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Webinar: Respecting and Responding to the needs of Communities of Color in the Research Space

 Mar 31, 2021

 

 

From SAGE Publications: https://go.qsrinternational.com/respecting-and-responding-communities-of-color Free Webinar: Respecting and Responding to the needs of Communities of Color in the Research Space This webinar is part of the Culturally Responsive Research Webinar Series presented by NVivo and SAGE Publications. This webinar will give strategies on implementation of culturally responsive research for communities of color. Presenter: Rasheeta Chandler, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN is an Assistant Professor at Emory University’s NHWSON. Dr. Chandler also holds a Visiting Professorship at the UCSF, CAPS. Her professional contributions have impacted health disparities in minority communities through research, pedagogy, and clinical practice. Her projects consider communication and technological modalities (e.g. advertising, social media) in exploration of the most effective milieu for improving health among y ..

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Clear the Vapor Conference

 Mar 31, 2021

 

 

https://www.parentsagainstvaping.org/conference Clear the Vapor Conference 2021: The Way Forward Register Now (https://www.parentsagainstvaping.org/conference-registration-form) Streaming Online April 7, 2021 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM EST Let's fight the youth vaping epidemic, together. Parents Against Vaping e-cigarettes, with the support of CVS Health, convenes experts and thought leaders to highlight the most pressing issues and actionable solutions for the youth vaping epidemic and the fight against Big Tobacco. PAVe's unique position as a communicator and translator of evidence means "Clear the Vapor" will be a highly informative and empowering conference intended for parents, educators, advocates, practitioners, and all who care about protecting our kids from the dangers of flavored e-cigare ..

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Webinar: Living with COPD and asthma: healthy lifestyle tips

 Mar 30, 2021

 

 

From Breathe California: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uKKQHflnSXahJwJRUnJuNg Living with COPD and asthma: healthy lifestyle tips Breathe California is co-hosting a special event with our friends at Alto Pharmacy and Balance and you’re invited! In this one hour session you’ll learn: ● Everyday tips for living with COPD and asthma as well as how to use inhalers correctly from Alto pharmacist Ashley Lee ● Practices to improve your quality of life -plus a 5 minute guided demo - from Balance meditation coach Ofosu Jones-Quartey Plus, we’ll share how you can gain access to free resources for improving your lung health. Can’t attend live? Register today and we’ll send out the recording after the webinar. Time Apr 7, 2021 10:00 AM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)  ..

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Virtual Events for All Ages with Barnes & Noble

 Mar 29, 2021

 

 

Virtual Events for All Ages with Barnes & Noble (https://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/virtual-events-for-all-ages-with-barnes-noble/) https://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/virtual-events-for-all-ages-with-barnes-noble/?dpid=tds3rjqdu&mi_ecmp=d7952c8f-c6d1-4e82-84b9-befbb6f814b4&sourceId=L000032730&sid=OOC&st=EML&2sid=210328_FF_OOC_UPCOMING_EVENTS&mi_u=e6e3cbb6-b07e-5b23-b83f-82eb3701c7ee&hConversionEventId=AQEAAZQF2gAmdjYwMDAwMDE3OC03OWZlLTk1YWItOWE0Yi00ZGY0YmJlNWJmMzDaACRkNzk1MmM4Zi1jNmQxLTRlODItMDAwMC0wMjFlZjNhMGJjY2XaACRjY2Q1MzI5OC1jNjI4LTRkMTctYmYyMC0xZjYzNjhjNzRlZTg1kma8WPB6Rg4T8MvgkLxliYfiiHIqtZlJ84aVTqAmvQ ..

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Webinar: I COVID QUIT: Real people; Real Stories; New Campaign

 Mar 27, 2021

 

 

I COVID QUIT: Real people; Real Stories; New Campaign Wed, Mar 31, 2021 1:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM PDT) https://globalmeetwebinar.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1441012&tp_key=ecc72f4e06&sti=100p I COVID QUIT: Real people; Real Stories; New Campaign Dear Colleagues,Thank you for registering for the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center's (https://smokingcessationleadership.ucsf.edu/)live webinar, I COVID QUIT: Real people; Real Stories; New Campaign hosted by SCLC, on Wed, Mar 31, 2021 1:00 PM EDT. Webinar Objectives By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to: Examine tobacco's deadly toll on the behavioral health population, for behavioral health providers and other stakeholders Demonstrate the SCLC’s new “I COVID QUIT” social media campaign, as a new resource to help motivate smokers to quit Analyze the impact COVID has had on smoke ..

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Webinar: Indigeneity and Disability: Futures of Personhood, Care and Consent Registration

 Mar 27, 2021

 

 

https://cwru.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rPrFKyQmQmSodK-MpLoMTA?_x_zm_rtaid=RW2QXawhQeK2ytEk3wefCw.1616907720215.f7fd6752940b0ea626e78b28266ed89b&_x_zm_rhtaid=523 Indigeneity and Disability: Futures of Personhood, Care and Consent Registration Indigeneity and Disability: Futures of Personhood, Care and Consent What dreams for the world whisper through the cracks of this world that is breaking? This event brings together Ella Callow, Jen Deerinwater, Juliet McMullin, AM Kanngieser, and Petra Kuppers, with panel facilitator Marina Tsaplina, to delve into how the embodied realities and analytics of both indigeneity and disability open political, cultural, medical and spiritual imaginaries about body, land, practices of care and consent. The breadth and depth of these influential scholars, artists, cultural/political organizers and researchers will anchor the uprising of white nationalism that culminated in  ..

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Assessing Cessation Coverage in Health Plans: Lessons Learned in Kansas and Missouri

 Mar 27, 2021

 

 

From American Lung Association https://globalmeet.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1432678&tp_key=33817e809f Assessing Cessation Coverage in Health Plans: Lessons Learned in Kansas and Missouri Tue, Mar 30, 2021 1:00 PM CDT (11:00 AM PDT) ..

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Remote Cultures Conversations: How the emergence of a vaccine provokes urgent collaborations in the arts and public health

 Mar 22, 2021

 

 

FYI-Webinar Remote Cultures Conversations: How the emergence of a vaccine provokes urgent collaborations in the arts and public health The discussion will center on strategic partnerships between artists and public health professionals, particularly how they can collaborate across sectors in vaccine-related health communication efforts. Time Mar 23, 2021 02:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada) https://ufl.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9qwyEkxuRQSyCJsXkmVMVQ?utm_source=UF+Center+for+Arts+in+Medicine+Newsletter&utm_campaign=ff57bd7405-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_11_08_10_05_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_048582c1ae-ff57bd7405-15917179  ..

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World TB Day Webinar

 Mar 21, 2021

 

 

From UCSF World TB Day Webinar Registration Ends: Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 9:00am Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm Pacific Daylight Time Description: Curry International Tuberculosis Center (CITC) and the UCSF Center for Tuberculosis will co-host the World TB Day Webinar. The event will feature presentations from international leaders in TB research and policymaking and will focus on exciting UCSF research advances and preview upcoming programs. We will briefly report on highlights from the World TB Day event in London as a continuation of our longstanding trans-Atlantic partnership. https://www.currytbcenter.ucsf.edu/trainings/world-tb-day-webinar?mc_cid=485f623508&mc_eid=f5a7091f34 ..

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SOPHE Condemns Violence Against the Asian-Pacific Community

 Mar 20, 2021

 

 

From National SOPHE (and in Agreement with Northern California SOPHE) SOPHE Condemns Violence Against the Asian-Pacific Community Washington, DC - March 19, 2021 - The Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE (http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j2eUjBRlKMUUvSXIbZmvnhK1pNkOr_WGSLKtsezbL9esSAgQo6aWXFMzxMeWytLinFxVgF4QpIYzd_u9Gv0iO6UBVBPQMdgDDYiPV_4I0dbZbbe6tZ5a0ogr9wREpm5SsfQBkO-VZQo=&c=wUm45hDu0XEwdF54BXC1fxH2skeombz-5VmrGuWnpAWGJt-bn7WDpg==&ch=R_25HtgqGiH1_XdeUDBhtXgHLcddBTtrhvaDNMs1kC-4ET7qrajLMA==)) stands in mourning and solidarity with the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, following murders of eight people this week in Georgia, six of whom were Asian women. We are deeply saddened by these tragic deaths and offer condolences to the victims’ families, co-workers, and colleagues. Although facts and motive in the case are still under investigation, these murders follow a year of confirmed escalating attacks, racism, discrimination, ne ..

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