How to Make the Case for Investing in STD Prevention
Investments in public health infrastructure have a real impact on STD outcomes—and now your jurisdiction can show it. Learn how CDC’s STD Prevention Allocation Consequences Estimator (SPACE Monkey) can help you estimate the impact of STD program budget changes on STD rates. Explore resources from ASTHO and the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) to communicate your jurisdiction’s findings to key audiences.
Implementing Performance Management In Your Health Agency
Performance management is a systematic process that helps an organization achieve its mission and goals. Getting started can be the most daunting part of building performance management into your agency's culture. In this video, health agency leaders – Dr. Mark Levine (SHO-VT), Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt (SHO-DC), Tracy Dolan (SRD-VT), and several performance improvement staff members describe their experiences with performance management and share practical strategies to adopt performance management practices within your health agency.
JUULs in Schools
ASTHO has collaborated with experts from Kansas Public Schools, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Stanford University, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, the Minnesota Department of Health, The Tobacco Control Network (TCN), and the CDC Office on Smoking and Health (OSH) to discuss strategies to reduce JUUL use in schools.
Leading through Public Health Accreditation
In this video, health agency leaders – Dr. LaQuandra Nesbitt (SHO-DC), Catherine de la Cruz-Duran (SHO-designee-PR), and several performance improvement staff members – describe their experiences with accreditation and share practical strategies to engage staff and demonstrate the capabilities of your health agency.
Making Contact: A Training for COVID-19 Contact Tracers
Introductory online course for entry-level COVID-19 contact tracers, for use by health agencies in rapid training of new contact tracers.
Preparing for Healthy People 2030
Healthy People is in its fifth iteration of setting goals and monitoring objectives to promote the health and well-being of people living in the United States. This microlearning session details key changes to Healthy People 2030 and offers steps state and territorial health agencies can take to align their state plans.
The Value of Collaboration: Working with State and Territorial Health Leadership on Tobacco Policy Recommendations
This ASTHO microlearning opportunity outlines the value of collaboration and working with state and territorial health leadership on tobacco policy recommendations.
Workforce Development Virtual Workshop Series: “Tobacco Retail Marketing”
A recorded virtual workshop series on tobacco retail marketing.