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    • 8 Dec 2020
    • 13 Dec 2022
    • 25 sessions

    The Policy Committee meets on the second Tuesday of each month ahead of the monthly VtPHA Board meeting from 4:30-5:30.

    Please contact us if you are interested in participating. 

    • 8 Dec 2020
    • 13 Dec 2022
    • 25 sessions
    • In person or via phone

    VtPHA Board Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of every month from 5:30 - 7 pm. 

    Board meetings are open to VtPHA's General Membership. 

    Please register so we know you plan to attend. 

    • 28 Jan 2021
    • 22 Dec 2022
    • 23 sessions
    • Online

    VtPHA Communications Committee meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of the month from 1 - 2 p.m.

    Please contact us if you are interested in participating in this committee. 

    • 28 Jun 2022
    • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM (CDT)

    University of Nebraska Medical Center Sizzling Summer Webinar Series Session 1:

    Talking Health: A New Way to Communicate About Public Health

    Please join the Midwestern Public Health Training Center (MPHTC) on Tuesday, June 28, from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Central Time as the University of Nebraska Medical Center Office of Public Health Practice, in partnership with the MPHTC, kicks off this year’s Sizzling Summer Series. They will be sharing an exclusive first look at the soon-to-be-released book, Talking Health: A New Way to Communicate About Public Health. This book, written by leaders in health and communication and informed by new research and message testing, provides new tools and insights to help health professionals communicate more effectively, strengthen partnerships, and improve health outcomes. Join for an enlightening and actionable conversation! 

    Register Here!

    This event is not sponsored by VtPHA.

    • 29 Jun 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

    New England Public Health Training Center: The History and Contemporary Realities of Black Communities in Maine Webinar

    Participants will learn about the history of slavery and racism in Maine, including the role of eugenics and the term Vacationland. Presenters will talk about our shared ancestry and how the slavery has impacted the way the world functions today. Participants will also learn specific examples of racism and how it plays out in communities.

    Register Here!

    This event is not sponsored by VtPHA.

    • 30 Jun 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

    New England Public Health Training Center: Race as a Social Construct in Data and Practice Webinar

    This webinar will explore race as a social construct and its implications in data collection and research. Participants will hear from presenters how the concept of race originated and how to ubhold diversity and equity in research and policy, with specific examples of the implications of systemic racism in policies in Maine. 

    Register Here!

    This event is not sponsored by VtPHA.

    • 20 Jul 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Collective Impact Forum: How Can We Tell Stories of Systems Change that are More Reflective of the Way Change Happens?

    In this virtual office hour, John Kania and Cynthia Rayner of Collective Change Lab will build off their recent work in the Systems Storytelling Initiative, where they have convened a diverse and global community of practice of storytellers to uncover and discover techniques for systems storytelling. They will answer your questions and share specific practices about how to tell stories about changing systems that feel grounded and real.

    Register Here!

    This event is not sponsored by VtPHA.

Past events

21 Jun 2022 NH Healthcare Workers on Climate Action: Clinicians, Hospitals, Health Systems, Communities: Specific Actions To Stop Climate Change
9 Jun 2022 NH Healthcare Workers on Climate Action: Accounting for the Health Costs of Climate-Sensitive Events
2 Jun 2022 NH Healthcare Workers on Climate Action: Measurable Impacts of Climate Change on Workforce, Workplaces and on Workers Health
26 May 2022 NH Public Health Association: Change Management in a Challenging Healthcare Environment: Delivering with Maximum Impact
18 May 2022 Good Shepherd Lutheran Church: Racism in America Forum
18 May 2022 THRIVE: Exploring the Impact of COVID: Health Outcomes and Implications for Vermonters
11 May 2022 VtPHA Annual Spring Meeting
6 May 2022 American Hospital Association: Reimagining Emergency Preparedness: A Creative Convening for NE Regional Executives
3 May 2022 Boston Children's Hospital Webinar - Children's Behavioral Health Crisis: The Time is Now
27 Apr 2022 Project ECHO at Dartmouth Health: Climate & Health Towards Climate-Informed Care & Advocacy
26 Apr 2022 Collective Impact Forum: Collective Impact Action Summit
24 Apr 2022 VTIPL Spring Conference: Limits to Growth: Finding Pathways to a Sustainable Future
7 Apr 2022 Prevention Day Hosted by Prevention Works VT and Our Voices Exposed
6 Apr 2022 Public Health Career Panel
4 Apr 2022 2022 National Public Health Week
4 Apr 2022 Hosted by Food Solutions NE: 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge
23 Mar 2022 Good Shepherd Lutheran Church: Racism in America Forum - Policing, Public Safety and People of Color
18 Mar 2022 Center for Health and Learning: Schools, Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Webinar Series
17 Mar 2022 Our Voice: Harnessing Local Expertise to Create Healthier Communities
16 Mar 2022 Institute for Public Strategies: Breaking the Cycle of ACEs
10 Mar 2022 VT Care Partners: Moving Forward Together 2022
9 Mar 2022 Good Shephard Lutheran Church - Racism in America Forum Series: Black People Mistaken for White
2 Mar 2022 Kesha Ram Hinsdale: Town Hall Discussion on Nurse Staffing Crisis
28 Feb 2022 VT Suicide Prevention Coalition: Suicide Advocacy Day - Legislative Engagement
24 Feb 2022 Mental Health First Aid Training
22 Feb 2022 APHA: Keeping our Communities Safe and Thriving: The role of public health - Town Hall
17 Feb 2022 Collective Impact Forum: Centering Equity in Collective Impact
15 Feb 2022 Live Virtual Workshop: Substance-Induced Psychosis
10 Feb 2022 Webinar: Sustainability for the Community Health System: Takeaways for 2022
9 Feb 2022 Straight Talk From the League of Women Voters: How is VT Responding to the Challenges of Racism and Health
8 Feb 2022 Live Virtual Workshop: Substance-Induced Psychosis
2 Feb 2022 Intro to Resource Management in Health Organizations and Nonprofits
26 Jan 2022 COVID-19 Conversations: The Third Year of COVID-19: Is This the New Normal?
21 Jan 2022 Transgender Introductory Primer: How can you be an ally to the transgender community?
19 Jan 2022 Finding a Common Ground on Climate: It's About Health
12 Jan 2022 Health Professionals, Peace through Health and American Fragility in a Pandemic Era
6 Jan 2022 CHWs and Trauma Informed Care: Building Community Collective & Resilience
4 Nov 2021 Team Up, Take Action: Envisioning an Equitable Future through Public Health Strategies
3 Nov 2021 NEPHTC: Deepening Your Impact: Part II
29 Oct 2021 Diversity Speaker Series: Philonise Floyd
24 Oct 2021 2021 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo
13 Oct 2021 Virtual Hearing on Affordable, Accessible Health Care
27 Sep 2021 Sick of Race: How Racism Harms Health and Misleads Medicine
23 Sep 2021 VAHHS Annual Meeting: Forward Together
1 Sep 2021 COVID-19 Conversations: The Fourth Wave: Vaccines, Variants, and the Future
12 Aug 2021 Gun Violence Prevention through the Public Health Lens: History, Intersectionality, and Interventions
4 Aug 2021 Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium 2021
8 Jul 2021 Amplifying Voice, Equity & Well-Being for Community Health Workers
17 Jun 2021 Disabilities & Disasters: A Path to More Inclusive Climate Solutions
10 Jun 2021 Stigma of Addiction Summit
9 Jun 2021 Parenting Workshop: Summer is Open - Help Your Kids Make The Most Of It!
9 Jun 2021 Strategies for Increasing Routine Adult Vaccination Rates
7 Jun 2021 Dr. Willam 'Bill' Jenkins Health Equity Lecture
26 May 2021 Learning to Live with COVID-19
19 May 2021 Emerging Lessons from Covid 19: Action Towards Equity
5 May 2021 The Vermont Way: Communicating through science and clear public health messaging
3 May 2021 Addressing the "C" in ACEs: Combatting the Nation’s Silent Crisis
14 Apr 2021 The Sisyphus Curse: The Relentless Work of Public Health: How to Survive and Thrive
8 Apr 2021 Reducing Implicit Bias in Health Care: Moving Toward Equal Treatment
8 Apr 2021 APHA’s Policy Action Institute: “Building Bridges: Creating Health”
17 Mar 2021 COVID-19 Conversations: Variants and Vaccines
11 Mar 2021 Vital Directions for Health & Health Care: Priorities for 2021 Virtual Briefing
11 Mar 2021 Structural Competence and Cultural Humility to Address Disparities and Inequities
25 Feb 2021 Mindful Racial Justice: Healing Hearts and Transforming Communities
24 Feb 2021 New Year of COVID: The State of the Pandemic and U.S. Strategy in 2021
2 Feb 2021 Creating a Learning Agenda for Systems Change: A Toolkit for Building an Adaptive Public Health Workforce
28 Jan 2021 Making the Case for Health Equity in VT: From Evidence to Action
26 Jan 2021 The Biochemistry of Happiness: Creating a Culture of Happiness at Work
20 Jan 2021 UVM’s annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration: “Slave Health Deficit: The Journey to Health Parity"
13 Jan 2021 Racism in America
17 Dec 2020 VtPHA Communications Committee
16 Dec 2020 Unmasking Health Disparities through a Health Equity Lens: Quality Care is Equitable Care: The Case for Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Health Care
16 Dec 2020 Menthol and Race: Establishing Equity by Eliminating Flavored Tobacco
9 Dec 2020 COVID-19 Vaccines: The Realities of the Next Steps
9 Dec 2020 Reproductive Justice: A Paradigm Shift for Women of Color
3 Dec 2020 VtPHA Annual Conference - Racism in Vermont as a Public Health Issue
3 Dec 2020 An Anti-racist Imperative for Public Health Data
19 Nov 2020 VtPHA Communications Committee
19 Nov 2020 Raising the Bar: On Racism, Health and Publication Standards
18 Nov 2020 COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Development, Approval, Allocation and Distribution in the U.S.
17 Nov 2020 Mobilizing Public Health to Achieve Environmental Justice
13 Nov 2020 Achieving Health Equity: A Conversation About Cancer Care in the Green Mountains
10 Nov 2020 VtPHA Board Meeting
10 Nov 2020 Team Up Take Action: The Impact of COVID-19 in NH and VT: Forging New Partnerships to Improve Health Equity
28 Oct 2020 Is it time to consider using Human Rights standards to look at Health?
24 Oct 2020 VIRTUAL APHA Annual Meeting - Creating the Healthiest Nation: Preventing Violence
21 Oct 2020 Closing the Digital Divides and Achieving Digital Equity
13 Oct 2020 VtPHA Board Meeting
6 Oct 2020 Using Healthy People to Address Social Determinants of Health and Achieve Health Equity
29 Sep 2020 Racial Justice In Vermont’s Food System
29 Sep 2020 Racial Healing for Ourselves, Our Communities and Our Future
23 Sep 2020 Calling In Not Calling Out
21 Sep 2020 Building Community through Outdoor Activities: Teenagers During Physical Distancing
16 Sep 2020 Until We Have a COVID-19 Vaccine — Disease Containment, Testing and Contact Tracing
10 Sep 2020 Public Health Resources and Services from the National Library of Medicine
8 Sep 2020 VtPHA Board Meeting
31 Aug 2020 The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy’s Response to COVID-19
12 Aug 2020 Returning to K-12 Education: Using Science to Keep Children, Teachers, and Staff Safe
11 Aug 2020 VtPHA Board Meeting
11 Aug 2020 Reborn Not Reformed: Re-Imagining Policing for the Public’s Health
3 Aug 2020 Zine Launch: 'Climate + COVID-19: A Community Conversation'
29 Jul 2020 APHA: Managing Ongoing Surges — Lessons From the Front Lines
24 Jul 2020 Let Food Be Thy Medicine: Practical Ways to Up Your Nutritional Game
22 Jul 2020 Health Literacy Response to COVID-19
14 Jul 2020 VtPHA Board Meeting
14 Jul 2020 A Path to Reproductive Justice: Research, Practice and Policies
8 Jul 2020 Reopening Colleges and Universities During COVID-19: Keeping Students and Communities Healthy
25 Jun 2020 Aligning Intergenerational Expectations: Creating Joy and Productivity in the Workplace
24 Jun 2020 Learning to Treat COVID-19: Clinical Trials and Developing Therapeutics During a Pandemic
22 Jun 2020 Control and Prevention Strategies in Epidemics
15 Jun 2020 Looking at Data in an Outbreak
10 Jun 2020 The Road to Immunity During COVID-19: Developing and Distributing a Vaccine
10 Jun 2020 American Lung Association: Demystifying Testing for COVID‑19
9 Jun 2020 VtPHA Board Meeting
9 Jun 2020 Webinar # 1 Racism: The Ultimate Underlying Condition
27 May 2020 Summer of COVID: Mitigating Direct and Indirect Impacts in the Coming Months
13 May 2020 Toward the 'New Normal' Protecting Public Health as America Reopens
29 Apr 2020 COVID-19 and Health Equity: Exploring Disparities and Long-Term Health Impacts
29 Apr 2020 COVID-19 Brings Persistent Racial and Ethnic Disparities to Focus: Implications for Population Health
22 Apr 2020 COVID-19 Testing: Possibilities, Challenges, and Ensuring Equity
22 Apr 2020 Understanding the Connection Between Suicide, Opioid Misuse and Opioid Overdose
22 Apr 2020 Music Therapy Impact on Population Health: RI Experience and Beyond
15 Apr 2020 Crisis Standards of Care During COVID-19
9 Apr 2020 Emerging Evidence for COVID-19 Spread and Treatment
6 Apr 2020 National Public Health Week
1 Apr 2020 The Science of Social Distancing: Part 2
25 Mar 2020 The Science of Social Distancing: Part 1
25 Mar 2020 American Climate Leadership Summit (ACLS 2020)
19 Mar 2020 Embracing the Inevitable: Practical Change Management
13 Mar 2020 STEPPING FORWARD TOGETHER 2020: Creating Solutions that Promote Health Equity
4 Mar 2020 Upper Valley Advocacy Training: Advocating for Our Upper Valley Public Health Priorities
25 Feb 2020 Racism in America and Why We Should Care
5 Feb 2020 Conversations around Chronic Care: Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
29 Jan 2020 Conversations About Marijuana (THC) Commercialization:A Town Hall for Vermonters With Questions
11 Dec 2019 Working with the Firearms Community to Prevent Suicide
12 Nov 2019 Using Systems Thinking Tools and Coaching in Public Health – Stories From the Field
2 Nov 2019 Creating the Healthiest Nation: For science. For action. For health.
15 Oct 2019 Practical Strategies to Increase Your Personal Safety While Doing Fieldwork
2 Oct 2019 Team Up, Take Action: A Conference on Partnering for Health Equity
26 Sep 2019 Tackling a City's Greatest Public Health Challenges through a "Health in All Policies" Strategy

About the association

VtPHA is a membership organization which facilitates collaboration among people who care about public health and are interested in protecting and promoting the health of Vermont residents.

VtPHA is an Affiliate of the American Public Health Association (APHA). APHA is the national voice of public health and champions the health of all people and all communities. They are the only organization that combines a 140-plus year perspective, the ability to influence federal policy to improve the public’s health and a member community from all public health disciplines and over 40 countries. Learn more at www.apha.org.


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Burlington, VT 05402-0732

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