Tribal Dental Therapy Forum
August 1-2, 2018; Scottsdale, AZ.(Inter Tribal Council of Arizona) (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Transforming Health: Patient-Centered HIV Prevention and Care
Website contains information and materials for health care providers, whole-care teams, social service providers, and transgender people, with the goal of reducing new HIV infections and improving the health of transgender people who are living with HIV. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Webinar Series: Improving Services to Youth Living with HIV - Lessons from the Field
August 9, 16, 23,& 30, 2018 2:00-3:30pm ET. The HRSA HAB Building Futures: Supporting Youth Living with HIV TA webinar series will cover the experiences of RWHAP-funded providers in developing and enhancing services geared toward YLWH. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

ASPPH Presents Webinar: Policy, Advocacy, and the Missions of Academic Public Health
August 6, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Alcohol and Other Drug Interactions: Unintentional Injuries and Overdoses: Epidemiology and Prevention (R03 - Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding for grant applications that explore whether and how alcohol and other illicit drugs or illicitly used prescription drugs interact to contribute to unintentional injuries and poisonings and how to prevent and/or reduce simultaneous use of alcohol or drugs singly or in combination. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Alcohol and Other Drug Interactions: Unintentional Injuries and Overdoses: Epidemiology and Prevention (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding to encourage research grant applications that explore whether and how alcohol and other illicit drugs or illicitly used prescription drugs interact to contribute to unintentional injuries and poisonings and how to prevent and/or reduce simultaneous use of alcohol or drugs singly or in combination. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Strengthening Public Health Systems and Services through National Partnerships to Improve and Protect the Nation's Health
The purpose of this notice of funding opportunity (NOFO) is to announce the availability of supplemental funding for the organizations that were previously awarded funding under CDC-RFA-OT18-1802: " Preventive Health and Health Services - Strengthening Public Health Systems and Services through National Partnerships to Improve and Protect the Nation's Health - financed in part by Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF). " (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice Meeting - November 2018
November 29, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The NHLBI, Tobacco, and Health: 70 Years of Progress
September 12, 2018 12:00-1:30pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Tracking Network Data Spotlight: Drought
CDC's Environmental Public Health Tracking Network (Tracking Network) allows users to track the duration and severity of drought over time throughout the country. This information can inform a wide variety of environmental and public health efforts related to drought. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Using Predictive Analytics for Population Health Management and Public Health Emergencies: Ethical, Legal, and Policy Considerations
As the field of public health informatics continues to evolve its capacity for predictive analytics, ethical and legal challenges remain in terms of maintaining privacy and developing sound policies and infrastructure to support data usage, data sharing, and standardized practices. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Using community-based participatory research to develop healthy retail strategies in Native American-owned convenience stores: The THRIVE study
The Tribal Health and Resilience in Vulnerable Environments or " THRIVE " study, implemented between 2013 and 2018, is the first healthy retail intervention study implemented in tribally owned and operated convenience stores. THRIVE aims to increase vegetable and fruit intake among Native Americans living within the Chickasaw and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.(Preventive Medicine Reports) (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC): An All-inclusive Model Public Swimming Pool and Spa Code
The Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC) is a voluntary guidance document based on science and best practices that can help local and state authorities and the aquatics sector make swimming and other water activities healthier and safer. States and localities can use the MAHC to create or update existing pool codes to reduce risk for outbreaks, drowning, and pool-chemical injuries. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Exploring Medical and Public Health Preparedness for a Nuclear Incident: A Workshop
August 22-23, 2018; Washington, DC. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Implementing Genomics in a Direct-to-Consumer World: Opportunities for Education and Communication
August 13, 2018 9:00am-12:00pm ET; Atlanta, GA or via webcast. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

World Breastfeeding Week
Site provides materials to promote World Breastfeeding Week, August 1-7, 2018. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Current Issues in Immunization NetConference: Influenza Update-2018-2019
August 7, 2018 12:00-1:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Of Mice and Men: Discovering a Deadly Hantavirus in the Americas
August 15, 2018 1:00-2:30pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Grant Writing Basics Blog Series
A series of blog posts from the Grants.gov team to demystify the federal grant process. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Influenza and Zoonoses Education among Youth in Agriculture
To improve influenza education and communication efforts around youth in agriculture, several government and non-governmental organizations partnered to launch a pilot program called Influenza Education among Youth in Agriculture. This program provides hands-on activities for youth, zoonotic disease curricula and lesson plans, educational workshops, biosecurity and handwashing posters, and also holds meetings to foster relationships, build networks, and achieve project goals to protect human and animal health. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Data Management in Disasters & Public Health Emergencies
August 9, 2018 1:30-2:30pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Advancing Research Needed to Develop a Universal Influenza Vaccine (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding to support research activities that will advance NIAIDs mission to develop a universal influenza vaccine providing durable protection against multiple influenza strains, including efforts to: 1) improve understanding of transmission, natural history and pathogenesis of influenza virus infection; 2) characterize influenza immunity and correlates of immune protection; and 3) support rational design of universal influenza vaccines. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Access to Treatment for Hepatitis B Virus Infection - Worldwide, 2016
Among persons living with HBV worldwide, approximately 27 million (10.5%) were aware of their infection, including 4.5 million (16.7%) who were on treatment. In 2017, all but two low- and middle-income countries could legally procure generic entecavir or tenofovir, the medicines active against HBV infection. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

World Hepatitis Day - July 28, 2018
World Hepatitis Day is commemorated each year on July 28 with the goal of promoting awareness and inspiring action to prevent and treat viral hepatitis. The World Health Organization's (WHO's) theme of this year's World Hepatitis Day is " Test. Treat. Hepatitis " to underscore the urgent need to scale up testing and treatment activities. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

HIV Testing, Linkage to HIV Medical Care, and Interviews for Partner Services Among Black Men Who Have Sex with Men - Non-Health Care Facilities, 20 Southern U.S. Jurisdictions, 2016
Analysis of CDC-funded HIV testing for black MSM in 20 southern U.S. jurisdictions in 2016 revealed that black MSM received 6% of the HIV tests provided and accounted for 36% of the new HIV diagnoses in non-health care facilities. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What Do States Spend on Natural Disasters?
July 25, 2018 9:00-10:30am ET; Washington, DC or via webcast. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

PHE Voices: Stories and Lessons Learned from Four Diverse Settings
July 25, 2018 9:00-10:00am ET. The Population, Health, and Environment (PHE) approach addresses the relationship between human health and environmental health in order to improve primary health care services, conserving biodiversity and natural resources, and develop sustainable livelihoods.(The Knowledge for Health (K4Health) Project) (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Integrating Responses at the Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and Infectious Disease Epidemics: Proceedings of a Workshop
Proceedings from a March 2018 workshop to address the infectious disease (HIV, hepatitis, etc) consequences of the opioid crisis (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

California Shares Insights on Preparing for Reaccreditation
Blog post outlines strategies to prepare for PHAB reaccreditation. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Long-Acting HIV Treatment and Prevention Are Coming: Preparing for Potential Game Changers (July 2018)
Report provides a summary of the complex issues policy makers must assess and navigate, such as FDA approval, defining the intended market, and payer coverage and access when considering long-acting HIV drugs. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Integrated Planning: Successes and Challenges
July 25, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Health in Buildings for Today and Tomorrow: Making Connections (Day 2)
July 20, 2018 8:45am-5:00pm Et. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Impact of the Global Medical Supply Chain on SNS Operations and Communications: Proceedings of a Workshop
Proceedings from an August 2017 which explored the current state of the global medical supply chain as it relates to SNS assets, and the role of communications in mitigating supply chain risks and in enhancing the resilience of MCM distribution efforts. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Science Breakthroughs to Advance Food and Agricultural Research by 2030 (2018)
This report explores the availability of relatively new scientific developments across all disciplines that could accelerate progress toward these goals. It identifies the most promising scientific breakthroughs that could have the greatest positive impact on food and agriculture, and that are possible to achieve in the next decade (by 2030). (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Research Site for the HEALing Communities Study: Developing and Testing an Integrated Approach to Address the Opioid Crisis (UM1)
NIDA in partnership with SAMHSA, intends to publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) to solicit cooperative agreement applications and ultimately fund up to three research sites and one data coordinating center to participate in the: HEALing Communities Study: Developing and Testing an Integrated Approach to Address the Opioid Crisis (HEALing Communities Study). The funding opportunity should be published in September 2018. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Donor Government Funding for HIV in Low- and Middle-Income Countries in 2017
Report tracks funding levels of the donor governments that collectively provide the bulk of international assistance for AIDS through bilateral programs and contributions to multilateral organizations. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Health in Buildings for Today and Tomorrow (Day 1)
July 19, 2018 8:30am-5:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages innovative research to enhance the quality of measurements of dietary intake and physical activity. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages innovative research to enhance the quality of measurements of dietary intake and physical activity. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety Annual Fall Symposium
October 25, 2018; Davis, CA. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Park Rx America
(formally DC Park Rx) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to decrease the burden of chronic disease, increase health and happiness, and foster environmental stewardship, by virtue of prescribing Nature during the routine delivery of healthcare. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Join the " Power to Prevent HPV Cancer " Summer Campaign
The National HPV Vaccination Roundtable's Power to Prevent HPV Cancer communications package makes it easy for you to encourage the healthcare providers, systems administrators, clinical practice staff and immunizers in your local health department and at other local organizations to flex their super powers and prevent HPV cancers. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Get Ready for National Immunization Awareness Month 2018
National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), held in August, is an annual observance to promote the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. To facilitate local support of this national awareness effort, the National Public Health Information Coalition (NPHIC) developed a communications and messaging toolkit for each week of NIAM 2017. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Status and Future of Newborn Hearing Screening
July 23, 2018 3:00-4:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2017 Strategic Plan on Oral Health (December 2017)
Report outlines Kentucky's strategic plan for collaborating to build oral health equity in Kentucky through access to care, education, workforce readiness, and effective use of resources. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Occupational Mercury Exposure at a Fluorescent Lamp Recycling Facility - Wisconsin, 2017
An investigation of environmental contamination at a fluorescent light recycling facility in Wisconsin in 2017 found elevated mercury levels among five of seven workers and clinical signs of mercury toxicity in two. Use of personal protective equipment was inconsistent, and mercury levels for inside air exceeded recommended thresholds. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2017 Hurricane Season FEMA After-Action Report
Following the 2017 hurricane season, FEMA conducted an after-action review of the agency's preparations for, immediate response to, and initial recovery operations for hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. Report captures transformative insights from a historic hurricane season that will help the Agency, the emergency management community, and the nation chart the path into the future. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Council on Linkages Meeting - July 2018
July 16, 2018 12:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Why We Must Turn Up the Heat on Tobacco Products
We've come a long way in reducing tobacco use, but we can save millions of lives and advance health equity by doing even more. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Engaging New Allies in the Health Equity Movement: A Partnership Summit (July 2018)
Report summarizes key highlights and recommendations from the Engaging New Allies in the Health Equity Movement: A Partnership Summit' s Innovation Think Tanks. Report includes overall and topic-specific recommendations, conclusions, next steps, and promising strategies for multisectoral collaborations and interventions to overcome social discrimination and other key barriers to health equity across issues of racism, poverty, and gender/LGBTQIA+ bias. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news