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Thursday, October 22, 2020
NPHL: Executive Decision Making for COVID-19: Public Health Science through a Political Lens »
Executive Decision Making for COVID-19: Public Health Science through a Political Lens The expansive report Assessi...
Thursday, October 22, 2020
2020 U.S. News Healthiest Communities Rankings »
U.S. News & World Report announced the Healthiest Communities rankings on Sept. 22. The rankings show how nearly 3,000...
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Public Health Communications Collaborative »
The Public Health Communications Collaborative (PHCC) was formed in 2020 to coordinate and amplify public health messaging...
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
NACo Virtual Federal Policy Summit Spotlight: Health and Human Services »
NACo’s Virtual Federal Policy event is happening this week,  NACo’s 2020 Virtual Federal Policy Summit  will con...
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Webinar: Shifting Views: How Perceptions of Public Health Have Changed in the COVID Era »
You're invited:   Shifting Views: How Perceptions of Public Health Have Chan...
Friday, September 25, 2020
2021 National Public Health Law Conference Announced »
  The Network, along with our partners and sponsors, are excited to announce th...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
NPHL: Outcome of Coronavirus Disease 2019 on School Vaccination Policies for 2020-2021 »
Leila Barraza, consultant with the Network’s Western Region Office, is among the authors of this article in the Journal of...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
NPHL Report: Assessing Legal Responses to COVID-19 »
This expansive report details how the current pandemic exposed weaknesses in the nation’s emergency preparedness, health c...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
NPHL News: Public Health Decision-making in the COVID-19 Era: Act, but be Cautious »
Public health officials are granted considerable discretion and broad authority to protect the public against communicable...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Administration Releases COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery Guidance »
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Department of Defense (DoD) released two guidance documents outl...
Thursday, September 10, 2020
PHAB Congratulates Newly Accredited and Reaccredited Health Departments »
On September 1, 2020, eleven health departments were accredited or reaccredited. We congratulate each of them as they achi...
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Public Health Decision-making in the COVID-19 Era: Act, but be Cautious »
Public health officials are granted considerable discretion and broad authority to protect the public against communicable...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Network for Public Health Law - Health Equity in a Pandemic Summit »
  Health Equity in a Pandemic Widespread inequities create the condit...
Thursday, August 13, 2020
How States Collect Data, Report, and Act on COVID-19 Racial and Ethnic Disparities »
This chart from the National Academy for State Health Policy details which states are reporting case, mortality, and testi...
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Evaluating Equity in Public Health Laws and Policies – A Critical Tool at a Critical Time »
Conducting a regular assessment of laws and policies is a strategy for addressing health equity, especially when that asse...
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Advocate for Local Health Department Funding in the Next COVID Package »
Last week, negotiations between Congressional leaders fell apart without an agreement on the next COVID-19 relief package....
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
The COVID-19 Pandemic Shows Why We Must—And How We Can—End Racial Injustice in Health »
The COVID-19 Pandemic Shows Why We Must—And How We Can—End Racial Injustice in Health In this op-ed piece publish...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Training Resources from TRAIN »
The Public Health Foundation has created a  live search on TRAIN for COVID-19 training. As new trainings become avail...
Monday, January 27, 2020
Register today! PHAB Webinar – Thursday, January 30th, 2 pm - 3 pm ET »
The Benefits to Counties: Public Health Department Accreditation Click here to register! Strong public health depar...
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Help Shape the Future of Public Health: Revisiting the 10 Essential Public Health Services »
The de Beaumont Foundation and the Public Health National Center for Innovations (PHNCI) are working together to revisit a...
Friday, September 20, 2019
HHS Releases $1.8 Billion in Opioid Funding to Local and State Health Departments »
This week, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)  announced  that the Substance Abuse and Men...
Friday, September 13, 2019
NPHL Webinar: Making Sure Kids are Healthy Enough to Learn »
Making Sure Kids are Healthy Enough to Learn: Innovations in Education Law and Policy September 26, 2:30 - 4:00 p...
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Update on Public Charge Rule - Key Provisions »
*Adapted from ASTHO (Association of State and Territorial Health Officials) Legislative Alert (August 22nd)  ...
Monday, May 13, 2019
Network for Public Health Law Webinar: Measles Outbreak: June 4 @ 1 p.m. Eastern »
The U.S. is experiencing its highest number of measles cases in 25 years. Cities and states across the U.S. have been chal...
Sunday, April 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPHL Webinar: Immigrant Health: The Role and Impact of Medicaid, HIPAA, and Public Charge Doctrine »
Immigrant Health: The Role and Impact of Medicaid, HIPAA, and the Public Charge Doctrine April 25, 1:00 - 2:30 p....
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Region V Public Health Training Center »
Quick Announcement:   Have you noticed our new logo? The Michigan Public Health Training Center is now the Reg...
Thursday, October 4, 2018
NACCHO President discusses partnership with NALBOH during NACCHO Voice Interview »
New NACCHO President Kevin Sumner Discusses His Priorities for NACCHO and Shares How He Uses Collaboration and Communicati...
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Webinar: Messaging and the Five Essential Public Health Law Services »
Webinar:  Messaging and the Five Essential Public Health Law Services November 30, 1 - 2:30 p.m. EST The...
Friday, August 4, 2017
NPHL Webinar: Webinar: Health Information Data Sharing: HIPAA Facts and Fallacies »
Webinar: Health Information Data Sharing: HIPAA Facts and Fallacies Wednesday, August 30 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m....
Monday, January 4, 2016
CDC’s 6 Public Health Threats in Focus for Top 6 for 2016 »
CDC’s 6 Public Health Threats in Focus for Top 6 for 2016 December 2015 Several public health threats caught the att...
Sunday, November 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Campaign to Reduce Infant Deaths in Indiana »
Campaign to Reduce Infant Deaths in Indiana 3 rd Annual Labor of Love Summit Nov 6 JW Marriott, Indianapolis...
Monday, September 28, 2015
Expanded National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week begins January 25, 2016 »
Expanded National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week begins January 25, 2016 Two NIH institutes join forces to educate teens...
Monday, August 24, 2015
Network for Public Health Law Update »
Network for Public Health Law Report August 20, 2015 Public Health Law and Policy Perspectives ·   &...
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Indiana HIV Outbreak Response Update »
Indiana HIV Outbreak Response Update State health officials are working closely with local health departments, healt...
Monday, April 13, 2015
County Health Rankings Now Live »
County Health Rankings Now Live March 25, County Health Rankings and Roadmaps Our new Rankings are n...

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