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Get the latest public health news right here! We post our quarterly newsletters, monthly quick hits on relevant topics, and other important news from across NMCPHC.

June's "Case Finding for Medical Event Reporting" - News and Tips for the DRSi User
This month's Reporter and webinar focuses on "Case Finding for Medical Event Reporting" providing guidance on identifying different means for finding potential reportable medical events.  Have a better understanding of how to actually implement these methods as part of your surveillance and the strengths and limitations for each. Dial-in and DCS link information to the webinar, scheduled for June 26th can be found in the Reporter by clicking here.
Whats New In Public Health - June 2018
Check out what's new in military public health with updates from NMCPHC.
 
NMCPHC Updates
  • Men’s Health Toolbox
  • Quick Hit – April Showers Bring May Flowers…and Mosquitoes
  • Syphilis Fact Sheet
  • DRSi Newsletter – The Reporter
Public Health in the News
  • NECE’s Project Sea Raven Delivers Cutting-Edge Pathogen Detection
  • Technology to the Fleet
  • Large-Scale Exercise Test Norfolk Naval Shipyard’s Ability to Prepare for, Respond to Major Hurricane
  • Years in the Making: How the Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease can be Reduced
NMCPHC Upcoming Training & Conferences
  • June 11– 29: Health Promotion and Wellness (HPW) Trainings
  • June 19 – 22 & June 26 – 29: Spirometry Training Course
  • June 29: DRSi Webinar – Case Finding for Medical Event Reporting
  • June 18 – 22: DOEHRS-IH Training
  • July 16 – 20: Exposure Monitoring Course 
     

...and much more! Read the full June 2018 edition of What's New in Public Health

NMCPHC Command Newsletter - Spring 2018 Edition

We are pleased to share the latest edition of the NMCPHC Command newsletter. This edition addresses a variety of public health topics and programs.

Included articles:

  • The Navy and Marine Corps Center Public Health Conference Returns
  • Public Health Center Contributes to Community Preventive Services Task Force Annual Report to Congress
  • EpiData Center Launches Web-based Interactive Surveillance Dashboard
  • NAVAIR Summit Steers Public Health Center Analytic experts to Predictive Health Strategy for Naval Aviators

... and more! Click Here to read the full newsletter.

April Showers Bring May Flowers...and Mosquitoes

The month of May brings the beginning of mosquito season in many locations making it a great time to revisit your mosquito bite and disease prevention plans. Click here to check out this month's Quick Hit to learn what you need to know about mosquitoes, bite prevention and where to go for more information.

NOTE: For optimal viewing, open this link in Google Chrome or download the PDF within DVIDS.  When using the download option, you must login to DVIDS first (from their homepage), then download the document.

What's New in Public Health – May 2018
Check out what's new in military public health with updates from NMCPHC.
 
NMCPHC UPDATES:
  • Physical Fitness Toolbox
  • Quick Hit – Interact with Your Health
  • HPW Infographic – Take the Pressure Off
PUBLIC HEALTH IN THE NEWS:
  • Public Health Center Launches Online Chronic Condition Library
  • Sexual Health: Be Safe! Be Smart! Be Informed!
  • Navy Audiologist Contributes to Pacific Partnership
EDUCATION & TRAINING:
  • Health Promotion and Wellness (HPW) Trainings
  • May 15 – 18 & June 5 – 8: Spirometry Training Course
  • May 29: DRSi Webinar – ESSENCE v5 Demo
...and much more! Read the full May 2018 edition of What's New in Public Health here: https://www.dvidshub.net/publication/issues/40959

NOTE: For optimal viewing, open this link in Google Chrome or download the PDF within DVIDS. When using the download option, you must login to DVIDS first (from their homepage), then download the document.
Public Health Center Launches Chronic Condition Library
Press Release on the Chronic Condition Health Education Toolbox.
 
View Press Release by clicking here.
April's "The Reporter" - News and Tips for the DRSi User
This month's Reporter and webinar focuses on "Heat Injury Surveillance and Reporting" describing how to identify reportable heat injuries. Learn what are the critical elements for successful reporting in DRSi and how the data are ultimately used.  Dial-in and DCS link information to the webinar, scheduled for April 24th can be found in the Reporter by "clicking here".
What's New in Public Health – April 2018

Check out what's new in military public health with updates from NMCPHC.

NMCPHC UPDATES:

*Sexual Health Toolbox

*Chronic Condition Health Education Toolbox

*DOEHRS-IH Environmental Health Module Instructions

 

PUBLIC HEALTH IN THE NEWS:

*Public Health Center Contributes to Community Preventive Services Task Force Annual Report of Congress

*Sailors Employ Preventive Medicine to Save Lives in Honduras

*Now Hear This: A U.S. Navy Audiologist in the Federated States of Micronesia

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING:

*Health Promotion and Wellness (HPW) Trainings

*April 10 – 13 & May 15 – 18: Spirometry Training Course

*April 16 – 20 & April 30 – May 4: DOEHRS-IH Training

 

...and much more! Read the full April 2018 edition of What's New in Public Health here:

https://www.dvidshub.net/publication/issues/39993

 

NOTE: For optimal viewing, open this link in Google Chrome or download the PDF within DVIDS.  When using the download option, you must login to DVIDS first (from their homepage), then download the document.

What's New in Public Health - March 2018

Check out what's new in military public health with updates from NMCPHC.

NMCPHC UPDATES:

*Annual Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Conference

*Healthy Eating Toolbox

*NMCPHC Workplace Health Risk Assessment (HRA) – What You Need to Know

PUBLIC HEALTH IN THE NEWS:

*Navy Medicine Draws from the Past to Outline the Future of Battlefield Medical Care

*Focus on Prevention…Not the Cure for Heart Disease

*Blasts and Brain Health

EDUCATION & TRAINING:

*March 13 – 16: Spirometry Training Course

*March 20 – 22: Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Conference

...and much more! Read the full March 2018 edition of What's New in Public Health here.

March's "The Reporter" - News and Tips for the DRSi User
This month's Reporter and webinar focuses on "Lab Tests-Education and Interpretation" describing types of lab tests, the results, their purpose, and what they tell the lab. Also interpretations of results, why some are, and some are not reportable (PCR E. Coli, IgG/M Pertussis). Dial-in and DCS link information to the webinar, scheduled for March 27th, can be found in the Reporter by clicking here.
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