Updates

Viva CalleSJ -This Weekend!

 Sep 21, 2018

 

 

September 23, 2018 Walk, Skate, Bike And Play! Open Streets In San Jose! Viva CalleSJ is a free program that temporarily closes miles of San Jose streets to bring communities together to walk, bike, skate, play, and explore the city like never before. Each year's event opens upwards of six miles of streets, through some of San Jose's most iconic neighborhoods for people to come out and play for the day! https://www.vivacallesj.org/ ..

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2018-2019 COAST Graduate Student Research Award program.

 Sep 21, 2018

 

 

We want to draw your attention to the following call for applications for the AY 2018-2019 COAST Graduate Student Research Award program. COAST Mission: COAST promotes research and education to advance our knowledge of marine and coastal resources and the processes that affect them and disseminates scientific information to stakeholders for the development of responsible policy statewide. The scope of COAST includes The open and coastal ocean; Coastal zones (bays, estuaries, beaches); Coastal watersheds: there must be clear and direct linkages between the organism, material or process in the watershed and the coast or ocean (e.g., anadromous fish, surface and groundwater flow, water quality). Work supported by COAST is NOT limited to California. Please visit the COAST about (https://www2.calstate.edu/impact-of-the-csu/research/coast/about/Pages/about.aspx) page for more information. Funding Available: CSU graduate students engaged in marine, estuarin ..

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Suicide Prevention Policies to Gov. Brown

 Sep 17, 2018

 

 

From our Community Partner: https://govapps.gov.ca.gov/gov39mail/index.php. In the section "PLEASE CHOOSE YOUR SUBJECT," scroll to and select the appropriate bill number, e.g., AB 1436. Your message should be brief, indicating that the bill is needed and will be beneficial in preventing suicide or improving mental health treatment. AB 1436 (Levine) Clinician Suicide Prevention Training: Requires six hours of suicide assessment and intervention training for clinicians licensed by the Board of Behavioral Sciences. (The passage of AB 1436 has been worked on since 2013. One key to the current effort is that the licensing body, the Board of Behavioral Sciences, unanimously voted to support this legislation prior to hearings.) AB2639 (Berman) Pupil Suicide Prevention Policies: California Department of Education is to identify one or more evidence-based suicide prevention trainings that  ..

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Free Events for Families in Santa Cruz

 Sep 07, 2018

 

 

https://www.bookshopsantacruz.com/kids-events Mariam Gates This Moment Is Your Life (and So Is This One) Thursday, September 20th, at 4:00 pm Bookshop welcomes Mariam Gates for a discussion and signing of her new book,This Moment is Your Life (and So Is This One). This illustrated guide for teens and tweens offers an engaging introduction to yoga, meditation, and mindfulness. With examples relevant to the modern teen and fun full-color illustrations lining the pages,This Moment Is Your Life (and So Is This One) provides easy solutions for managing stressful situations, minimizing distracting thoughts, and incorporating mindfulness into your daily routine.This is a FREE event at Bookshop Santa Cruz.Details here (http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0017SLo39KpQvrc-o9uEknEOYGAwUiYC49-XGRSa8TvPAlSiv327DVr8spEYmPw3BqcmEJkX04io4b4 ..

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Webinar: Marijuana-Focused Media Campaigns

 Aug 27, 2018

 

 

Join us for Part 4 of the Marijuana Policy Webinar Series: Marijuana-Focused Media Campaigns Tuesday, September 18 | 2:30-4:00pm ET Marijuana-focused mass media campaigns of the past focused solely on discouraging initiation and ongoing use. However, with a growing number of states legalizing marijuana for adult recreational use, both the messaging and tone of campaigns has changed.Join us for the fourth RTI Case Studies in Marijuana Policy webinar to learn about the marijuana-focused mass media campaigns of Colorado, Washington and Oregon. The 1.5 hour-long webinar (with Q&A) will be moderated by RTI expert Jane Allen.We will discuss: How states allocate funding for marijuana-focused campaigns Campaign audiences, and how communication goals differ by audience Use of formative research to develop messaging, and the degree to which other states can build from this body of work Factors influencing media channels What is known ab ..

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Vive Calle SJ!

 Jul 24, 2018

 

 

Coming in September to San Jose https://www.vivacallesj.org  ..

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SOPHE WEBINAR: ​Exploring Potential Collaborative Efforts to Ignite Impact in Health Education

 Jul 20, 2018

 

 

Exploring Potential Collaborative Efforts to Ignite Impact in Health Education (http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001w_2HcRoXl9kN5sj8GHkPdPpc0Bw6TXXo7DNYxGV0J_TUibDtAarz7TYbsmcZ3MiaWmWJkF3OtObgyXPFiln8Bg5PLse7a90H-BI-Jul_I2YllUVA7UPM7bweKnPum4emuRA8qerlPiruW35gBiLCrsaB2awHYUrUZmEfIsGtGzuJ7dT9xhZef88BHATwTo69R6_QehIi1Xs=&c=aM6ce3Ms1wh7m4k4M9dITV5NdQUgBVHS2mXg8n_j5moTJdS1l_Rdew==&ch=JQd9hHtjCBss5O3gDfyvyjWjBFfQDqOk6s00nerUzM9NGOXBKrEmuQ==) Thursday, July 26, 2018 | 2 :00 p.m. -3:00 p.m. EDT Many entities are committed to health education and promotion including government agencies, professional associations, community-based organizations, and academic institutions including the Cooperative Extension System. They often share similar goals while building sustainable programs that can have a significant impact on the health of the community. Rather than view each other as competitors while trying to implement public health initiatives, these entities can engage in collab ..

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SOPHE Webinar: The Emotional Life of Patients with Chronic Diseases: A Framework for Health Promotion Strategies

 Jul 20, 2018

 

 

The Emotional Life of Patients with Chronic Diseases: A Framework for Health Promotion Strategies (http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001w_2HcRoXl9kN5sj8GHkPdPpc0Bw6TXXo7DNYxGV0J_TUibDtAarz7TYbsmcZ3MiaF3e_kKwPnzFfq1ugSy-W29HDAmC5W1bv0j8ma9v9jdxMNSITWhkzkl1PElTQQy5wti1vmKslT3IcDVDEVLT0bot71jF8nfXtA2tGvU2ars_2gGBNgzuDXmpDaGudTwVNXukniq-Clms=&c=aM6ce3Ms1wh7m4k4M9dITV5NdQUgBVHS2mXg8n_j5moTJdS1l_Rdew==&ch=JQd9hHtjCBss5O3gDfyvyjWjBFfQDqOk6s00nerUzM9NGOXBKrEmuQ==) Tuesday, July 24, 2018 | 2 :00 p.m. -3:00 p.m. EDT Being a patient with chronic disease is a physical and emotional experience, one that continually demands adjustments to cope with the inherent stress of being ill. The ability to recognize a patient's emotional health is a vital component of a healthcare professional's communication skills. Understanding the patient's emotional health leads to improved provider-patient relationships and health outcomes. Learning objective: Identify at least two peer-to- ..

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SurveyMonkey’s Free Virtual Summit for Nonprofits!

 Jun 20, 2018

 

 

SurveyMonkey Summit - June 28, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:30pm EDT Virtual event that may be of interest to Chapter executive board or your members: Attend SurveyMonkey’s Free Virtual Summit for Nonprofits! (https://nonprofitquarterly.us4.list-manage.com/track/click?u=322fdd736769904659c292327&id=de9f0266bf&e=09b30edc65) Come together with thought-leaders and discover new ways to streamline your grants, scholarship, and program management. https://apply.surveymonkey.com/summit-2018/?semsrc=npq.enewswire&utm_source=NPQ&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=apply_summit_2018  ..

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APHA Webinar: Climate Changes Health Equity

 Jun 15, 2018

 

 

APHA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are proud to present a live conversation on Climate Changes Health Equity (http://action.apha.org/site/R?i=OoNvtJ681xFl4JSdmgDv3A) on June 28 from 1:00–2:30 p.m. ET. During the webinar, you'll hear from speakers who are engaged in the fight for healthy communities, exploring strategies that address climate change and health inequities in the U.S. This webinar will bring to life the upcoming guidebookClimate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments, which aims to help local health departments deepen their engagement in the integration of climate change into public health practice. Climate Changes Health Equity June 28 from 1-2 p.m. ET Welcome: Natasha DeJarnett, PhD, MPH, Policy Analyst, Environmental Health, American Public Health Association Moderator: Linda Rudolph, MD, MPH, Director, Center for Climate Change & Health, Public Health Institute Presenters:  ..

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