Online Self-Paced Course on Birth Defect Surveillance and Prevention
This course, developed by the International Centre on Birth Defects, is designed for clinicians, epidemiologists, public health professionals, and anyone interested in understanding birth defects and improving their prevention and care. It includes videos, quizzes, a discussion forum, and publications/resources and is available in English and Spanish.
How to Plan and Implement Quality Improvement Activities Focused on Family Engagement
The National Center for Medical Home Implementation (NCMHI) and AMCHP co-hosted a live webinar on March 22. The webinar provided maternal and child health Title V/Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs programs, family leaders, pediatric clinicians, and others with tools and resources to plan a quality improvement project to engage families and enhance family-centeredness in pediatric health care. Faculty provided an overview of a family engagement quality improvement project conducted by the NCMHI, discussed challenges and successes of this type of project, and provided practical implementation tools and strategies for organizations interested in replicating these efforts. View the recording.
From AMCHP: Title V Data Integration Toolkit
AMCHP just closed out its webinar/working-session series on its new tool, the Title V Data Integration toolkit, which is a collection of resources that aims to assist states as they integrate Title V data into Early Childhood Integrated Data Systems.
· View the recording for part 1: "Introducing the Title V Data Integration Toolkit"
· View the recording for part 2: "Title V Data Integration Toolkit: Examining and Applying the Use Cases"
· View the recording for part 3: "Title V Data Integration Toolkit: Getting Started with the Data Integration Process"
The Opioid Crisis: Treating Addiction and Saving Lives
During this webinar, the second in a series on the opioid crisis, speakers shared strategies to improve access to effective treatments for opioid use disorder, including how telehealth can aid in medication-assisted treatment and other evidence-based treatments and how to protect patients from sub-standard care and insurance fraud schemes.
Domestic Violence and Traumatic Brain Injury, Understanding the Intersections
Provides advocates with an introduction to tools and strategies to help them navigate the intersections of domestic violence and brain injury with the survivors they work with. Participants will be provided with an overview and identification of domestic violence-related brain injury, strategies for working with individuals with cognitive deficits, and community resources for individuals with brain injury. Registration is limited to 100 people.
NYSCADV and the Brain Injury Association of New York
April 4, 1-2:30 p.m. ET
The Gun Violence Epidemic: Protecting the Public's Health
Inspired by students across the country, the gun violence prevention movement has gained new momentum. But can it last or lead to substantive change on the Congressional level? This forum brings together experts in mental health, violence, and gun policy to discuss a variety of proposed gun violence and school safety measures.
The Forum Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Reuters
April 6, 12-1 p.m. ET
A Conversation on the Emergence of Pediatric Complex Care
The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health will host a webinar on the emergence of pediatric complex care. It will be an engaging conversation with the lead author of "Status Complexicus? The Emergence of Pediatric Complex Care." Attendees can listen via web or phone. Learn more and register.
The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health
April 10, 10-11 a.m. PST
Equity, Disparities, Social Determinants
Led by a former advertising executive, this webinar will investigate how to minimize the damage and blaze a new trail for how the maternal and child health field thinks about health and health disparities.
University of Minnesota
April 10, 12-1:30 CT
Walking the Line Between Public Health Messages and Lived Experience: Constructive Conversations and Unlikely Alliances
Explores the topic through the lens of the Multi-Sectoral Influences Matrix, a tool that helps broadly scope programs and meaningfully engage the full spectrum of partners and perspectives that are affected by an intervention developed by Dr. Carolyn Crumpsty-Fowler. Learn more and register.
The Southeastern and Southwestern Injury Prevention Network and Safe States Alliance
April 17, 3-4:30 p.m.
Transfer to Adult Care
This is the third in a five-part series featuring examples of best practices among state Title V agencies, along with tools, resources, and problem-solving strategies. Get more information about the series. Register.
April 26, 3-4 p.m. ET
The Link Between ACEs, Preconception Health, and Birth Outcomes
Participants will understand what Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are and the lifelong impact they can have on an individual's physical and mental health. Learn more and register.
March of Dimes
May 16, 11:30-1:30 p.m.