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Call for Manuscripts: Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice

Published Date: 
Mon, 2013-03-25

The Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice is seeking submissions from researchers, public health practicioners, and students for a special issue on sexual health among heterosexual communities of color across the life span, to be published in early 2014. This issue will explore the spectrum of sexual health among heterosexual communities of color across the life span.

Applications Needed for 2014 APHA Public Health Fellowships in Government

Published Date: 
Mon, 2013-03-25

The American Public Health Association (APHA) is seeking candidates with strong public health credentials who are interested in spending one year in Washington, D.C., on legislative and policy issues related to public health. The fellowship will begin in January, 2014 and candidates must be APHA members, have at least five years of experience in a public health setting, a master's or doctoral degree, and be interested in gaining practical knowledge in government.

Apply to Host 2013 Public Health Prevention Service Fellows

Published Date: 
Mon, 2013-03-25

Applications are now being accepted from state and local health departments interested in hosting 2013 CDC Public Health Prevention Service (PHPS) fellows for a two-year field assignment. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention encourages health organizations to take advantage of this opportunity to provide a practical learning experience for PHPS fellows and address their organizations' public health priorities. PHPS fellows have mater's degrees in public health and one year of on-the-job training at the CDC.

Toolkit: Intimate Partner Violence and Perinatal Depression

Published Date: 
Mon, 2013-03-25

The Health Resources and Services Administration has released "A Comprehensive Approach for Community-Based Programs to Address Intimate Partner Violence and Perinatal Depression," a toolkit that highlights innovative state and community-based strategies and provides a resource that assists community-based organizations with addressing the intersection of intimate partner violence and perinatal depression.

Webinar: ASPH Thought Leaders in Public Health

Published Date: 
Mon, 2013-03-25

The Association of Schools of Public Health is hosting the first in a series of Thought Leaders in Public Health webinars on March 26 at 1 pm EST, entitled "Interprofessional Education and Practice to Improve Population Health: A Systems Transformational Strategy Webinar." The webinar is geared to health professions' educator audiences from across the university setting and is open to the public. To register for the webinar, visit http://www.asph.org/document.cfm?page=1228.

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