Links to Webcasts of Interest to Public Health
http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/webcast/index.htm - This site is routinely updated with new additions and is a repository of multiple archived webcasts of interest to public health and PHNs.
Healthy Babies Summit and AWHONN State Conference- Improving the Health of Parents and their Infants. Nine webcasts were recorded during the conference held on October 15-16, 2009. Included are presentations made by the keynote speakers Michael Lu, MD, MPH, widely recognized for his research in health disparities, teaching and clinical care of premature infants and Michael Fraser, PhD, Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP). (Added November 2009)
“Basic Environmental Health Practice for Public Health Nurses: Climate Warming, GPS Tools and Public Health Strategies” - This two hour session was held and recorded on 10/24/08 at UW-Eau Claire by Dr. Crispin Pierce, Assistant Professor of Environmental Public Health. The Objectives are: 1) To identify current issues in environmental health and how it impacts their area of practice, 2) Develop an awareness of strategies to address environmental health issues, and 3) Identify ways to collaborate to address environmental health issues. To view the webcast go to http://dhsmedia.wi.gov/main/Viewer/?peid=e65a054c-f307-44bd-9fb6-25049bed8241. The target audience is Public Health Nurses, Health Educators and Public Health Nurse Supervisors; other public health professionals may also find the content interesting and useful.
February 2, 2007 - Registered Nurse Delegation To Unlicensed Assistive Personnel Training presented by Gina Dennik-Champion, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Nurses Association
To view prior webcasts, please visit the Mediasite Catalog at: http://dhsmedia.wi.gov/main/Catalog/catalogs/default.aspx
If you have any questions, e-mail Jamie LaBrasca at the Northern Regional Office.