, and Bioterrorism
February 26, 2018 3:00pm ET; Washington, DC. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Congressional Briefing: The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America
February 14, 2018 11:45-1:00pm ET; Washington, DC. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Current Cigarette Smoking Among Adults - United States, 2016
To assess progress toward the Healthy People 2020 target of reducing the proportion of U.S. adults aged who smoke cigarettes to ≤12.0%, CDC analyzed data from the 2016 NHIS. In 2016, the prevalence of current cigarette smoking among adults was 15.5%, which was a significant decline from 2005 (20.9%); however, no significant change has occurred since 2015 (15.1%). (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Asthma Mortality Among Persons Aged 15-64 Years, by Industry and Occupation - United States, 1999-2016
To describe asthma mortality among persons aged 15-64 years, CDC analyzed multiple cause-of-death data for 1999-2016 and industry and occupation information collected from 26 states for the years 1999, 2003, 2004, and 2007-2012. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Legal and Administrative Feasibility of a Federal Junk Food and Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax to Improve Diet
Article evaluates legal and administrative feasibility of a federal " junk " food (including sugar-sweetened beverages [SSBs]) tax to improve diet. Article does require aAJPH subscription to view. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Reconciling Supply and Demand for State and Local Public Health Staff in an Era of Retiring Baby Boomers
Study reconciles public health workforce supply and demand data to understand whether the expected influx of public health graduates can meet turnover events. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Facing 21st Century Public Health Threats: Our Nation's Preparedness and Response Capabilities, Part I
Recording of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor& Pensions meeting from January 2018. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

JAMA Theme Issue: Obesity
Theme issue ofJAMA focuses on societal norms of obesity, precision approaches to the prevention and treatment of obesity, weight control, government regulation of sweetened beverages, fitness, surgical interventions for obesity, and health policy. Articles may require a subscription to view. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Certified in Public Health (CPH) Webinar
March 16, 2018 12:00-1:00pm ET. This one hour webinar will cover everything from determining eligibility, exam contents and study materials, exam schedule and testing locations, along with CPH recertification. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

High-Impact HIV Prevention Regional Summit
March 22-23, 2018; Chicago, IL. (Illinois HIV Care Connect) (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Learn about Sin Buscar Excusas/No Excuses - A Video-based HIV Prevention Intervention for Latino/Hispanic MSM
January 25, 2018 2:30-3:30pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Treatment and Prevention of Opioid Use Disorder: Challenges and Opportunities (December 2017)
Article focuses on treatment models, approaches for addressing opioid use disorder in primary care and specialty care settings, and interventions to prevent overdose and reduce health risks.(Annual Review of Public Health) (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Call for Abstracts: 2018 Public Health Informatics Conference
The abstract period for the 2018 Public Health Informatics Conference is officially open for submissions. The theme isConnecting Systems and People to Improve Population Health and all abstract proposals must be submitted by February 26, 2018 at 11:59pm PT. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Apply for NACCHO's Health in All Policies Technical Assistance Program
NACCHO is now accepting applications for the Health in All Policies Technical Assistance Program for local health department staff interested in receiving assistance with a HiAP initiative. Applications are due May 15, 2018. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

When Food Stamps Pass As Tickets To Better Health
Article discusses how giving SNAP participants additional funds for fresh produce can improve health outcomes. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The VA Opioid Safety Initiative - how did we get here and what is ahead?
February 6, 2018 11:00am-12:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Discovering foodborne illness in online restaurant reviews
Researchers developed a system for the discovery of foodborne illness mentioned in online Yelp restaurant reviews using text classification. The system is used by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to monitor Yelp for foodborne illness complaints. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Unraveling the Biocircuitry of Obesity
A study in mice, published in the journal Nature Genetics,suggests these neuronal projections, called primary cilia, are a key part of a known " hunger circuit, " which receives signals from other parts of the body to control appetite. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Getting to Zero Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: A Comprehensive Approach to a Persistent Problem (2018)
This report makes broad-reaching recommendations that will serve as a blueprint for the nation to accelerate the progress in reducing alcohol-impaired driving fatalities. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How does cost affect access to care?
This collection of charts and a related brief explore trends in access to care in the U.S. The high cost of health care can be a barrier to access for both insured people (particularly those with high deductibles) and the uninsured, and costs can be particularly burdensome for people in worse health. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Drinking Water and Lead Service Lines: Partnering to Protect Public Health
January 24, 2018 1:00-2:30pm ET; Washington, DC or via webcast. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NLM Launches " Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well Drawn! "
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived and Well Drawn!, a special display, a traveling banner exhibition made available free of charge to cultural institutions across the country, and an online adaptation available to the world, also on January 30, 2018. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Meat, Monkeys, and Mosquitoes: A One Health Perspective on Emerging Diseases ‚Äč
Recorded lecture from November 2017 focuses on One Health, the concept that human, animal, and environmental health are linked. This concept can serve as a framework to analyze the interrelationships between food security, the environment, and emerging diseases.(University of Cambridge) (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - January 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news