Implications of U.S.-China Collaborations on Global Health Issues

Recently, a lot of attention on the United States and China’s collaboration on global health has been focusing on the efforts to stop the synthetic opioid problems. The United States and China has actually been working together for many years on global health, including the China CDC and U.S. CDC has collaborated over two decades…

Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

– Health centers are very unique communities that provide health care within underserved and poor communities. We at Greater Lawrence provide health care services that include HIV patients, homeless patients, as well as provide pharmacy services and a family medicine residency training program. And we do it in a way that’s culturally sensitive, that’s welcoming…

2019 MDH Commissioner Announcement – Jan Malcolm

…this issue is fundamental to all of us and it’s one that can’t be addressed in and of itself in a vacuum, and so with that we have a couple of announcements here on the next Commissioner, the first one is the Minnesota Department of Health. And again, we’ve spoken about this constantly, health is…

Interview with Lise Van Sustern | APHA 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo

– Psychiatrist Lisa Van Susteren is here right now talking about the mental health effects of climate change. So how does it impact mental well-being? – Oh, boy. How much time have you got? Everything that has to do with climate change is potentially harmful to the public health. If you look simply starting with…

Basic Food Safety: Chapter 2 “Health and Hygiene” (English)

Welcome to “Part Two: Health and Hygeine What is biological contamination? How does food worker health affect safety? What should you do when you are sick? What does good personal hygiene mean? Find the answers to these and other important Food Safety questions including: Proper handwashing and when it’s important How to avoid barehand contact…

Florida Health Minute: Emergency Supply Kit

In the event of a weather emergency, such as a flood or a major storm, being prepared can keep you and your loved ones safe and ease some of the immediate challenges you might face. You can start by preparing an emergency supply kit. In your kit, include plenty of unused batteries; Important documents such…

Achieving a Strong Evidence-base for Sustainable CHW Programs

Good afternoon, everyone. My name is Kristen Rego, and I am the Director of Health Transformation at the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. I would like to welcome you to today’s interactive webinar, “Achieving a Strong Evidence-base for Sustainable Community Health Welfare Programs.” Today’s webinar is the final webinar in a community health…

Public Health Approaches to Reducing U.S. Infant Mortality

>>>GOOD AFTERNOON. I’M JOHN ISKANDER AND IT’S MY PLEASURE TO WELCOME YOU TO THE OCTOBER 2012 SESSION OF CDC’S PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS. AS A REMINDER, CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS FOR GRAND ROUNDS ARE AVAILABLE FOR MULTIPLE PROFESSIONAL DISCIPLINES. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONSULT THE GRAND ROUNDS WEBSITE. GRAND ROUNDS ALSO HAS AN ACTIVE AND GROWING…

Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea: An Urgent Public Health Issue

Gonorrhea is a major public health concern in the United States. More than 800,000 new infections occur each year, but because many people don’t have symptoms, fewer than half are detected and reported to CDC. Untreated gonorrhea can cause serious health problems. For women, it can increase their risk for a life-threatening ectopic pregnancy. And…