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Supporting Students with Disabilities through Personalized Learning 9:00 am
Supporting Students with Disabilities through Personalized Learning
Jan 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Many educators and leaders are aware of the multiple benefits of personalized learning, including increased student agency, improved student learning, and more intentional planning for college and careers. Personalized learning has inherent benefits for students … Continue reading Supporting Students with Disabilities through Personalized Learning
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Harm Reduction Conference
Harm Reduction Conference
Jan 9 all-day
Harm Reduction Hawaii has actively participated in cooperation with other organizations and individuals to improve the services provided to the more marginalized by our society. Since its inception, Harm Reduction Hawaii has successfully conducted two … Continue reading Harm Reduction Conference
Health Equity: LGBTQ Winter 2018 (January – February)
Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities and Dementia Webinar 10:00 am
Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities and Dementia Webinar
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us as Ritabelle Fernandes, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, Department of Geriatric Medicine at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, discusses dementia in the ID/DD population. While those with intellectual disabilities tend to have … Continue reading Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities and Dementia Webinar
New Year’s Resolutions for Public Health: Reflecting back on 2017 and Moving Forward in 2018 11:00 am
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Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference
Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference @ Hilton Haawaiian Village
Jan 10 all-day
Like many things in Hawaii, health care is different from the mainland. The second annual Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference will foster a dialog about the opportunities and challenges facing health care in … Continue reading Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference
Perspectives on Vaccine Hesitancy 10:00 am
Perspectives on Vaccine Hesitancy
Jan 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
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Recognizing Malnutrition: The Value of Quality Malnutrition Care Webinar 7:30 am
Recognizing Malnutrition: The Value of Quality Malnutrition Care Webinar
Jan 17 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
In 2013, there were nearly 2 million hospital inpatient stays involving malnutrition, according to a 2013 statistical brief from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Baxter International Inc. and the American Society for Parenteral … Continue reading Recognizing Malnutrition: The Value of Quality Malnutrition Care Webinar
Evidence-Based Public Health – January 2018 8:00 am
Evidence-Based Public Health – January 2018
Jan 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
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Reducing Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: Report Release 10:00 am
Reducing Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: Report Release
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will release a report on how to accelerate progress to reduce alcohol-impaired driving fatalities. The report discusses which interventions are most promising to prevent injuries and deaths … Continue reading Reducing Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities: Report Release
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WeBytes: 30 Minute Webinars for the Busy Public Health Professional
Walking Towards Justice – The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness 9:00 am
Walking Towards Justice – The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
To provide an open platform for discussion and aid in identifying potential solutions to improve walkability for ALL, America Walks has launched a new social equity-inspired online discussion series titled: Walking Towards Justice. Walking Towards … Continue reading Walking Towards Justice – The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Webinar: Introduction to NACCHO’s Rural Health Section 2:00 pm
Webinar: Introduction to NACCHO’s Rural Health Section
Jan 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
More information In order to better serve as a leader, partner, catalyst and voice with local health departments, as of autumn 2017, NACCHO established a Rural Health Section. The Rural Health Section is comprised of NACCHO … Continue reading Webinar: Introduction to NACCHO’s Rural Health Section
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Blue Zones Approaches—Lessons Learned From the World’s Longest Living and Active People 10:00 am
Blue Zones Approaches—Lessons Learned From the World’s Longest Living and Active People
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am
Registration Free Zoom Webinar and/or In-person training at Queens Conference Center (QCC) Research from extraordinarily long-lived communities—Blue Zones—around the globe highlight the lifestyle, diet, outlook, and stress-coping practices that will add years to your life … Continue reading Blue Zones Approaches—Lessons Learned From the World’s Longest Living and Active People
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ESRD QIP: Final Rule for CY 2018 Call 8:30 am
ESRD QIP: Final Rule for CY 2018 Call
Jan 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Register for Medicare Learning Network events. During this call, learn about provisions in the CY 2018 End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System final rule, including plans for the ESRD Quality Incentive Program (QIP) in … Continue reading ESRD QIP: Final Rule for CY 2018 Call
Building a Movement for Health Equity Webinar 10:00 am
Building a Movement for Health Equity Webinar
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am
Registration What does it take to build a movement for health equity in communities? Forming partnerships between local health departments, community organizations, government agencies, and those impacted by the poorest health outcomes is a first … Continue reading Building a Movement for Health Equity Webinar
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Advanced Risk Management and CDI Workshop – Palm Beach
Advanced Risk Management and CDI Workshop – Palm Beach @ Palm Beach
Jan 25 all-day
More information TOPICS: Review the different risk adjustment models and their impact on medical practice management. Discuss the impact of shifting from RAPS to EDS. What does this mean for office based claims? Take a … Continue reading Advanced Risk Management and CDI Workshop – Palm Beach
Giving Back to the Community with the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank 9:00 am
Giving Back to the Community with the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank @ Kauai Independent Food Bank
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Registration Kick off your new year by giving back to your community! We will be collaborating with the Kaua’i Independent Food Bank to bring you the first Perspectives on Community Health Field Trip of 2018. Join … Continue reading Giving Back to the Community with the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank
Volunteer Screening 2018: Research Results and Insights 9:00 am
Volunteer Screening 2018: Research Results and Insights
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am
Register We recently surveyed more than 900 volunteer managers, executive directors, and other volunteer program professionals across the U.S., asking questions about their volunteers, volunteer background screening practices, and expectations for 2018. In this webinar, … Continue reading Volunteer Screening 2018: Research Results and Insights
Introduction to the Opioid Epidemic (Three-part Webinar Series) 10:00 am
Introduction to the Opioid Epidemic (Three-part Webinar Series)
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Register In 2018, APA’s Planning and Community Health Center and Healthy Communities Collaborative will host a series of webinars to explore the intersection of planning and the opioid epidemic.  Designed to share local experiences and … Continue reading Introduction to the Opioid Epidemic (Three-part Webinar Series)
Skilled Nursing, Rehab and Vent/Trach & Respiratory Care in Hawaii & What You Need to Know 11:30 am
Skilled Nursing, Rehab and Vent/Trach & Respiratory Care in Hawaii & What You Need to Know
Jan 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Flyer Presented by Tyrus Lefler, NHA & Executive Director and Jon Canella, MSW, & Director of Admissions, Social Services, & Marketing for the Care Center of Honolulu. Questions? Email Kelika Ishol at kelika.ishol@ccoh.us If you … Continue reading Skilled Nursing, Rehab and Vent/Trach & Respiratory Care in Hawaii & What You Need to Know
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LGBTQ Youth; Walking the Talk of Inclusive Sexual Health Education 9:30 am
LGBTQ Youth; Walking the Talk of Inclusive Sexual Health Education @ Airport Honolulu Hotel
Jan 31 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Youth who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer are at disproportionate risk for multiple negative health outcomes including earlier onset of sexual behavior, increased number of sexual partners and decreased use of effective … Continue reading LGBTQ Youth; Walking the Talk of Inclusive Sexual Health Education
Queen’s Speaking of Health – The Psychology of Eating: Understanding the Keys to Successful Weight Management 5:30 pm
Queen’s Speaking of Health – The Psychology of Eating: Understanding the Keys to Successful Weight Management @ The Queen's Conference Center
Jan 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
When it comes to managing or losing weight, it’s not just about food.  Your thoughts, beliefs and emotions can influence eating behaviors and impact long-term success.  Discover the keys to successful weight management with psychologist … Continue reading Queen’s Speaking of Health – The Psychology of Eating: Understanding the Keys to Successful Weight Management