Midwest Researcher Working to Drive Up Colon Cancer Screening Rates Colorectal cancer is one of the few cancers that can be prevented through screening. But about 1 in 3 American adults who need to be screened for colorectal cancer is not doing so. Jennifer Weiss, MD, a researcher and physician at the University […]
KEEP IT SACRED WEBINAR: A New Quitline Resource – American Indian Commercial Tobacco Program Date: November 24, 2015 Time: 3 – 4 pm Presenter: Amy V. Lukowski, Psy.D., Clinical Director, National Jewish Health, Register now! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1236740944558416898
Tribes Working Together for the Great Native American and Alaska Native Smoke-Out: See what Tribes across North American are doing for the GASO on this map. Send your event information to NNN@itcmi.org and we’ll add it to the map!
Increasing YTS Participation in Schools Webinar Increasing Youth Tobacco Survey (YTS) enhances the capacity of state agencies and organizations to design, implement, and evaluate tobacco prevention and control programs for the purposes of preventing young people from using tobacco and helping current users quit. In recent years, states have reported challenges and declines in school […]
NCCRT 80% by 2018 “mini webinar” on Exemplary Primary Care Practices When: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 1 pm EST. Pre-register here: https://acsevents.webex.com/acsevents/onstage/g.php?d=626466461&t=a The Webinar will highlight the NCCRT 80% by 2018 resource document: What can primary care doctors do to advance 80% by 2018?
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WEBINAR -- "BRCA Genetics in The News: What Do I Do Next?" -- Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 8 p.m. EST. -- The webinar features Sharsheret's own Genetics Program Coordinator, Peggy Cottrell, MS, CGC, who will explore the latest critical genetics research, decode BRCA and other genetic mutations, and help us understand what steps we need to take next. A Sharsheret peer supporter will share her personal story and a live question and answer session will follow the presentation. We are proud to partner with FORCE on this presentation! To register for the webinar or to share the webinar with others in your network, CLICK HERE. Feel free to share widely. If you have any questions, please contact Support Program Coordinator Shira Kravitz at email@example.com or 1-866-474-2774.
FUNDING OPPORTUNITY - Public Health Institute is accepting applications for the National Leadership Academy for the Public's Health from teams in the Appalachian and Mid-regions of the United States. "For communities that are engaged in cross-sector work to improve the public health, this is an opportunity to boost your team's capacity and skills through a community leadership process." Deadline January 12, 2018 - LEARN MORE
It's About a Billion Lives Symposium -- February 2, 2018, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA - SAVE THE DATE - LEARN MORE
Funding Opportunity - Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - Policies for Action: Policy and Law Research to Build a Culture of Health - HERE