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MAPP Training Scholarship Application Information

Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships Training

Scholarship Application

Thank you for your interest in applying for a Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) Training scholarship. MAPP is a community-owned strategic planning process informed by comprehensive assessments for improving the public’s health. MAPP works as a framework to help communities prioritize public health issues, identify resources for addressing…

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Added by MAPP on October 13, 2014 at 3:38pm — No Comments

MAPP Training Agenda - Oakland, CA January 12-13, 2015

TRAINING AGENDA

Oakland, CA

January 12 -13, 2015

 

Day One: Monday, January 12

Registration 8:30 to 9:00                                                                                                                         

  • Welcome at 9:00
  • Overview of MAPP
  • Break
  • Story from the Field: Why MAPP?
  • Phase One: Organize for Success/…
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Added by MAPP on October 13, 2014 at 3:08pm — No Comments

Now Available: New Funding Opportunity for Local Health Department Accreditation Preparation Support

With funding from the CDC's Office for State, Tribal, Local, & Territorial Support, NACCHO is pleased to announce a funding opportunity for local health departments (LHDs) to engage in accreditation readiness activities. The 2014-2015 Accreditation Support Initiative (ASI) awards are intended to stimulate quality improvement and promote LHD readiness to seek voluntary national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board.

Application requirements and full details…

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Added by MAPP on August 29, 2014 at 3:25pm — No Comments

USDA Announces Grant Opportunity for Rural Community Development

On August 13, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the availability of $6 million for grants to qualified organizations under the…

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Added by MAPP on August 25, 2014 at 7:41am — No Comments

Nominate an Unsung Public Health Hero

The Campaign for Public Health Foundation is seeking nominations for its 5th Annual Unsung Heroes of Public Health Awards. A Capitol Hill reception to honor 2014 award winners will be held in early December. The awards seek to highlight the return on investment of the nation's disease control and prevention efforts, applaud inspiring public health leaders, and educate policy makers and others about how public health works to save…

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Added by MAPP on August 25, 2014 at 7:40am — No Comments

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: l Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health

  

7th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: 

Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health



December 8-9, 2014 | Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center



The Planning Committee selected the theme of "Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health" for the …

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Added by MAPP on July 25, 2014 at 2:16pm — No Comments

Webinar: Five Ways to Boost the Score of your CDC PICH Grant Application

July 11 (2:30 PM Central Time), July 15 (10:30 AM Central Time) & recording available on July 14th.

If you’re pursuing the PICH (Partnerships to Improve Community Health) grant or the CDC’s other Chronic Disease Prevention grants, this 30-minute Webinar will give you practical tips and tools to quickly improve your application be more successful in your health improvement efforts.

The Five Topics We Will…

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Added by Nathan Szejniuk on July 14, 2014 at 11:32am — No Comments

Registration now open for MAPP Training: July 7-8, 2014 in Atlanta, GA

 Registration now open for the Summer MAPP Training!

Register now! The MAPP Training will be held July 7-8, 2014 in Atlanta, GA! Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) is a community-owned strategic planning process informed by comprehensive assessments for improving the public’s health. MAPP works as a framework to help communities prioritize public health issues, identify resources for addressing them, and take action.  As a MAPP training…

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Added by MAPP on April 29, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

SAVE THE DATE: MAPP Training in Atlanta, GA July 7-8, 2014

Added by MAPP on April 18, 2014 at 9:39am — No Comments

Save the Date! For the 12th Annual Public Health Improvement Training (PHIT): Advancing Performance in Agencies, Systems and Communities April 24-25, 2014 | Atlanta, Georgia

PHIT provides participants opportunities for training in performance improvement topics such as:

  • Quality improvement and facilitation
  • Performance management and performance measures
  • National voluntary accreditation
  • Health assessment and improvement planning
  • Strategic planning   

 

PHIT offers a variety of interactive learning and skill-building sessions designed for different experience levels. PHIT also features dynamic…

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Added by MAPP on February 14, 2014 at 4:22pm — No Comments

2014 Winter MAPP Training: Registration Now Open (February 5th - 7th in Washington, DC)

Register now! The Winter MAPP Training will be held February 5-7, 2014 in Washington, DC! Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) is a community-owned strategic planning process informed by comprehensive assessments for improving the public’s health. MAPP works as a framework to help communities prioritize public health issues, identify resources for addressing them, and take…

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Added by MAPP on December 30, 2013 at 9:09am — No Comments

Working Across Sectors for Healthy Food Policy: Promising Health in All Policies Approaches Webinar

Thursday, December 5th from 2:00 -- 3:30pm EST 

Food choices are often shaped by policies that originate outside the health sector and require significant cross-sectoral collaboration. The purpose of this webinar is to highlight how health departments working in partnership with other sectors, such as agriculture, education and transportation, can create healthier food policy and programs.  The speakers will…

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Added by MAPP on November 22, 2013 at 12:10pm — No Comments

NACCHO Core Competencies Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Tuesday, December 3rd from 3:00 -- 4:00pm EST

Through an interactive online “town hall” meeting led by representatives from NACCHO and the Public Health Foundation, NACCHO members will have the opportunity to provide feedback on the Core Competencies for Public Health…

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Added by MAPP on November 22, 2013 at 12:07pm — No Comments

November 22 Webinar – USDA Broadband Programs for Safety Net Providers

Join the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) on Friday, November 22, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EST for a Webinar on how the USDA Rural Development Utilities Programs is expanding rural technologies to help establish services such as distance learning and telemedicine. Presenters will provide an overview of the USDA programs available to support telecommunications and broadband infrastructure development and improvement, as well as…

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Added by MAPP on November 22, 2013 at 11:59am — No Comments

NACCHO Annual 2014 Call for Sharing Session Abstracts!

NACCHO Annual 2014 Theme and Session Tracks Announced

"The New Era of Public Health: Science, Innovation, and Policy"

The NACCHO Annual Conference Workgroup seeks sharing session abstracts for the NACCHO Annual 2014 Conference, set for July 9–11, in Atlanta. This year's theme"The New Era of Public Health: Science, Innovation, and Policy" will…

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Added by MAPP on November 22, 2013 at 11:16am — No Comments

University of Kentucky Models of Collaboration

The University of Kentucky has a new study to identify, compare and contrast exceptional models of collaboration. The Executive Summary can be found HERE. They are seeking nominations for “outstanding partnership focused on improving community health.” If there is a partnership that you would like to nominate, the nomination form can be found…

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Added by MAPP on November 18, 2013 at 3:39pm — No Comments

Community Health Assessment (CHA) Report by CDC

Effective planning and decision-making for improving the health of a community requires good information about current health status and factors that will influence that health status. This document identifies the metrics -- the population health outcomes and important risk and protective factors -- that, when taken together, can describe the health of a community and drive action. Selection of these metrics reflects the weight of professional and academic judgment…

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Added by MAPP on November 18, 2013 at 3:34pm — No Comments

RFA For Health Impact Assessment (HIA)

NACCHO seeks to advance the practice of HIA among local health departments. Through support from the CDC, two to three selected awardees will be provided technical assistance and funding to complete an HIA related to a transportation, land use, or housing project, plan, or proposal. The project period will be from January to June 2014.

An informational call will be held Tuesday, November 19th from 2:00 – 3:00 PM ET.…

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Added by MAPP on November 11, 2013 at 3:52pm — No Comments

2014 Active Living Research (ALR) Annual Conference

Active Living Research is hosting its 11th annual conference in San Diego, March 9—12, 2014. The theme of the 2014 conference, Niche to Norm, recognizes the importance of advancing active living from an emerging research field with limited results and impact to well-accepted findings that regularly guide decision-making across sectors to create more active communities. The ALR conference is an opportunity to hear the latest evidence on policy…

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Added by MAPP on November 11, 2013 at 3:51pm — No Comments

Upcoming Webinar: Measuring a Life Course Approach to MCH: The AMCHP Life Course Metrics Project and Final Set of Indicators

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

2:00 - 3:00pm EST

In October 2013, AMCHP released a final set of life course indicators as the culminating product of a year-long effort to identify and promote standardized indicators to measure progress using the life course approach to improve maternal and child health (MCH). A National Expert Panel guided this work, and the selection of the…

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Added by MAPP on November 11, 2013 at 3:49pm — No Comments

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