Topics in Public Health
The Topics in Public Health (TPH) Series is a complimentary educational series that targets public health professionals.
The series meets the need to provide educational offerings pertinent to public health professionals through exposure of topics that directly affect public health.
TPH presents offerings directly related to the Health and Human Services (HHS) Strategic Plan, HHS Secretary's Strategic Initiatives, topics relevant to the DHHS Operating Divisions, and/or other topics directly related to the advancement of public health.
Continuing Education (CE) Credit
CE credit is available for physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, and certified public health professionals who attend our live webinars. Refer to the Activity Outline for complete CME, CPE, CNE, and CPH information. If CE credit is unavailable, it will be clearly noted.
Current Offering Information
When: Friday, June 21, 2019
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm EDT
Topics in Public Health: The Opioid & Prescription Drug Crisis & Building Recovery-Ready Communities
CE credit approval: 1-hour for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and pharmacists (see Activity Outline for more details)
Register here for webcast (public attendees and FDA staff)
- Justin Riley, President & CEO, Young People in Recovery
- Franklin Erickson, National Program Director, Young People in Recovery
Abstract: This presentation provides an in-depth exploration on the history of the opioid epidemic and where we are currently today in the United States. Up-to-date data and demographic profiles are outlined. The presenter will explore solutions, supports and programs that work to provide individuals with the support they need to achieve and sustain long-term recovery. Strategies are outlined to create recovery-ready communities and also review the model of Young People in Recovery. Leadership to inspire change and to better promote recovery is provided.
Upcoming Webinars – Save the Date!
|Date & Time||Topic||Speaker Name(s)|
Friday, July 19, 2019
2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT
|Pills, Patches and Rings Oh My! How pharmacists can navigate the road to expand contraception care and STI screening||
Registration information will be released via email. Sign up here!
|Date||Topics in Public Health||Speaker Name(s)|
|Friday, March 22, 2019||
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems: An Overview
|Friday, December 14, 2018||
Not Your Typical Disaster Response: An FDA View of the 2017 Hurricane Season
|Friday, November 16, 2018||Arresting Tuberculosis (TB): The Challenges of TB Management in an Immigrant Detention Setting||
|Friday, October 19,2018||Advancing Public Health Through the Project ECHO Model||
|Friday, September 21, 2018||Veterinary Laboratory Investigation and Response Network||
|Friday, July 20, 2018||