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Events on May 21, 2019
  • 2019 WPHA-WALHDAB Public Health Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 24, 2019 - 12:00 am
    Location: Wilderness Resort
    Description: Save the Date for the 2019 Annual Public Health Conference!<br>Make plans to join public health professionals from around the state at the 2019 Public Health Conference.<br><br>Today in Wisconsin and across the country, so much seems to be dividing us, from political parties to institutional racism to generational differences to geography. In public health, we also see a gap between direct services and the policies, systems, and environments that profoundly impact our ability to deliver effective programs and engage in evidence-based as well as innovative practices to optimize health. Without addressing the broader structural and systemic barriers to health, we risk leaving opportunities on the table to better serve our local communities, our state, and beyond. By building bridges among ourselves as public health professionals and across our work at all levels and throughout all sectors that impact health, we will increase our capacity to create sustainable and systematic changes to further improve health outcomes now and for years to come. <br><br>Conference Objectives:<br>•    Determine our role in changing policies at multiple levels to eliminate barriers and create opportunities for optimal health.<br>•    Analyze how systems affect health and examine our role in fostering system changes to achieve health equity. <br>•    Expand our role in advancing changes to the economic, social and physical environment to promote health. <br>Call for Posters - Share Your Program, Research or Project!<br>Submission deadline - April 12, 2019.<br><br>Submit your poster abstract for consideration today!<br><br>Rates:<br>Member - $50 Pre-Conference Only/ $275 Full Conference/ $175 One-Day Conference Pass<br>Retired and Student Members - $25 Pre-Conference Only/ $100 Full Conference/ $75 One-Day Conference Pass<br>Non-Member - $100 Pre-Conference Only/ $425 Full Conference/ $325 One-Day Conference Pass<br><br>Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration Now Open<br><a href="https://www.wpha.org/event/2019vendors&quot; id="ow861" __is_owner="true">Click here to learn more and register today!</a><br><br>Reserve Your Room Today!<br>Book early as the hotel is projecting to sell out! Rooms are available at the Glacier Canyon Lodge at the special group rate of $99 (State Per Diem Rate). To guarantee this rate, and to ensure a room will be available, reservations must be made by April 19, 2019. To make a reservation, please call 800-867-WILD. When making your reservation, tell the reservation agent that you are booking a room under WI Public Health Association - reservation #649971.
  • There’s an App for That: Increasing HPV Vaccination Rates
    Starts: 2:00 pm
    Ends: May 21, 2019 - 3:00 pm
    Description: <br>Join NAO for a webinar on the benefits of using the HPV Same Way Same Day app as a clinical training tool to increase HPV vaccination rates. Presenter Dr. Sharon Humiston, MPH, FAAP will discuss practice techniques to introduce and how to discuss the vaccine with parents and young patients, including those who may be hesitant to immunize. <br><br><br><a href="https://events-na5.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/951358841/en/events/event/shared/1480695977/event_landing.html?sco-id=2145773339&campaign-id=300&quot; id="ow250" __is_owner="true">Register for the Webinar</a>
  • STATE OF THE SCIENCE SUMMIT
    Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: May 21, 2019 - 9:00 pm
    Location: The Westin Milwaukee, 550 N Van Buren St, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Description: STATE OF THE SCIENCE SUMMIT:
    Breast Cancer

    Tuesday May 21, 2019 • 5-9 PM

    TOPICS OF DISCUSSION:
    LOCATION: PROGRAM CHAIR:
    • Management of HR+/HER2- Early Stage
    Disease: Escalation vs. De-Escalation
    • Updates in Metastatic HR+/HER2-
    • Monitoring Response with Blood Markers
    in Patients with Metastatic Breast Cancer
    • Locally Advanced HER2-Positive Breast
    Cancer
    • Novel Approaches for Metastatic Triple-
    Negative Breast Cancer
    • Peer Exchange: Q&A

    PRESENTERS:
    Christopher Chitambar, MD, FACP
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Mark Burkard, MD, PhD
    University of Wisconsin
    Carbone Cancer Center
    Yee Chung Cheng, MD
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Kari B. Wisinski, MD

    University of Wisconsin
    Carbone Cancer Center

    To register, please visit:
    http://www.onclive.com/meetings/soss

    Food and drinks will be served!
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Events on May 22, 2019
  • 2019 WPHA-WALHDAB Public Health Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 24, 2019 - 12:00 am
    Location: Wilderness Resort
    Description: Save the Date for the 2019 Annual Public Health Conference!<br>Make plans to join public health professionals from around the state at the 2019 Public Health Conference.<br><br>Today in Wisconsin and across the country, so much seems to be dividing us, from political parties to institutional racism to generational differences to geography. In public health, we also see a gap between direct services and the policies, systems, and environments that profoundly impact our ability to deliver effective programs and engage in evidence-based as well as innovative practices to optimize health. Without addressing the broader structural and systemic barriers to health, we risk leaving opportunities on the table to better serve our local communities, our state, and beyond. By building bridges among ourselves as public health professionals and across our work at all levels and throughout all sectors that impact health, we will increase our capacity to create sustainable and systematic changes to further improve health outcomes now and for years to come. <br><br>Conference Objectives:<br>•    Determine our role in changing policies at multiple levels to eliminate barriers and create opportunities for optimal health.<br>•    Analyze how systems affect health and examine our role in fostering system changes to achieve health equity. <br>•    Expand our role in advancing changes to the economic, social and physical environment to promote health. <br>Call for Posters - Share Your Program, Research or Project!<br>Submission deadline - April 12, 2019.<br><br>Submit your poster abstract for consideration today!<br><br>Rates:<br>Member - $50 Pre-Conference Only/ $275 Full Conference/ $175 One-Day Conference Pass<br>Retired and Student Members - $25 Pre-Conference Only/ $100 Full Conference/ $75 One-Day Conference Pass<br>Non-Member - $100 Pre-Conference Only/ $425 Full Conference/ $325 One-Day Conference Pass<br><br>Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration Now Open<br><a href="https://www.wpha.org/event/2019vendors&quot; id="ow861" __is_owner="true">Click here to learn more and register today!</a><br><br>Reserve Your Room Today!<br>Book early as the hotel is projecting to sell out! Rooms are available at the Glacier Canyon Lodge at the special group rate of $99 (State Per Diem Rate). To guarantee this rate, and to ensure a room will be available, reservations must be made by April 19, 2019. To make a reservation, please call 800-867-WILD. When making your reservation, tell the reservation agent that you are booking a room under WI Public Health Association - reservation #649971.
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Events on May 23, 2019
  • 2019 WPHA-WALHDAB Public Health Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 24, 2019 - 12:00 am
    Location: Wilderness Resort
    Description: Save the Date for the 2019 Annual Public Health Conference!<br>Make plans to join public health professionals from around the state at the 2019 Public Health Conference.<br><br>Today in Wisconsin and across the country, so much seems to be dividing us, from political parties to institutional racism to generational differences to geography. In public health, we also see a gap between direct services and the policies, systems, and environments that profoundly impact our ability to deliver effective programs and engage in evidence-based as well as innovative practices to optimize health. Without addressing the broader structural and systemic barriers to health, we risk leaving opportunities on the table to better serve our local communities, our state, and beyond. By building bridges among ourselves as public health professionals and across our work at all levels and throughout all sectors that impact health, we will increase our capacity to create sustainable and systematic changes to further improve health outcomes now and for years to come. <br><br>Conference Objectives:<br>•    Determine our role in changing policies at multiple levels to eliminate barriers and create opportunities for optimal health.<br>•    Analyze how systems affect health and examine our role in fostering system changes to achieve health equity. <br>•    Expand our role in advancing changes to the economic, social and physical environment to promote health. <br>Call for Posters - Share Your Program, Research or Project!<br>Submission deadline - April 12, 2019.<br><br>Submit your poster abstract for consideration today!<br><br>Rates:<br>Member - $50 Pre-Conference Only/ $275 Full Conference/ $175 One-Day Conference Pass<br>Retired and Student Members - $25 Pre-Conference Only/ $100 Full Conference/ $75 One-Day Conference Pass<br>Non-Member - $100 Pre-Conference Only/ $425 Full Conference/ $325 One-Day Conference Pass<br><br>Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration Now Open<br><a href="https://www.wpha.org/event/2019vendors&quot; id="ow861" __is_owner="true">Click here to learn more and register today!</a><br><br>Reserve Your Room Today!<br>Book early as the hotel is projecting to sell out! Rooms are available at the Glacier Canyon Lodge at the special group rate of $99 (State Per Diem Rate). To guarantee this rate, and to ensure a room will be available, reservations must be made by April 19, 2019. To make a reservation, please call 800-867-WILD. When making your reservation, tell the reservation agent that you are booking a room under WI Public Health Association - reservation #649971.
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Events on May 29, 2019
  • E-Cigarettes and Our Youth - Marshfield Clinic Health System
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: May 30, 2019 - 3:00 pm
    Location: UW - Eau Claire, Ojibwe Grand Ballroom, Room 330, Davies Student Center, 77 Roosevelt Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54702
    Description: America’s teens report a dramatic increase in their use of vaping devices in just a single year, with 37.3 percent of 12th graders reporting “any vaping” in the past 12 months, compared to just 27.8 percent in 2017 (1). In Wisconsin, rates of e-cigarette use have increased from 1.9% in 2012 to 20.1% in 2018 (2). Our communities are observing these trends.

    Join us at a one-day event to learn about:
    • Tobacco History & Trends
    • Youth Led Prevention Initiatives
    • Partnership for a Tobacco-Free Wisconsin
    • Question & Answer Panel and more…

    Presenters include:
    • American Lung Association
    • County Health Departments
    • Law Enforcement Agencies and more…

    Target Audience:
    Professionals, Human Services, Law Enforcement, Public Health and Prevention Professionals, School Administration and people who work with youth.

    Free to attend. Lunch is provided. Full agenda coming soon.

    Sources:
    1. Source: https://www.drugabuse.gov/news-events/news-releases/2018/12/teens-using-vaping-devices-in-record-numbers
    2. https://www.cuph.org/uploads/2/5/8/5/25855930/tobacco_facts_ youth_f.pdf


    Register by May 17: https://ntcforms.formstack.com/forms/ecigarettes_eauclaire
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Events on May 30, 2019
  • E-Cigarettes and Our Youth - Marshfield Clinic Health System
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: May 30, 2019 - 3:00 pm
    Location: UW - Eau Claire, Ojibwe Grand Ballroom, Room 330, Davies Student Center, 77 Roosevelt Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54702
    Description: America’s teens report a dramatic increase in their use of vaping devices in just a single year, with 37.3 percent of 12th graders reporting “any vaping” in the past 12 months, compared to just 27.8 percent in 2017 (1). In Wisconsin, rates of e-cigarette use have increased from 1.9% in 2012 to 20.1% in 2018 (2). Our communities are observing these trends.

    Join us at a one-day event to learn about:
    • Tobacco History & Trends
    • Youth Led Prevention Initiatives
    • Partnership for a Tobacco-Free Wisconsin
    • Question & Answer Panel and more…

    Presenters include:
    • American Lung Association
    • County Health Departments
    • Law Enforcement Agencies and more…

    Target Audience:
    Professionals, Human Services, Law Enforcement, Public Health and Prevention Professionals, School Administration and people who work with youth.

    Free to attend. Lunch is provided. Full agenda coming soon.

    Sources:
    1. Source: https://www.drugabuse.gov/news-events/news-releases/2018/12/teens-using-vaping-devices-in-record-numbers
    2. https://www.cuph.org/uploads/2/5/8/5/25855930/tobacco_facts_ youth_f.pdf


    Register by May 17: https://ntcforms.formstack.com/forms/ecigarettes_eauclaire
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