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Public Health 3.0 Moving Health Forward
Join the Pennsylvania Department of Health and Partner Organizations for a conversation about how various sectors at the community- and state-level can collaborate to improve health outcomes in a time of uncertainty and limited resources. The meeting will be held
Monday, March 27th
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Penn State Schuylkill
200 University Drive
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972
Lunch will be served. To register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Schuyl
For questions contact: Stephanie Rovito at firstname.lastname@example.org
Reach the Unscreened This Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
This Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, check out the 80% by 2018 Communications Guidebook: Recommended Messaging to Reach the Unscreened. Using new market research from the American Cancer Society, it is designed to help educate, empower, and mobilize key audiences who are not getting screened for colorectal cancer. It includes templates, tools, and customized resources to reach unscreened audiences.
LGBT Health Awareness Week
National LGBT Awareness Week is March 27-31, 2017 and is designed to promote LGBT health and bring awareness to the unique health care needs of the LGBT community. The National LGBT Health Education Center has a variety of posters and brochures that can help, including Do Ask, Do Tell, New SO/GI Questions, and Do It Daily. The site also offers 30 on-demand webinars that offer free CME/CEU credit.
Community Volunteers in Medicine (West Chester) was recently highlighted in a newspaper article which highlighted concerns with ending ACA coverage. http://www.philly.com/philly/business/Worries-about-the-end-of-the-Affordable-Care-Act-in-Chester-County.html