Public Health Resources

Conferences and Meetings


2019 Office of Dietary Supplements Practicum   - May 29-31, 2019. The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is offering a two and a half day educational opportunity to provide fundamental knowledge of dietary supplements to faculty, students, and practitioners with a serious interest in this subject. Applications are due February 28, 2019. (Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS), NIH)

Nutrition 2019   - June 8-11, 2019; Baltimore, MD. (American Society for Nutrition)

Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnership (MAPP) Training   - June 10-11, 2019; New Orleans, LA. MAPP is a community-owned strategic planning process that guides community partners through the development of a community health (needs) assessment (CH(N)A/CHA) and community health improvement plan (CHIP). MAPP works as a framework to help healthcare and public health organizations and their communities prioritize health issues, identify resources for addressing them, and take action. (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

Let Us Play! Physical Activity as a Catalyst for Positive Mental Health and Wellbeing   - June 28, 2019; Atlanta, GA. This full-day meeting is designed to: 1) increase awareness among policy makers, parents, students, school personnel and local clubs about promising practices that address potential barriers to physical activity and youth sports participation; and 2) develop strategies and partnerships to increase the availability of more affordable local opportunities to increase children’s participation in physical activity and sports. (Office of Adolescent Health (OAH), HHS)

#NASHPCONF19   - August 21-23, 2019; Chicago, IL. (National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP))

"We Were There" Lecture Series   - A quarterly lecture series featuring past and present CDC investigators - the original Disease Detectives - as they share their personal perspectives on historically important, CDC-led epidemiologic and laboratory investigations. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

APHA Podcasts   - From the latest public health news to insights on emergency preparedness, APHA has a range of podcasts to suit your listening needs. (American Public Health Association (APHA))

APHA Webinars   - Upcoming and recorded webinars on public health topics. (American Public Health Association (APHA))

All In: Data for Community Health Podcast   - Podcast interviews local leaders who are collaborating with other sectors to share data that provides a more complete picture of community health needs. Listen to hear about the challenges they faced, their secrets to success, and the lessons they learned along the way that can help other communities. (All In: Data for Community Health)

American Health Podcast   - Initiative works to tackle some of the most pressing challenges to public health in the United States: Addiction and Overdose, Environmental Challenges, Obesity and the Food System, Risks to Adolescent Health and Violence. (Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health)

CDC Public Health Grand Rounds   - Monthly series to strengthen CDC's common scientific culture and foster discussion and debate on major public health issues. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Vital Signs Town Hall Teleconferences   - Monthly teleconferences about CDC's Vital Signs reports that offer recent data and calls to action for important public health topics. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Dialogue4Health Web Forums   - Online workshops and webinars to unite organizations, communities, and individuals in conversation about the Public's Health. (Public Health Institute)

Disparities Solutions Center Web Seminars   - Web seminars on disparities interventions, findings from important disparities research, and health policy updates regarding disparities reduction efforts. (Massachusetts General Hospital)

Harvard Chan: This Week in Health   - Weekly podcast series provides top health headlines, from wellness tips to important global health trends. (Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health)

Health Communication Matters! Webinar Series   - Ongoing webinar series helps participants in all walks of public health apply techniques to communicate effectively with consumers, health professionals, disenfranchised communities, and public health peers. Site also contains links to archived videos, slides, and resources. (University of California Berkeley, School of Public Health)

ISPOR Scientific Meetings   - The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) is the leading global scientific and education organization for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) and their use in decision making to improve health globally. ISPOR organizes three global conferences annually. (International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research)

Implementation Science Webinar Series   - A series of webinars which discuss advanced dissemination and implementation research topics and answer questions from the community (National Cancer Institute (NCI), NIH)

Lab Culture Podcast   - Lab Culture is a podcast by the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) about public health, laboratory science, and everything in between. Join them for discussions about infectious diseases, food safety, emergency preparedness, newborn screening, environmental health, global health, and more. (Association of Public Health Laboratories)

MEASURE Evaluation Podcast   - MEASURE Evaluation is funded by USAID to strengthen capacity in developing countries to gather, interpret, and use data to improve health. They create tools and approaches for rigorous evaluations, providing evidence to address health challenges and strengthen health information systems so countries can make better decisions and sustain good health outcomes over time. (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MEASURE Evaluation)

NACCHO Webinars   - Upcoming and archived webinars on public health topics. (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

PHSSR Research-In-Progress Webinars   - This series of webinars enables investigators whose PHSSR awards are in-process or completed to share their work, disseminate findings, and identify others with like research interests. (Public Health Services and Systems Research and the Practice-Based Research Networks)

Pink Book Webinar Series   - A series of ongoing webinars based on the Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, covering principles of vaccination, immunization strategies, and specific information about vaccine-preventable diseases and the vaccines that prevent them. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Podcasts at CDC   - A database of CDC podcasts, searchable by series, topic, or keyword. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Public Health Live   - Public Health Live is a monthly satellite broadcast series designed to provide continuing education opportunities on public health issues. Broadcasts are free and available to all who are interested in furthering their knowledge of public health. (State University of New York, University at Albany, School of Public Health)

Public Health Reports Webinars   - Webcast series that offers a forum to discuss current topics in public health. Each webcast focuses on an issue recently highlighted in a Public Health Report's article or commentary. (Public Health Reports)

Research to Reality Cyber-Seminars   - The Cyber-Seminar Series brings together researchers and cancer control practitioners to discuss the successes and challenges of translating research into practice. The site includes instructions to register for upcoming seminars and archived seminars. (National Cancer Institute (NCI), NIH)

Research-in-Progress Webinars   - The Research-in-Progress Webinar Series enables investigators whose awards are in-process or completed to share their work and disseminate findings more rapidly, and to identify others with like research interests. (Systems for Action (S4A))

Rural Programs Making a Difference   - This video series highlights programs featured in RHIhub's Rural Health Models and Innovations and Rural Monitor newsletter. Each video brings to life the mission and service of these programs through visual narratives. (Rural Health Information Hub)

Social Determinants of Health Series   - This website provides information on the Annual Symposium on the Social Determinants of Health. (Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health)

The Public Health Review Podcast Series   - Podcast series features health officials and public health leaders who are on the front lines of state and territorial public health. The series capitalizes on current public health issues and delivers timely, thoughtful perspectives on the value of public health through the lens of state and territorial health officials and other subject matter experts. (Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO))

Tune in to Safe Healthcare: A CDC Webinar Series   - Webinar series focuses on a variety of infection control and prevention topics. These webinars feature CDC and external experts and serve as a tool to educate healthcare providers on best practices to improve patient safety. Webinars are offered free of cost with an opportunity to earn continuing education. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Webinar Series: An Introduction to Legal Epidemiology   - Webinars define legal epidemiology, provide examples of legal epidemiology as applied to environmental public health laws, and offer a primer on Health in All Policies (HiAP). Recordings and slides are available. (National Environmental Health Association)

AHRQ Research Conferences   - Information on conferences and speaker presentations from past AHRQ conferences. (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS)

ASPPH Events   - (Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH))

ASTHO Events   - (Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO))

Association for Prevention Teaching and Research Annual Meeting   - The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research annual meeting brings together the academic community to address changes, challenges, and opportunities in population and public health education. Attendees will explore innovations and strategies for teaching population health. (Association for Prevention Teaching and Research)

Future ASTMH Annual Meetings   - Meeting is designed for researchers, professors, government and public health officials, military personnel, travel clinic physicians, practicing physicians in tropical medicine, students and all health care providers working in the fields of tropical medicine, hygiene and global health. (American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene)

NN/LM Calendar of Events   - Calendar of events, courses, and webinars from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. (National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM))

NNPHI Annual Conferences   - Information about the annual conference and webinars of U.S. public health institutes. (National Network of Public Health Institutes)

National Academy of Medicine Meetings   - Meetings, workshops, forums, and roundtables that bring together experts and stakeholders who provide the nation with guidance on health-related issues.

2017 Public Health Ethics Forum   - The May 2017 Public Health Ethics Forum, "Optimal Health for Her Whole Life," focused on a range of health issues and actions to improve the health of women and girls in the United States. Transcript, agenda, and more information can be found here. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

AHRQ Research Conferences   - Information on conferences and speaker presentations from past AHRQ conferences. (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS)

APHL Conference Presentations   - Presentations from past annual meetings of the Association of Public Health Laboratories and other related conferences. (Association of Public Health Laboratories)

Accreditation - Collect and Organize Documentation Resources   - Sample documentation for accreditation is provided. Also includes links to periodic webinars as part of NACCHO's continued commitment to QI and preparing local health departments (LHDs) for national accreditation. Past webinars are archived and available for viewing. (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

DataSpeak Web Conference Series   - Series of web conferences that feature special topics related to Maternal and Child Health (MCH) data, including children with special health care needs. (Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), HRSA, HHS)

Expert Series on Addressing Infant Mortality   - The six-part webinar series is an opportunity for public health professionals to hear experts and influencers in the maternal and child health field share examples and best practices for supporting efforts to reduce infant mortality and improve maternal and infant health. (National Initiative for Children's Health Quality (NICHQ))

PHSSR Keeneland Past Conferences   - Audio, video, and presentation files from past Public Healthy Services and Systems Research (PHSSR) Keeneland conferences. (Public Health Services and Systems Research and the Practice-Based Research Networks)

Past Meetings With FDA Officials   - The FDA Public Calendar contains reports of meetings held by FDA policy makers with persons outside the executive branch of the federal government. (U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), HHS)

Speeches by FDA Officials   - Speeches given by the Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FDA Deputy Commissioner for Medical and Scientific Affairs, and the FDA Associate Commissoner. (U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), HHS)

UNC School of Public Health Webcasts   - Archived webcasts about emerging public health issues including polio, bioterrorism preparedness, West Nile Virus, urban sprawl, obesity, smallpox, breast cancer screening, and influenza. (University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Global Public Health)

Webinars: Archived Events   - Archive of on-line conferences that featured special topics related to Maternal and Child Health (MCH) data, including children with special health care needs. (Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HHS)