Communicating Challenging Tobacco Control Policies with Executive Leadership

Good afternoon everyone. My name is Joshua Berry and I am the Health Promotion and DiseasePrevention Analyst at ASTHO, the Association of State and Territory Health Officials. Iam honored to welcome you to this webinar on behalf of the Tobacco Control Network.We are looking forward to the rich information and your questions on today’s webinar, […]

How Juul’s E-Cigarette Marketing May Be Misleading Teens | NBC News Now

Using Health IT to Improve STD Services and Strengthen Ties Between Public Health and Primary Care

Hello, everyone, and good afternoon. Thank you for your participation in today’s webinar.I would now like to pass on the call to John Auerbach, who will be the moderator for today.John, go ahead, please.Thanks very much, Maria. Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you for joining us today for thiswebinar on health IT to improve STD […]

Developing a State Health Improvement Plan (SHIP) Learning Series (1 of 4)

Good afternoon everyone. On behalf of the Association of State and Territorial HealthOfficials, also known as ASTHO, I would like to thank you for participating in today’swebinar entitled, ‘Are You Ready to ‘Sail your SHIP??’ Today’s webinar is being recordedand you will receive the link to review the presentation at a later date. My name […]

Applying Lessons Learned from the Master Settlement Agreement with Big Tobacco to Other Industries

(light piano) – Alright, we are going to get going. – Alright, we are going to get going. So good afternoon everybody, I’m Sandro Galea, I have the privilege of serving as dean of School of Public Health at Boston University. And on behalf of everybody at the school, welcome to today’s public health forum. […]

How to save 145,000 lives every year | Patrick M. Krueger | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Helena Bowen Reviewer: Tijana MihajlovićEducation saves lives.In fact, we could save 145,000 lives every single yearif all adults in the United States had at least a high school degree.I know this because I’m a demographer.Demographers study populations.My research focuses on the healthof the entire population of the United States.To me, each one of you […]

CDC: Tips From Former Smokers – Marlene’s Ad

(Marlene) I’m Marlene.I smokedand got macular degeneration.So I don’t see very well.If this happens to you,you could need eye injections every month.Like I do.My first tip is:find a doctor that you could trust.My other tip is:before they put that needle in your eyeball,look as far away as possible.(Announcer) You can quit.For free help,visit CDC.GOV/TIPS

Leveraging the CDC Tips Campaign to Support the Recommendations of the Surgeon General’s Report

Good afternoon, everyone. My name is Jennifer Kahn Marshall, and I am a senior program analystat the National Association of County and City Health Officials, and I manage our BigCities Chronic Disease Community of Practice, and our Tobacco Prevention and Control Program.And, good afternoon. My name is Diana Karczmarczyk, and Iím the senior analyst at […]

An Important Message for Tobacco Users Looking for Work in Florida

Finding a job can be challenging but you may be facing one barrier that you didn’t know was there:you’re smoking status.In Florida, a growing number of employers will not hire tobacco users.This makes quitting not only great for your health but essential for getting a job.Quitting may be hard but getting help is easy.Speak to […]

Aligning State Innovation Models Plans and Health Assessments to Improve Population Health

Good afternoon everyone. My name is Kathy Vincent and I’m the former senior deputy withthe Alabama Department of Public Health. I’m currently consulting with the health systemstransformation team at the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials orASTHO. I’d like to welcome you to today’s payment and delivery reform technical assistancecall, Aligning State Innovation Models […]