Metro Washington Public Health Association

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Join @theNAMedicine and @PublicHealth for a free webinar on 11/18 that will provide updates on #COVID19 vaccine developm...
11/18/2020
Responding to COVID-19: A Science-Based Approach

Join @theNAMedicine and @PublicHealth for a free webinar on 11/18 that will provide updates on #COVID19 vaccine development, approval, allocation and distribution: https://www.covid19conversations.org/ #COVID19Conversations

Brought to you by the American Public Health Association and the National Academy of Medicine, this webinar series is exploring the state of the science surrounding the current outbreak of COVID-19 in the United States and globally, with a focus on the emerging evidence on how to best mitigate its i...

11/16/2020

Is your organization doing something for Public Health Thank You Day? Let us know! #PHTYD

For all my entrepreneurial public health peeps.
03/02/2017
Vanessa

For all my entrepreneurial public health peeps.

P2Health Ventures, the nation’s first venture fund investing in Public Health Tech, wants to hear from you. With increased investment and innovation into digital health, we would like to highlight entrepreneurial opportunities that target the Medicaid marketplace. But we need your help in identifying barriers to growth and innovation so that we can work towards reducing or removing them. Please take a moment to fill out this 15 minute survey:

AIDS United | Job Opportunities
06/01/2015
AIDS United | Job Opportunities

AIDS United | Job Opportunities

AIDS United does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, physical or mental disability and any other categories protected by applicab

It's the first day for National Public Health Week.
04/07/2014
Home | NPHW

It's the first day for National Public Health Week.

Since 1995, when the first full week of April was declared National Public Health Week (NPHW), communities across the United States have observed NPHW as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation.

CVS is going to stop selling tobacco. Can we get a national policy to not lock up the condoms?
02/05/2014
CVS calls it quits: No more tobacco products

CVS is going to stop selling tobacco. Can we get a national policy to not lock up the condoms?

WASHINGTON CVS has announced it will no longer sell tobacco products in its 7,000 pharmacies beginning in October. That's $1.5 billion in sales annually, but CVS officials said selling cigarettes while

Today is the Great American Smokeout!
11/21/2013
Great American Smokeout

Today is the Great American Smokeout!

The American Cancer Society is encouraging smokers to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking with The Great American Smokeout.

08/19/2013
American Public Health Association

Anyone interested?

CDC is looking for people to appear in an ad campaign about the health effects of smoking cigarettes. Will pay $$2,500 + travel expenses if selected. Are you a former smoker?http://www.ama-assn.org/resources/doc/public-health/cdc-ad-campaign-recruitment.pdf

10/17/2012
Coming Home and Building Community: Re-Entry Into Society

Coming Home and Building Community:

Re-Entry Into Society

Saturday, October 20, 2012

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Stoddert Terrace - Fort Dupont Community Center

155 Ridge Road SE, DC 20019

This workshop will use theater and hands-on research to identify resources to help people re-enter the community after serving time.

Through a collective performance we will be able to:

· Identify resources in the community for ex-offenders and our families.

· Advocate and support ex-offenders in our community.

· Organize and take action on incarceration and re-entry.

Light lunch available for everyone registered.
REGISTER on EVENTBRITE http://reentryworkshop.eventbrite.com/
or by email or phone:

202-994-3623 or [email protected]

Take Metro to Minnesota Ave. Station (Orange Line), followed by the U5 bus towards Mayfair/Marshall Heights/Lincoln Heights to the intersection of Ridge Road and C Street SE.

Drive down Minnesota Ave. SE towards Pa. Ave. Turn left at Ridge Road. Go up the hill several blocks. The Community Center is next to the bus stop on the right side. Free street parking.
Sponsored by the Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association (MWPHA) and the
Stoddert Terrace - Fort Dupont Residents’ Council with Promethean Community

Coming Home and Building Community: Re-Entry Into Society HOLD THE DATE: Saturday, October 20, 2012 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Stoddert Terrace - Fort Dupont Community Center 155 Ridge Road SE, DC 20019 This workshop will use theater and hands-on research to identify resources to help ...

09/13/2012
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Health Disparities Committee Update

As part of our continuing series of workshops on
stigma and HIV we will co-sponsor:

• a talk on HIV on October 11th at the Lockridge/Bellevue Library (6:30pm, 115 Atlantic St SW DC)

• a workshop on incarceration with the residents of the Stoddert Terrace public housing development (tentative date is October 20th)

Join our planning meetings:

• Thursday, September 13, 6:30-8:30pm at Stoddert Terrace Community Center, 155 Ridge Rd SE DC

• Wednesday, September 19, 6:30 - 8:30pm, place to be announced

The Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association (MWPHA) is dedicated to protecting personal, public, and environmental health in the Metropolitan Washington area.

06/06/2012

Welcome new friends!

01/20/2012
KLB: Consider me John Doe

Watch this powerful video on HIV stigma.

twitter.com/kenlikebarbie continuing the conversation & addressing the stigma surrounding HIV. Stay with it, its lengthy, but the message i believe is one th...

01/11/2012
International AIDS Conference Community Abstract Mentoring Program

Do you want to learn more about AIDS 2012 the International AIDS Conference? Come to our info session on 1.12

Former MWPHA Governing Councilor Maranda Ward will speak to MWPHA members and friends about the upcoming International AIDS Conference, AIDS 2012, taking place in DC. She will provide an overview of the conference along with a workshop on submitting a succesful abstract for the conference. From...

12/20/2011

MWPHA Stigma Workshop Planning Committee Wed. Jan. 4
6:30-8:30pm, Watha Daniel - Shaw Library, Conference Room 2
7th & Rhode Island Ave NW- HU/Shaw Metro Station (Green Line) contact [email protected]

11/11/2011

Are you at the USCA Conference on AIDS? Leave a message so we can meet up.

09/27/2011

Dr. Pappas speaking on racial differences in HIV transmission rates. Reccomends 100% condom use in MSM comunity. Join us at the Reeves Center now!

Please join us on April 12, 2011 for the Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association’s 2011 Annual Meeting “Workin...
04/08/2011
MWPHA 2011 Annual Meeting

Please join us on April 12, 2011 for the Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association’s 2011 Annual Meeting “Working towards a Healthier Generation: The Implementation of Health Reform” from 8:30am to 4pm at the George Washington University Marvin Center. For more information and to register please visit http://mwpha.wordpress.com

The Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association, an affiliate of the American Public Health Association, promotes public health by providing information and education about public health issues and practices for both public health professionals and the community at large. The conference theme

04/04/2011

Are you registered for the annual meeting? Visit mwpha.wordpress.com to register!!!

03/22/2011
MWPHA 2011 Annual Meeting

Who is Sara Rosenbaum, J.D.? To find out visit http://mwpha.wordpress.com

The Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association, an affiliate of the American Public Health Association, promotes public health by providing information and education about public health issues and practices for both public health professionals and the community at large. The conference theme

Save the Date: Next Annual Meeting April 12th. Registration Opens Feb 25th!
02/19/2011

Save the Date: Next Annual Meeting April 12th. Registration Opens Feb 25th!

Wednesday, March 3, 2010What's On Your Plate: Are Today's Food Policies Making You Sick?MWPHA’s Public Health Leadership...
02/05/2011

Wednesday, March 3, 2010
What's On Your Plate: Are Today's Food Policies Making You Sick?
MWPHA’s Public Health Leadership Roundtable Series

pictures taken by Kafui

April 2, 2010 - MWPHA Annual MeetingThe Future of Public Health Leadership: Where Passion Meets Action
02/05/2011

April 2, 2010 - MWPHA Annual Meeting
The Future of Public Health Leadership: Where Passion Meets Action

Pictures taken by Kafui Doe

Friday, April 2, 2010

*8:30am-5pm*

KFF Barbara Jordan Conference Center

1330 G St NW Washington, DC 20004
Walking Distance from the Metro Center Station


*Keynote Speaker*

*Shavon Arline, MPH, Health Programs Director, NAACP HQ*

MWPHA Fall Social 2010
02/05/2011

MWPHA Fall Social 2010

pictures taken by Kafui Doe

02/04/2011

2011-2014 Nominations are Now Open! The following positions are open: President, Vice-President, 2 At-Large Members. Please email Sarah Jackson at [email protected] to express your interest in serving on the council, or to nominate a colleague or friend

02/02/2011

SAVE THE DATE: Next Annual Meeting Tuesday, April 12th 2011!!!

MWPHA/MAPHTC - Jan 22nd Workshop@ George Washington Hospital (Foggy Bottom Metro)- 900 23rd St. NW DC – Room 6116 - Enga...
12/22/2010
MidAtlantic Public Health Training Center | Home

MWPHA/MAPHTC - Jan 22nd [email protected] George Washington Hospital (Foggy Bottom Metro)- 900 23rd St. NW DC – Room 6116 - Engaging Activists Across Boundaries: Tools for Social Action Now- Registration: 10:30 am. Program: 11:00am to 3:00pm. Free – Lunch provided (must register in advance) Register online at www.jhsph.edu/maphtc Click on "Training and Events" and "Event Calendars" **First timers need to register AND ch

The MidAtlantic Public Health Training Center (MAPHTC), which was established in 2001 and is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), is a collaborative project of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the George Washington University School of Public H

12/20/2010

Immigration Workshop Planning Meeting Tonight!! December 20, 2010 @ 6-8pm- Shaw-Howard Library (1630 7th St. N.W). Please attend if you are interested in being a facilitator on the day or would just like to make some contributions. Please RSVP to Joy via email [email protected]

12/14/2010

Health Disparities Committee: Wed, Dec 15 -6:30pm Salvation Army SE 2300 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE-4 Blocks from the Anacostia Metro Rides from GW at 5:45pm and to Metro following the meeting…. Sat, Dec 18th Community Outreach in Ward 8 noon to 2pm (indoor location added-Alabama Ave Giant) Meet 11:30am at Wash Highlands Library 4037 South Capitol St SW rsvp [email protected].

11/14/2010

MWPHA Disparities Committee Meeting
Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: GWU Ross Hall, 2300 I St NW, Room to be announced
RSVP to: [email protected]

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