SPHARC/ITAC Coffee Talk — Meaningful Inclusion of People on the Autism Spectrum
AMCHP's State Public Health Autism Resource Center, in partnership with the Interdisciplinary Technical Assistance Center, is proud to host a virtual coffee talk on a hot topic related to autism in honor of Autism Awareness Month. The talk focuses on the Autistic Adults and other Stakeholders Engaged Together (AASET) project and will feature Dr. Stephen Shore, the project co-lead. Tune in for an overview of AASET and key strategies for meaningful inclusion of people on the autism spectrum in multiple settings, as well as a discussion among attendees.
AMCHP and the Interdisciplinary Technical Assistance Center
April 30, 1-2 p.m. ET
Prematurity Prevention Summit
Thought leaders will convene at the Prematurity Prevention Summit: Building a Birth Equity Movement to advance policy and practice, mobilize community leadership, share and spread emerging ideas and promising practices, and energize stakeholders to achieve equity and reduce preterm birth. The summit will be organized around the Prematurity Campaign Collaborative.
March of Dimes
Maternal Depression & Anxiety in Medicaid
The Institute for Medicaid Innovation is leading a project funded by the California Health Care Foundation (CHCF) to conduct an environmental scan across the U.S. to identify early-stage projects, emerging best practices, and innovative initiatives in maternal depression and anxiety focused on the Medicaid population. The goal is to highlight work being conducted and identify opportunities for future investments by CHCF, the Gates Foundation, and the Colorado Healthcare Foundation. Get a submission form.
The Institute for Medicaid Innovation
Deadline: May 4
Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences
Looks at ways to identify children exposed to ACEs and implement trauma-informed approaches for their care.
SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions
April 18, 1-2:30 p.m. ET
Improving Early Childhood Developmental Outcomes Through Home Visiting
Highlights how evidence-based home visiting is among the most effective strategies for bridging systems of care to improve outcomes for children and families.
The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
April 24, 2-3 p.m. ET
Engaging Families from Diverse Backgrounds with Developmental Screening and Child Well-Being
Identifies strategies to support the use/acceptance of developmental screening with diverse populations, describes successes and lessons learned in one state, and uses resources and tools to support states and communities working in this area.
Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network Project
April 25, 3-4:30 p.m. ET
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.
April 26, 3-4 p.m. ET
Challenges & Opportunities: Addressing Mental Health in Maternal and Child Health
Learn about AMCHP's upcoming issue brief, "An Overview of Mental Health in Maternal and Child Health Programs," which documents findings from an environmental scan of Title V programs and highlights challenges and strengths in addressing the mental health care needs of MCH populations.
April 30, 11:30 a.m.-1 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.
March of Dimes
May 16, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. ET