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Three New Ways to Get the Most Out of Public Health Competencies

Posted in: Workforce Development

May 22, 2024

 

​Sarah Auer, MPH, CHES, Program Analyst, Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE)Competency sets are often mistaken as static reference tools utilized only infrequently. In reality, they are living, breathing, useful resources that can make your everyday work life more efficient.For more...

 

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How the Houston Health Department’s Academic Partnerships Helped Address Health Equity and Health Disparities

Posted in: Workforce Development

May 13, 2024

 

Judith Ramiro, MA. LPC., PCS-S, Division Manager, Health Access and Equity, Director's Office, Houston Health Department​Between 2021 and 2024, the Houston Health Department embarked on an ambitious campaign in collaboration with various partners to spearhead COVID-19 vaccination efforts. Thanks to...

 

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End Superbugs – The Link Between Sepsis and Antimicrobial Resistance

Posted in: TRAIN, and Workforce Development

March 13, 2024

 

​​​Authored by Sepsis Alliance​​​​What if water could no longer put out fire? What if, over time, fire evolved to outsmart water? This is the language Sepsis Alliance​ has used to spread the message of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) through the EndSuperbugs campaign.Antimicrobial resistance is when...

 

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Mpox Case Investigation in Baltimore City

Posted in: Workforce Development

September 5, 2023

 

​​​​​​​​Nakilia Thompson is a Health Communications Associate at the Public Health Foundation (PHF). As a Public Health Associates Program (PHAP) Associate at the Baltimore City Health Department in Baltimore, MD, she counseled and monitored people with mpox in Baltimore City as a Case Investigator...

 

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Sepsis Alliance Institute: Utilizing TRAIN to Help Healthcare Professionals Better Recognize, Treat, and Understand the #3 Killer of U.S. Adults

Posted in: TRAIN, and Workforce Development

July 6, 2023

 

​​​​Authored by Sepsis Alliance​Sepsis, the body’s toxic and overwhelming response to infection, affects 1.7 million people in the U.S. and takes the lives of an estimated 350,000 U.S. adults each year. Yet, only 66% of U.S. adults know the term “sepsis” and less than 19% can identify the top four symptoms...

 

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Post-COVID Conditions, Community Engagement, Blood Clot Prevention, & Chagas Disease Courses

Posted in: Workforce Development

March 20, 2023

 

​Spring forward with CDC Learning Connection’s featured courses and earn free CE! ​Some children and adolescents develop post-COVID conditions (PCC) after SARS-CoV-2 infection. Learn how to assess and treat PCC in youth with Evaluating and Supporting Children and Adolescents Presenting with PCC.Strategic...

 

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COVID-19 Testing & Treatment, SUDs, Anti-Racism, & Care for People with Disabilities

Posted in: TRAIN, and Workforce Development

February 17, 2023

 

​Don’t miss these timely trainings featured on CDC Learning Connection this month! ​On January 26, 2023, the Food and Drug Administration updated the Emergency Use Authorization for tixagevimab plus cilgavimab (EVUSHELDTM) to limit its use. Learn the latest guidance with Updates to COVID-19 Testing...

 

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Public Health Training Academy of Connecticut: Building a Sustainable and Accessible Professional Development Resource in Public Health

Posted in: Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, TRAIN, and Workforce Development

February 13, 2023

 

​​​​​​​Kathi Traugh, MPH, Project Director, Office of Public Health PracticeYale School of Public HealthSusan Nappi, MPH, Executive Director, Office of Public Health PracticeYale School of Public HealthThe prolonged COVID-19 response laid bare a reality the public health community had long understood...

 

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COVID-19 Boosters, Onboarding, Polio Vaccination, & ME/CFS Courses

Posted in: Workforce Development

January 13, 2023

 

​Start the new year with CDC Learning Connection’s featured training and earn free CE! ​It’s never too late to get the updated COVID-19 booster. Learn about recent vaccine effectiveness data, schedules for different age groups, and ways to talk with patients in Clinical Guidance and Patient Education...

 

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Flu Testing & Treatment, Trafficking, Disaster Epi, and Strategic Planning Trainings

Posted in: Workforce Development

December 14, 2022

 

​Wrap up 2022 with CDC Learning Connection’s featured courses! ​Seasonal flu activity is high and continues to increase across the United States. Learn about CDC’s clinical guidance with 2022-2023 Seasonal Influenza Testing and Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Free CE.Foreign national children...

 

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