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The Mailbag Calendar is continuously updated, online bulletin of events (e.g., trainings, workshops, conferences and online learning events) submitted by and for local public health in Minnesota. To submit an item to this calendar, please use the upcoming events submission form.

*** Event listing will only display events occurring one month prior from today's date and the current month.



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March
5
2015
Calendar icon Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) Community Input Meeting
March 5, 2015; 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. The Minnesota Department of Health is seeking input from community members to inform the design of the Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) grant program and the next request for proposal process. Register at link below.  ...
Start & End Date: 03/05/2015 - 03/05/2015
Contact: Erica Fishman | 6512015819 | erica.fishman@state.mn.us
Website: https://survey.vovici.com/se.ashx?s=56206EE31EB4B107

March
11
2015
Calendar icon Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Screeners
Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Screeners This workshop is recommended for screeners who have limited child health or screening background, or who would like to refresh basic screening practices. It offers those new to hearing and vision screening an opportunity to gain experience and confidence...
Start & End Date: 03/11/2015 - 03/11/2015
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us
Website: http://health.minnesota.gov/divs/fh/mch/ctc/trainings/index.html

Calendar icon Webinar: The Economic Burden of Childhood Lead Exposure in Minnesota
This webinar on March 11, 2015 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. provides a brief overview of the recent Minnesota Environmental Public Health Tracking report, The Economic Burden of Two Childhood Diseases in Minnesota: Asthma & Lead Poisoning, focusing on the economic impact of childhood lead exposure in Minnesota. The methods used in the report and the...
Start & End Date: 03/11/2015 - 03/11/2015
Contact: Mary Jeanne Levitt | 651-201-5627 | maryjeanne.levitt@state.mn.us
Website: http://tinyurl.com/lj7tjwn

March
13
2015
Calendar icon Zip Code Matters! - Where We Learn
The MPHA Policy Forum Series explores how zip code affects where we work, play, learn and eat.  At this third forum panelists and participants will explore and discuss issues related to zip code and our schools. Breakfast and registration begin at 7:00am. Each forum begins promptly at 7:30 am and ends at 9 am. More information can...
Start & End Date: 03/13/2015 - 03/13/2015
Contact: | info@mpha.net
Website: http://www.mpha.net

March
16
2015
Calendar icon Designing and Conducting Focus Group Interviews
The highly acclaimed workshop taught by Richard Krueger “Designing and Conducting Focus Groups Interviews”  will be held as a two day workshop March 16 & 17, 2015.   This workshop is an interactive overview of focus group procedures that can be used in public and non-profit environments.  Practical approaches to...
Start & End Date: 03/16/2015 - 03/17/2015
Contact: Meghan Taylor | 612-626-8434 | tayl0427@umn.edu
Website: http://sph.umn.edu/ce/trainings/focusgroup/

March
17
2015
Calendar icon Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Best Practices in Well Child Screenings (Half-day)- March 17, 2015
Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Best Practices in Well Child Screenings (Half-day)- March 17, 2015 Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC) is Minnesota's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) Program. This workshop includes an overview of Child and Teen Checkups and provides information on evidenced-based best...
Start & End Date: 03/17/2015 - 03/17/2015
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us
Website: https://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/cfh/connect/index.cfm?article=mchedtrain.offerings

Calendar icon Designing and Conducting Focus Group Interviews
The highly acclaimed workshop taught by Richard Krueger “Designing and Conducting Focus Groups Interviews”  will be held as a two day workshop March 16 & 17, 2015.   This workshop is an interactive overview of focus group procedures that can be used in public and non-profit environments.  Practical approaches to...
Start & End Date: 03/16/2015 - 03/17/2015
Contact: Meghan Taylor | 612-626-8434 | tayl0427@umn.edu
Website: http://sph.umn.edu/ce/trainings/focusgroup/

March
18
2015
Calendar icon Designing and Conducting Focus Group Interviews
 The highly acclaimed workshop taught by Richard Krueger “Designing and Conducting Focus Groups Interviews”  will be held as a two day workshop March 18 & 19, 2015.   This workshop is an interactive overview of focus group procedures that can be used in public and non-profit environments.  Practical approaches to...
Start & End Date: 03/18/2015 - 03/19/2015
Contact: Meghan Taylor | 612-626-8434 | tayl0427@umn.edu
Website: http://sph.umn.edu/ce/trainings/focusgroup/

March
19
2015
Calendar icon Designing and Conducting Focus Group Interviews
 The highly acclaimed workshop taught by Richard Krueger “Designing and Conducting Focus Groups Interviews”  will be held as a two day workshop March 18 & 19, 2015.   This workshop is an interactive overview of focus group procedures that can be used in public and non-profit environments.  Practical approaches to...
Start & End Date: 03/18/2015 - 03/19/2015
Contact: Meghan Taylor | 612-626-8434 | tayl0427@umn.edu
Website: http://sph.umn.edu/ce/trainings/focusgroup/

Calendar icon Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) Community Input Meeting
March 19, 2015; 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. The Minnesota Department of Health is seeking input from community members to inform the design of the Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) grant program and the next request for proposal process. Register at link below. ...
Start & End Date: 03/19/2015 - 03/19/2015
Contact: Erica Fishman | 651-201-5819 | erica.fishman@state.mn.us
Website: https://survey.vovici.com/se.ashx?s=56206EE31EB4B107

March
20
2015
Calendar icon Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) Community Input Meeting
March 20, 2015, 9:00 am – 11:00 am. The Minnesota Department of Health is seeking input from community members to inform the design of the Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) grant program and the next request for proposal process. Register at link below...
Start & End Date: 03/20/2015 - 03/20/2015
Contact: Erica Fishman | 651-201-5819 | erica.fishman@state.mn.us
Website: https://survey.vovici.com/se.ashx?s=56206EE31EB4B107

March
24
2015
Calendar icon Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Screeners
Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Screeners This workshop is recommended for screeners who have limited child health or screening background, or who would like to refresh basic screening practices. It offers those new to hearing and vision screening an opportunity to gain experience and confidence...
Start & End Date: 03/24/2015 - 03/24/2015
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us
Website: https://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/cfh/connect/index.cfm?article=mchedtrain.offerings

Calendar icon Webinar: Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative - Local Public Health Input Process
 Webinar: March 24, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. The Minnesota Department of Health is seeking input from Local Public Health Agencies to inform the design of the Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) grant program and the next request for proposal process. Register at link below...
Start & End Date: 03/24/2015 - 03/24/2015
Contact: Erica Fishman | 6512015819 | erica.fishman@state.mn.us
Website: https://survey.vovici.com/se.ashx?s=56206EE310B17EF6

March
27
2015
Calendar icon HIA Training
On Friday, March 27, MDH will provide a free, full-day HIA training in Saint Cloud, MN. The training will cover an introduction to the concept of HIA and the six steps of HIA; examples of HIAs that have been done on state and local plans and policies; and steps for getting started with a project. Instruction will include in-class exercises to ...
Start & End Date: 03/27/2015 - 03/27/2015
Contact: Kelly Muellman | 651-201-5637 | health.hia@state.mn.us
Website: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/hia/training.html