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  • Expanding Arthritis Interventions5/16/2022 8:00:00 AMCDC prioritizes improving the quality of life of adults with arthritis. For Arthritis Awareness Month, CDC is highlighting recognized physical activity and self-management education interventions that are proven to help joint pain and chronic disease management. Learn more about these arthritis appropriate, evidence-based programs so you, your patients, and community can get involved.
  • Have you registered for the upcoming Public Health Improvement Training (PHIT) happening June 6-8? 5/5/2022 12:00:00 PMJoin us for a 3-day virtual training session and gain critical knowledge about performance improvement concepts through workshops with national experts and peers.
  • May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month5/4/2022 4:35:00 PMWe are proud to join with @MinorityHealth in condemning hate, racism, and intolerance against #AAPIs. Let's work together to #StopAAPIHate.
  • CDC training for HCPs on the newly approved Dengue vaccine4/22/2022 5:22:00 PMCDC's Division of Vector-Borne Diseases offers a training for HCPs on the newly approved dengue vaccine. Learn about the vaccine's eligibility criteria, pre-vaccination screening recommendations, and vaccine storage, handling, and administration. Free CE, CME, CNE, CEU or CECH credits available.
  • CSTLTS was created specifically to support health departments-the nation's front line of public health defense. 4/14/2022 2:35:00 PMOur mission is to improve community health outcomes by strengthening state, tribal, local, and territorial public health agencies. Click the link to learn more on how #CSTLTS works within CDC and in the field to identify and address gaps, opportunities, and strategies to enhance service delivery and public health improvement.
  • #BoostYourCommunity this April during National Minority Health Month!4/7/2022 4:21:00 PMThis year's theme invites all of us to play a role in helping our communities get fully vaccinated and access trusted and reliable sources of information. Learn more about this year's theme by visiting the HHS Office of Minority Health website: www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov/nmhm.
  • Public Health Professionals3/25/2022 4:56:00 PMBe sure you are following the appropriate communication best practices when referring to the US territories and freely associated states. Find the answers to your top questions in this tip sheet from CDC's Office of Island Affairs.
  • National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day3/24/2022 4:02:00 PMPublic health professionals: March 20 was National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NNHAAD), an opportunity to highlight the ongoing work to reduce HIV among American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians. You can help support people with HIV in Native communities by sharing important messages about #NNHAAD to social media. Click the link to learn more about how you can help raise awareness in your community.
  • Secure your spot: Join us at Public Health Improvement Training (PHIT) 2022! 3/17/2022 10:23:00 AMPHIT is a virtual, skills-based training experience, offering three days of interactive sessions, intensive peer sharing and learning, and focused networking opportunities for public health professionals. Take advantage of early bird registration and learn more about PHIT.
  • March 13-19 is National #PatientSafetyAwarenessWeek 3/16/2022 10:35:00 AMThis week highlights the importance of bringing together healthcare professionals and patients to improve the safety of patient care.
  • CDC's Tips From Former Smokers Celebrates 10th Anniversary of the Campaign3/7/2022 8:00:00 AMThis 10th year, CDC's Tips From Former Smokers is deeply grateful to the public health heroes of the Tips campaign who have bravely told their stories in order to help people quit smoking.
  • New Arthritis MMWR/Medscape CE Units3/1/2022 9:53:00 AMApproximately 25.7 million US adults with arthritis are limited in their everyday activities. Physical activity helps to mitigate arthritis pain. MMWR and Medscape are offering two new, free continuing education activities based on recent CDC Arthritis MMWR publications. Learn more about these CE units on the MMWR's Medscape CE page. You can register for free or login without a password and get unlimited access to all continuing education activities and other Medscape features.
  • CSTLTS is CDC's primary connection to health officials and leaders of state, tribal, local, and territorial public health agencies, as well as other government leaders who work with health departments.2/16/2022 1:00:00 PM Our Center strengthens state, tribal, local, and territorial health agencies to improve community health. We support 51 state health agencies, 2,500+ local health agencies, 50 national partners, 574 federally recognized tribes, 5 territories, and 3 freely associated states.
  • February marks the 1-year anniversary of CDC's CSTLTS joining LinkedIn! 2/15/2022 5:16:00 PMThank you all for your continued support and for sharing our mission with your colleagues and professional networks.
  • Interested in becoming a host site for the CDC's Public Health Associate Program (PHAP)?2/14/2022 6:02:00 PMHost site applications are now open! Help associates gain hands-on experience in public health jobs across the country while increasing the productivity and capacity of their host agencies.
  • The 10 Essential Public Health Services1/19/2022 6:34:00 PMThe 10 Essential Public Health Services provide a framework for public health to protect and promote the health of all people in all communities. To achieve equity, these services promote policies, systems, and overall community conditions that enable optimal health for all.
  • New to Program Evaluation, or Need a Refresher?12/23/2021 3:27:00 PMCheck out a new e-text from CDC's National Asthma Control Program designed to help public health professionals and students understand evaluation approaches and techniques. They've also updated the plug-and-play evaluation manual series, "Learning and Growing Through Evaluation."
  • Public Health Associate Program12/17/2021 1:30:00 PMImmerse yourself in one of CDC's most innovative opportunities for young professionals while working on critical issues to protect the public's health. Apply to CDC's Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) to prepare for competitive public health positions at CDC, state, local and territorial health departments, and nongovernmental organizations.
  • World AIDS Day 202112/16/2021 5:07:00 PMDr. Khin helped implement a social media campaign in Myanmar to raise awareness about U=U (undetectable = untransmissible), an initiative to teach people with HIV that having an undetectable viral load because of HIV treatment means they can't infect others with the virus. The campaign included videos, graphics, and songs. #WorldAIDSDay2021
  • Check out the latest edition of the Public Health Law News11/26/2021 3:00:00 PMThe November issue is now live, highlighting American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month, the latest tribal-related announcements, new legal tools, court filings, and more!
  • Public Health Associate Program Graduation11/17/2021 5:45:00 PMCSTLTS celebrated the recent Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) graduation with Dr. José Montero, Director of CSTLTS, who personally thanked associates in this video for completing their training program.
  • Project Spotlight: White Earth Band of Ojibwe (White Earth Nation)11/16/2021 5:26:00 PMThe White Earth Band of Ojibwe successfully increased vaccination and testing using familiar cultural ways of communication to inform and encourage tribe members to follow CDC guidelines.
  • CDC Celebrates Native American Heritage During the Month of November11/15/2021 5:32:00 PMCDC has a supportive role in ensuring that American Indian and Alaska Native communities receive services that keep them safe and healthy.
  • Be Prepared for Hurricane Season 10/26/2021 10:46:00 AMPublic health and emergency response professionals have advice to help you safely prepare for, evacuate from, and shelter during severe storms.
  • The Public Health Associate Program10/25/2021 5:17:00 PMThe Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) is a 2-year paid training program with CDC. Associates gain hands-on experience that serves as a foundation for their public health careers.
  • October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month10/22/2021 4:29:00 PMPublic health professionals can partner with CDC to prevent and reduce youth violence.
  • October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month10/21/2021 11:04:00 AMCDC works with partners in communities to reduce the burden of breast cancer in the United States.
  • CSTLTS Offers Resources for New Health Officials10/19/2021 2:15:00 PMCSTLTS offers resources that can help new health officials navigate their roles and identify opportunities for collaboration and strategies to support and enhance public health work.
  • October is Health Literacy Month 10/18/2021 11:57:00 PMAs public health professionals, we can improve health literacy if we practice clear communication strategies and techniques.
  • Health Department Governance Varies from State to State9/29/2021 1:13:00 PMThese differences have important implications for the delivery of essential public health services.
Page last reviewed: December 6, 2021