PHF E-News: News for Public Health (August 2013)
Public Health Foundation E-News
News for Public Health
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|Reviewing the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals|
|Kim Barnhill Looks Out for the Health of All Floridians|
Public Health Foundation (PHF) Board of Directors member Kim Barnhill was recently profiled in Tallahassee Magazine, highlighting her 20 years of experience in public health. From her role as Public Health Officer for Jefferson and Madison counties (FL) to now serving the whole state of Florida as Chief of Staff, learn more about Barnhill's passion for protecting the health of all Floridians.
|Obesity is Now Classified as a Disease: Education and Training Opportunities|
Last month, the American Medical Association classified obesity as a disease. This is an important step in addressing this complex health issue. PHF has several education and training resources to help you develop obesity interventions and prevention initiatives.
|Increase the Effectiveness and Efficiency of Your Work|
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