Below is a listing of no-cost webinars that may be of interest to Healthy Pima members and others who advocate for a healthier Pima County for. Everyone. Everywhere. Everyday.
Building Healthy, Equitable Communities Series
What are the elements of a healthy and equitable community? How do we create conditions in which all children and families can thrive? This series will discuss how law and policy coupled with community power can catalyze new opportunities for everyone to achieve their full health potential.
This publicly accessible series offers 6 strategic trainings—each including a blog post, a webinar, and an interactive expert panel—examining a range of topics from food systems to the built environment to preemption.
Monthly Together 2 Goal webinars feature speakers from leading health organizations delivering best practicesand resources for improving care and outcomes for patients with diabetes. Each webinar focuses on a different topic.
Third Thursday of every month.
View upcoming and past webinars at: Together 2 Goal
Rural-Urban Differences in Delivery Systems for Population Health Activities
This study examines local health systems in both urban and rural communities to better understand how and why differences across communities exist. Using a retrospective design based on a national sample of communities from the 2016 National Longitudinal Survey of Public Health Systems (NLSPHS), the researchers formed a three-tiered measure of public health system quality: comprehensive, conventional, and limited. Initial findings indicate that differences between rural and urban systems persist even when accounting for variables known to drive system quality.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The Intersection of Transphobia and Sexual Violence
This hour and a half webinar will explore how transphobia can lead to sexual violence, how to challenge transphobia, and ways to be a better ally to the trans community.
- Transphobia is hatred and fear of transgender individuals due to cissexist and heterosexist norms in our society. Due to high levels of transphobia, transgender individuals face much higher rates of assault, murder, and sexual violence than their cisgender counterparts. In fact, 47% of transgender individuals have experienced sexual violence in their lives.
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Diversifying the Health Workforce for an Equitable Future Featuring the National Hispanic Medical Association
This webinar will highlight strategies to diversify the health workforce in order to create a more equitable future for all. Presenters will share their experiences, recommendations, and tools for increasing the diversity of the health workforce to meet the needs of communities of color, thereby allowing for a more positive and equitable future.
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Using Data Effectively for Advancing Team-Based Care
In this 90-minute webinar, CEO (Melissa Stratman) will cover key operational and quality metrics that are used increasingly at the Care Team Level to guide decisions and help influence workflows and processes. Learn what a healthy, data–driven team looks like, learn some of the characteristics of these high performing teams and some steps to get you from here to there.
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
More than Tested, Empowered – Addressing Barriers to HCV Care Among People Who Use Drugs
The webinar will provide an update on the "More than Tested, Empowered" project that addresses barriers to hepatitis C care faced by individuals who use drugs. The webinar will include findings from surveys delivered to healthcare providers and suggested educational messaging to improve access to hepatitis C care. In addition, each partner will discuss their methods for integrating participants into their work. After the presentation, there will be time for questions and discussion
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Health and Human Services Partnership Success Story
This webinar will feature a success story. Beech Acres Parenting Center and The Mayerson Center for Safe and Healthy Children at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital have developed a unique, best-in-class partnership that is yielding very positive results. This partnership has not always been easy; it has taken intentional effort to develop a shared vision and collaborative goals. This journey has included honest and authentic communication, mutual accountability, and a tireless drive to achieve the strategic vision.
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Please note: This free webinar requires a quick log-in account.
Evidence at Your Fingertips: Tools to inform decision making
During this webinar, we’ll discuss questions such as what is evidence? what is its role in decision-making? and how might you include evidence in your strategy selection process to support local change? Then we’ll explore two resources that make research and evidence accessible to inform decision-making.
- What Works for Health provides an online menu of evidence-informed policies and programs that can make a difference locally.
- Streetsmart, a web-based tool, illuminates the relationships between transportation strategies and community improvement goals using the best evidence available.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Ohio Addiction Policy Inventory and Scorecard: Prevention, Treatment and Recovery
First in a series of inventories and scorecards analyzing Ohio’s policy response to the addiction crisis and outlining areas where the state could be more effective. The report focuses on the first three elements of a comprehensive response to addiction: prevention, treatment and recovery.
The webinar will include:
- The purpose and process of the HPIO Addiction Evidence Project
- The key findings in the addiction scorecard
- Summary of the policy inventory
- Description of evaluating the impact of Ohio’s policies and programs
- Brief recap of HPIO’s June 26 addiction forum roundtable discussions
Thursday, July 19, 2018