Events and Conferences

Funding Opportunities

Webinars/Twitter Chats

  • OAAA Webinar: A Walkable America. Heidi Simon, Deputy Director, and Crystal Bowne, Program Manager, will discuss the important work of America Walks and share tips about how individuals and organizations can make their own communities more walkable. August 21, 2019 at 12pm ET.
  • National Institute for Children’s Health Quality: Moving the Needle on Health Equity Webinar: Two Experts Share Successful Programs and Lessons Learned.In this webinar, speakers will provide insights on successful programs that have addressed health equity, lessons learned about what led to the success of those programs and strategies that organizations can use to champion health equity in their work. August 21, 1:00 pm ETRegister.
  • America Walks WebinarActive and Engaged: Community Outreach Strategies for Health. America Walks will offer information on programs and strategies communities are using to engage individuals to get moving. This webinar is intended for those who are familiar with topics and issues related to walking and walkability. September 11, 2019 at 2pm ET. 
  • NATA Webinar: ACL Injury Prevention Webinar September 18, 2019 at 11am ET. 
  • OAAA Webinar: Preparing Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to Enhance the Arthritis Workforce by Benjamin J Smith, DMSc, PA-C, DFAAPA. This presentation will describe a curriculum that has been developed to be used broadly and adapted to meet unique practice and regional needs to positively affect the arthritis provider workforce. September 18, 2019 at 12pmET. 
  • ACE Webinar: Foundations of Lifestyle Medicine – December 18, 2019 at 11am ET. 

Announcements 

  • American Public Health Association releases application for The Public Health Fellowship in Governement. The Fellowship in Government provides a unique public policy learning experience, demonstrates the value of science-government interaction and enhances public health science and practical knowledge in government. APHA is looking for candidates with strong public health credentials and an interest in serving as a staff person in the U.S. Congress. Applications for the 2020 Fellowship are due Sept. 4, 2019 at 6 p.m. ET.
  • Check Out the New Mental Health Infographic from Healthy People 2020 Each month, an infographic is released with the latest data related to a Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicator (LHI) topic. These infographics show progress toward Healthy People 2020 LHI targets — and show where there’s still work to be done.
  • Participate in the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Process. USDA and HHS are seeking written comments from the public on the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s work.
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