Center supports state and local agencies during H1N1 outbreak
North Carolina Center for Public Health Preparedness (NCCPHP) provided
assistance to state and local agencies responding to the Influenza A
H1N1 “swine flu” outbreak in April and May 2009.
To provide just-in-time information about this emerging
disease, NCCPHP developed new influenza training materials and made
them available online for immediate public use. More...
Nurse Clinician Training is now online
The long-standing continuing education course STD Nurse
Clinician Training course is now available online. The revised course
offers students the opportunity to learn at their own pace without having
to travel to an off-site location in pursuit of quality training. The
first offering began May 11. More...
Team Epi-Aid volunteers
Margaret Adgent (left) and Kim Angelon-Gaetz assist with the flu
response at North Carolina's Public Health Command Center.
book offers management lessons to public health professionals
1983 Ken Blanchard captured the business world’s attention with
a small book called The One-Minute Manager.
A new book from the North Carolina Institute for Public
Health, Managing the Public Health Enterprise, promises similar to-the-point
lessons for public health managers and others in related professions. More...
success on the road to combating obesity
Each year the new cohort of the Management Academy for Public
Health (MAPH) welcomes teams from local health departments eager to use
their business lessons to solve a community health problem. A Wilkes County,
North Carolina, team developed “Y on Wheels”, a childhood obesity
prevention program for under-served Latino children. More...
to NC public health practitioners threatened
In recent communiqués to key stakeholders,
Steve Hicks, director of the Office of Continuing Education, and Monecia
Thomas, the director of the Management Academy for Public Health, described
changes in their programs due to budget cuts. More...
North Carolina Institute for Public Health
School of Global Public Health
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Campus Box 8165
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8165
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