Disability Exchange Podcast

The Disability Exchange is a podcast from Iowa’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD), which aims at elevating the voices of people with disabilities through meaningful conversation and connection. MPHTC and the Disability Exchange podcast co-hosts: Mike Hoenig, Caitlin Owens, and Judy Warth; have been working together to produce this exciting series.  …

NEW messaging resource!

Championing public health amid legal and legislative threats: Framing and language recommendations As some politicians and their political allies try to shrink the authority of public health officials and agencies, it is critical that practitioners and advocates are equipped to speak about why we need public health to keep our communities safe and healthy. To…

Talking Health: A New Way to Communicate About Public Health

The de Beaumont Foundation is proud to announce the launch of Talking Health: A New Way to Communicate About Public Health. Published by the de Beaumont Foundation and Oxford University Press, Talking Health is the first book to be published in the COVID-19 era with practical insights and tools to help public health professionals improve their communication about health…

2022 Sizzling Summer Series

Session 3 – Building Bipartisan Support August 31, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Central Time   Evidence-based policies and practices that promote health and reduce health disparities may seem nonpartisan to those of us on a mission to protect the public’s health; however, many Public Health professionals find themselves needing bipartisan strategies to garner…

Great Plains Leadership Institute Year 17: Applications are now open!

Great Plains Leadership Institute Established in 2005, the Great Plains Leadership Institute is a year-long competency-based training program designed for established and emerging leaders in organizations in our region whose primary mission is to improve the health and well-being of populations and communities. A robust experiential curriculum includes residential and distance learning, mentoring and coaching,…

Violent Conflict: The Challenges of Protecting Public Health & Health Care

This event is cohosted by the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), the American Public Health Association (APHA), and the Committee on Human Rights (CHR) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, & Medicine. Join the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), American Public Health Association (APHA), and the Committee on Human Rights (CHR) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering,…