Events

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Tips From Former Smokers® News Conference - Join us Wednesday, May 23, at 10 a.m. for a satellite news conference featuring Tips From Former Smokers® Spokesperson Tiffany, A Successful Quitter. Tiffany will be in the studio live to answer your questions, along with State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris. You can watch the news conference live at the Alabama Public Health Training Network.

Summit on Antimicrobial Stewardship - Registration is now open for the Summit on Antimicrobial Stewardship scheduled for Saturday, May 19 in three locations: Auburn, Birmingham and Huntsville. CEUs are available for pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and nurse practitioners.

NIH Community Listening Session on Minority Health and Health Disparities - Calling all community advocates, clinical and public health professionals, non-profit and faith-based organizations representing NIH-designated health disparity populations to join the National Institutes of Health for a virtual listening session on Wednesday, May 2 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Montgomery discussing the Minority Health and Health Disparities Strategic Plan.

Updates on HIV Prevention Webcast - This April 30 webinar provides an update on the current HIV epidemic, in addition to disparities impacting the African American community related to treatment, stigma and prevention. A regional federal speaker will discuss guidelines for prevention of HIV transmission through daily treatment also known as PrEP. Considerations related to post-exposure prophylaxis or PEP will also be discussed during this free one-hour webinar in observance of National Minority Health and STI Awareness Months.

2018 Employee Health & Fitness Walk - The annual Employee Health & Fitness Walk is teaming up with National Walk @ Lunch Day in 2018 at the State Capitol on Friday, April 13. This day is aimed at promoting awareness for the benefits of physical activity and improving overall employee health and wellness. This event will include a one mile "Fun Walk" around the State Capitol and will offer multiple start times.

AlPHA Educational Conference - The 62nd Annual AlPHA Educational Conference will take place April 4-6, 2018 at Montgomery Marriott Prattville Hotel & Conference Center at Capitol Hill in Prattville, Alabama. The theme will be “Navigating the River of Public Health.”

Education and Awareness Seminar on Reproductive Health - The Alabama Campaign will provide a three-hour Education and Awareness Seminar on Reproductive Health on February 27, 2018, in Birmingham. Registration is now open!

ACCCC Quarterly Meeting - The Alabama Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition (ACCCC) invites you to the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center at Tuskegee University for our next quarterly meeting. The meeting will be held on January 19, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Members are encouraged to attend and the public, as always, is also welcome.

News Conference on Flu Activity in Alabama - On Friday, January 12, we held a news conference to discuss the major seasonal flu situation in Alabama. Watch it on demand at alabamapublichealth.gov/alphtn.

Diabetes, Cardiovascular, and Obesity Conference - The 16th annual Diabetes, Cardiovascular, and Obesity Conference will be held in downtown Montgomery on November 17.