Resources and Opportunities
Public Health Associate Program
The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) is a competitive, two-year, paid training program with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. PHAP associates are assigned to public health agencies and nongovernmental organizations in the United States and US territories, and work alongside other professionals across a variety of public health settings.
Applications for candidates was open January 22-28, 2020. Applications for host sites will be open April 1-14, 2020.
National Network of Public Health Institutes and CDC Sodium Reduction Learning Collaborative
NNPHI is organizing a Sodium Reduction Learning Collaborative (SRLC) to help us work together to reduce the burden of excess sodium intake in our communities! The SRLC will be an engaging and interactive, practitioner-led webinar series, online community platform and email listserv. This collaborative offers a forum to highlight sodium reduction promising practices and nutrition strategies, share useful tools, access just-in-time resources and overcome challenges and barriers. Sessions are scheduled for April 2020 and June 2020.
If you are interested in joining the SRLC, please complete all requested in the following form.
Kansas Public Health Collaborative
The Kansas Public Health Collaborative was developed and launched in 2019 by state and local health department leaders and other public health stakeholders. The new website features articles about public health in action around the state, announcements, information about training opportunities, a public health toolbox including tools, templates and access to subject matter experts on a variety of topic areas, an interactive data map and much more.