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, July 19, 2019
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm EDT
Topics in Public Health: Pills, Patches and Rings Oh My! How pharmacists can navigate the road to expand contraception care and STI screening
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)
- LCDR Thalia Vega, PharmD, BCACP
Abstract: A review of contraceptive care provided through the pharmacy managed Contraceptive clinic at Phoenix Indian Medical Center. This review will discuss an ambulatory care pharmacists' role in expanding contraceptive care to AI/AN as well as a discussion of the US MEC and US SPR as clinical tools and references when making contraceptive care decisions, special populations, clinical pearls and some lessons learned.
Upcoming Webinars – Save the Date!
Registration information will be released via email. Sign up here!
|Date||Topics in Public Health||Speaker Name(s)|
|Friday, June 21, 2019||
The Opioid & Prescription Drug Crisis & Building Recovery-Ready Communities
|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||