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TRAIN Concludes Minority Outreach Initiative for the Year

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

June 12, 2012

 

As of May 2012, TRAIN has officially concluded year four of the minority outreach initiative, which sought to increase access to advanced study and career opportunities in public health for minorities, including African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, and certain segments of the nation’s...

 

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Prepare for Minority Health Month with TRAIN

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

April 5, 2012

 

April is National Minority Health Month, which brings attention to the importance and necessity of reducing health disparities among minorities.  Poor health outcomes for African Americans, Hispanic Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders...

 

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TRAIN Community Hosts Final Webinar in Series

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

March 29, 2012

 

Public Health Accreditation & Competency Based Learning: A Model Based on the TRAIN Learning Management System (Webinar 3) hosted by TRAIN and originally broadcast on March 20, 2012, is now available in an on-demand format through TRAIN.  The topics discussed and demonstrated during the webinar were:...

 

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TRAIN’s Role in Strengthening Workforce Training

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

March 7, 2012

 

The purpose of workforce development in public health is ultimately to improve health outcomes (i.e., healthier people) by enhancing the training, skills, and performance of public health workers.  When workforce training is utilized, both organizations and individuals are able to increase their competence...

 

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Minority Outreach Initiative Officially Launched at FIU

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

February 22, 2012

 

Florida International University (FIU) had their official launch of the Public Health Foundation’s minority outreach initiative.  This event was held at the Marc Building Pavilion on the campus January 26, 2012 and was attended by many interested students and FIU staff.    Funded by the Centers of...

 

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The TRAIN Community Hosts “Public Health Accreditation & Competency Based Learning: A Model Based on the TRAIN Learning Management System (Webinar 2)"

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

February 22, 2012

 

On January 24, 2012, the TRAIN Community hosted the second of a three-part webinar series on public health accreditation, titled Public Health Accreditation & Competency Based Learning: A Model Based on the TRAIN Learning Management System (Webinar 2). The topics discussed and demonstrated during the...

 

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TRAIN Simplifies & Quickens Account Creation Process

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

February 22, 2012

 

TRAIN, the nation’s premier learning management system for professionals and volunteers who protect the public’s health, has recently made creating an account easier and quicker for public health professionals. With funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a new enhancement...

 

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TRAIN Starts 2012 Strong

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

February 22, 2012

 

Since the start of the New Year, TRAIN has gained its 500,000th registered learner and is continuing to steam ahead each day.  In January, over 10,300 new learners registered on TRAIN, the premier learning management system for professionals who protect and improve the public’s health. TRAIN has over:...

 

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Training Covering CDC’s Winnable Battles Available on TRAIN

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

February 22, 2012

 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has identified ten Winnable Battles, public health priorities with large-scale impact on health and with known, effective strategies to address them.  The ten Winnable Battles include:   Food Safety Global Immunization Healthcare-associated Infections HIV...

 

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Upcoming Webinar on Public Health Accreditation - January 24, 2012

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement, and TRAINby Samantha Draper

January 17, 2012

 

TRAIN, the nation’s premier learning management system for professionals and volunteers who protect the public’s health, would like to invite public health professionals involved with accreditation and performance improvement to the second of a three-part webinar series on accreditation, Public Health...

 

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